SPARC Events

There are currently no forthcoming SPARC events – check back on this page for future announcements and read materials and reports from previous events. 

Open Space
We are all participants now: so what is the future for presentational arts?

In September 2018, we hosted an Open Space discussion around the future of participatory and presentational arts. Click here to read the full report and see Beka Haigh’s gorgeous visual minutes.

Audience Research in the Arts Conference (3-5 July 2019)

Sheffield Performer and Audience Research Centre (SPARC) hosted a conference in July 2019 to bring together audience researchers from around the world from within academia and the arts sector. Find out more about the conference, including our round-up of closing discussions.