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Using evidence to show the value of arts and culture

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Existing reports and resources for arts and cultural organisations to refer to in order to build their own evidence base on the impact of arts and cultural work

In this section

Impact across a range of outcomes

Resources to help in understanding the impact across a range of outcomes of arts and culture programmes. Includes an overview of arts impact research

Social, health and wellbeing impact

Resources for understanding the impact of arts and culture on social, health and wellbeing. Includes an evidence review of the health benefits of the arts

Older people

Evidence based resources for arts and cultural organisations considering the impact of arts and cultural work on the health and wellbeing of older people

Economic impact

Resources for arts and cultural organisations to refer to when building their own evidence base that consider the economic impact of arts and cultural work

Evidence libraries held by national organisations

Sources of evidence on the impact of arts and culture. Also specialist advice, support and networking opportunities for those working in cultural commissioning

Further reading

Are we measuring social value in the right way? Should we be measuring it at all? These reports and projects explore this topic in more detail

Page last edited Dec 09, 2015

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