Resources for download

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Pilot study reports

“Audience exchange”: cultivating peer-to-peer dialogue at unfamiliar arts events | Article by Prof. Stephanie Pitts and Dr. Jonathan Gross (2017) in Arts and the Market Vol. 7 Issue: 1, pp.65-79

Participations article | Article from Participations reporting on our research with Birmingham Contemporary Music Group in 2014-15: ‘Audiences for the contemporary arts: Exploring varieties of participation across art forms in Birmingham, UK.’  Volume 13, Issue 1, May 2016

Understanding Audiences for the Contemporary Arts | Presentation by Dr. Jonathan Gross and Prof. Stephanie Pitts at the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music conference, August 2015

Understanding Audiences for the Contemporary Arts | Project report by Dr. Jonathan Gross and Prof. Stephanie Pitts, June 2015

Pilot study resources

UACA References | Understanding audiences for the contemporary arts: a review of recent literature

Pilot Study Interview Schedule | Questions from our ‘audience exchange’ discussions with new audiences for the contemporary arts

Guide to Audience Exchange | Our guide to carrying out a successful audience exchange programme

Collaborative research with arts organisations | Six things we’ve learnt about effective collaboration between academics and arts organisations