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Research digest: Culture and placemaking

What is the relationship between culture and placemaking?

This digest brings together research that examines how and why arts and culture play a part in placemaking and what that means for organisations, practitioners, policymakers and funders.

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‘Whose heritage matters? Working with community-based organisations at Dunga Beach cultural heritage site in Kisumu’. Photo by Beth Perry.
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My essential reads: The value of culture in urban sustainability

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Stitch Journal. Clare Danek, 2020
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My essential reads: pleasure, play and connection in everyday creativity

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University of Leeds. Photographer: Andy Lord
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How to … shape cultural policy through research

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Skippko Arts Team. Photo by Nicki Taylor
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Research digest: Everyday creativity

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Image: The Lowry
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How to … fail well

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