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About the Inquiry

The Inquiry seeks to increase awareness of the civic role that arts organisations play nationally and in their communities. Through research and consultation we want to develop understanding of what constitutes ‘next practice’ and create a movement of organisations committed to demonstrating it.

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Recent Publications

Phase 1 Briefing note

This briefing note summarises the different elements of research and consultation that have comprised Phase 1 of the Inquiry...

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Advisory Panel discussion summary

What are the key themes for Phase 1 of the Inquiry?

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News from the Inquiry

Posted by Sam Cairns

The Inquiry into the Civic Role of Arts Organisations has been very quiet over the past few months as we processed all the...

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Scoping Research: Expressions of interest invited

Posted by Sam Cairns

We are seeking to recruit one or more individuals or organisations to undertake scoping research to inform thinking about how...

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