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A curated collection of case studies, tools and guidance relevant to the civic role of arts organisations.

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Assemble

“The non-hierarchical aspect of the way in which we work, and the social support that gives to our working practice, is...

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Out North

"What Out North has been really good at doing is asking questions of people, and we need to keep those dialogues...

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Art Hives

"Our western society separates out art from the everyday – so we bring it back together."

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Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

"We very much value our collection, our heritage sites, our expertise – but we see those as the tools helping people...

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Eroles Project

"We're trying to look at how to create more synergies, and how to model more creative, responsive ways of living...

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Queens Museum

"We don’t take the lead within the communities, we do the structural support work so that communities are able to...

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MitOst

“Arts, culture, creativity are all about having that space where you can find different solutions, where you can hear...

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Encounters

"Art can speak differently: artists can be agents for change, for innovation, it can bring people together in a room...

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Big hART

“We’re interested in bringing hidden stories back into the narrative, so that they are influencing 'the narration...

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Slung Low

“Theatre should be immediate and sexy and political and relevant – it should be the most exciting thing anyone can do...

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Drama Box

“We are still convincing the people in Singapore that the arts is integral to our lives and can play a role in the...

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Theatre Project Vmeste

“Nobody knows about Russia, what’s going on, no one. I see myself like a bridge between the rest of the world and Russia...

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