CultureHive Search

Search results

Found 39 results

Visitor to British Library taking photo of exhibit with mobile phone

Digital hybridity: a deep dive from our Covid-19 participation monitor

How are different types of audiences responding to the new ways of engaging with culture that have emerged over the last 18 months? And what does the future of digital or ‘hybrid’ engagement look like? As the sector begins to cautiously reopen, questions remain around audience appetite for continued digital engagement, as well as how ... Read more


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

Visitor in mask looking at manuscript in the British Library

Wellbeing through Covid: a deep dive from our Covid-19 Participation Monitor

Which audiences have felt the impact on their wellbeing the hardest? And which arts, culture or heritage activities had the most positive impact on people’s wellbeing?  Following our initial findings from the third wave of The Audience Agency’s Cultural Participation Monitor that we published recently, we now have a deep dive into the specific impacts ... Read more


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

Wellbeing and willingness to return: findings from the third wave of the Covid-19 participation monitor

What is the impact on the nation’s wellbeing, and when will audiences be returning?  Despite the vaccine rollout, there remains a hesitancy to return amongst audiences, with a continuing sense of risk to health and only slow rises in cultural engagement. In first findings from the third wave of the Cultural Participation Monitor, The Audience ... Read more


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

A lightbulb gives off a warm yellow glow

Culture Restart: audience and visitor tracking research, May 2021

The May 2021 findings from the Culture Restart research by the Insights Alliance, a partnership between Baker Richards, Indigo and One Further. The research supports cultural organisations at all stages of reopening, and will track customer sentiment over six months, giving organisations instant access to audience insight and building a national picture for the benefit of the whole sector.


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

A smiling woman with arms out stretched is covered by falling strips of coloured paper

Green shoots in April 2021- signs of recovery

A new study released by TRG Arts and UK arts data specialists Purple Seven, Green Shoots in April 2021?, is based on data collected from the COVID-19 Sector Benchmark, an initiative led by TRG Arts and Purple Seven, which has grown into the largest global arts and cultural consumer dataset in the industry. Data from venues in ... Read more


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

Inequality through Covid: findings from the second wave of the Covid-19 participation monitor

Is Covid-19 further exacerbating existing inequalities in cultural engagement?  By now, we know all too well that the pandemic has impacted everyone negatively, but this latest report from The Audience Agency focuses specifically on the inequality of those impacts, asking who is more negatively impacted and looking at how that relates to or exacerbates previously existing ... Read more


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

A smiling person with hands out wide amongst multi-coloured, falling squares of paper

The 5 reassurances audiences need for reopening

Katy Raines, Indigo looks at health and safety, access, financial, social and brand reassurances that you must give audiences in order to build confidence to return.


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

Culture Restart: audience and visitor tracking research, March 2021

The March 2021 findings from the Culture Restart research by the Insights Alliance, a partnership between Baker Richards, Indigo and One Further. The research supports cultural organisations at all stages of reopening, and will track customer sentiment over six months, giving organisations instant access to audience insight and building a national picture for the benefit of the whole sector.


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

Willingness to attend: findings from the Covid-19 participation monitor

Which audiences are ready to return?  This report from The Audience Agency shares findings from a nationwide survey, the Cultural Participation Monitor. It is part of a wider national research programme that is building a robust and in-depth picture of the impacts of Covid-19 on the UK’s cultural sector.


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

Culture Restart: audience and visitor tracking research, January 2021

The January 2021 findings from the Culture Restart research by the Insights Alliance, a partnership between Baker Richards, Indigo and One Further. The research supports cultural organisations at all stages of reopening, and will track customer sentiment over six months, giving organisations instant access to audience insight and building a national picture for the benefit of the whole sector.


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

Digital engagement: findings from the Covid-19 participation monitor

How are the public engaging in digital creative and cultural activities during the pandemic?


Published: 2021 | Resource type: Research

Culture Restart: second wave of findings, November 2020

The second wave of responses to the Culture Restart research by the Insights Alliance, a partnership between Baker Richards, Indigo and One Further. The research supports cultural organisations at all stages of reopening, and will track customer sentiment over six months, giving organisations instant access to audience insight and building a national picture for the benefit of the whole ... Read more


Published: 2020 | Resource type: Research

Covid-19 Cultural Participation Monitor: December 2020

This report from The Audience Agency shares findings from a nationwide survey on the public’s views about participating in creative and cultural activities through the pandemic. It is part of a wider national research programme that is building a robust and in-depth picture of the impacts of Covid-19 on the UK’s cultural sector.


Published: 2020 | Resource type: Research

A group of excited children surround a bright blue elephant puppet

Family audiences: welcoming back after Covid-19

The Family Arts Campaign and Indigo have worked together to look at how families feel about returning to live events after Covid-19. Many family audiences have much in common with other regular culture-goers. However, there are a few significant areas where they differ significantly and which might hold some clues for venues, producing organisations and ... Read more


Published: 2020 | Resource type: Research

Culture Restart: first wave of results

A new partnership between Baker Richards, Indigo and One Further, The Insights Alliance, has launched the Culture Restart Toolkit. This set of free tools is designed for cultural organisations at all stages of reopening, and will track customer sentiment over six months, giving organisations instant access to audience insight and building a national picture for ... Read more


Published: 2020 | Resource type: Research

Members of an audience standing and looking forward

My essential reads: understanding audiences

When we think about audience research, are we hoping to engage people who are new to the arts, deepen the experience of those who already attend, or demonstrate the cultural value of live arts events? Stephanie Pitts shares four recommended reads to help deepen your understanding of audiences, audience engagement and audience research. Read the ... Read more


Published: 2020 | Resource type: Essential reads

Toddler wearing a face mask watching movie in the cinema.

After the Interval: Act 2

Katy Raines, Indigo takes us through the second wave of findings from their national research on audience views on missing cultural events, booking tickets during lockdown, returning to live cultural events with social distancing, and experiencing culture in different formats.  Includes full, downloadable report, summary of findings and link to interactive dashboard.


Published: 2020 | Resource type: Research

After the Interval: National Audience Research

Katy Raines, Indigo takes us through the first waves of findings from their national research on audience views to returning to live cultural events, booking tickets now and in the future and missing out on events during lockdown. Includes full, downloadable report, summary of findings and link to interactive dashboard.


Published: 2020 | Resource type: Research

Taking an audience snapshot #ADA

The second blog by Kim Watson, Digital Marketing Manager, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra  as part of her Fellowship at the Audience Diversity Academy 


Published: 2020 | Resource type: Article

Black Men Walking: report on the findings of a large tour of new Black British work

A report on the findings from Eclipse‘s largest tour of new Black British work to date. This report was illustrated by Cressida Djambov and is a condensed summary of an audience engagement review conducted by Indigo, based on the data they gathered across the 14 week tour of Black Men Walking between February to April 2018.


Published: 2020 | Resource type: Research