Top tips, thoughts and advice from The Audience Agency...

  1. Getting creative with evaluation – 5 things to consider

    Lucie Fitton believes evaluation can be fun and fruitful when you get creative about collecting feedback.

    Read more
  2. Top tips for successful evaluation planning

    Maya Sharma explains how asking yourself the right questions while planning your learning and participation evaluation is the key to getting meaningful answers from your audience.

    Read more
  3. 5 fantastic ways you can get young people to love evaluation

    Inspired by her recent work with the Wellcome Collection's youth teams, Ashleigh Hibbins walks us through her tried and tested tips to engaging young people with evaluation.

    Read more
  4. Outdoor Arts - above and beyond audience development

    “Experiencing culture that is live and unique to a specific public space reminds us of the value of enjoying something together.”

    Read more
  5. Centering Disabled Arts and Audiences

    Ashleigh Hibbins and Maya Sharma share their recent learning around disabled access, audiences, artists and art.

    Read more
  6. Audiences: Diversity and Representation

    Lucie Fitton and Gabrielle Young discuss great ideas that were generated at the recent Young people in the Arts event

    Read more
  7. Engaging school pupils with an Autism Spectrum Disorder - Teacher Q&A

    An interview by Lucie Fitton, Head of Learning and Participation, with Lilian Cooper.

    Read more
  8. SHIFT Digital

    Maya discusses the recent evaluation of Cheshire East Council's SHIFT programme, where creative and digital activities were used to bring about inter-generational learning.

    Read more
  9. A week with Lucie

    Head of Learning and Participation, Lucie Fitton gives us an insight into her working week as a TAA agent and some of the projects that she is currently involved with.

    Read more
  10. How far can we frame the participatory work in museums as research?

    Maya reflects on a recent workshop hosted by the Centre for Critical Studies in Museums, Galleries and Heritage at Leeds University

    Read more
  11. The wider appeal of culturally specific programming?

    Katie Windsor discusses recent audience research work that she has undertaken with The Mosaic Rooms

    Read more
  12. 2018 arts and culture predictions

    Our agents predict what may be in store for our sector in 2018...

    Read more
  13. A week with Rhiannon

    Consultant Rhiannon Davies blogs about a typical week in the life of an Audience Agency agent

    Read more
  14. Rethinking Diversity

    Our top takeaways from the ENGAGE 2017 conference…

    Read more
  15. A look back at 2017

    The Learning and Participation team take a look back at the year through pictures...

    Read more
  16. Meet the Team | Ariadne Anastasopoulou

    We asked Ariadne about her role as Community & Support Manager and the work she does supporting clients

    Read more
  17. Meet the Team | Nathan Goreing

    We spoke to Nathan about his role as Community & Support Officer and asked him to reveal his top tips for new Audience Finder users

    Read more
  18. Community Engagement - it's all Greek to me

    Lucie Fitton writes about her experience as Course Leader for the British Council’s Cultural Skills International Museums Academy in Greece...

    Read more
  19. What does it mean to be truly community led?

    Learning from the People’s History Museum...

    Read more
  20. Spread the Word

    Engaging young people with libraries and spoken word...

    Read more
  21. Top Tips | Engagement Mission

    How to ensure your freelancers and ambassadors are on board with your engagement mission...

    Read more
  22. Taking Inspiration

    Amanda Colbourne shares her experience of this year's Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference and Exchange...

    Read more
  23. Release Your Inner Female Ninja

    Sarah Chambers reflects on the action-focussed ninja like attitude at this year's AMA conference...

    Read more
  24. A Personal Takeaway

    Dr Steven Hadley reflects on his experience at this year's AMA conference...

    Read more
  25. The Value of Everything

    Flights, dinner, obligatory picture on the titanic stairs…Belfast we made it!

    Read more
  26. What to Value

    Howard Buckley blogs about how the AMA conference has taught him what to value...

    Read more
  27. Top Tips | Getting Started with Audience Development

    Top tips from our agents on how to get started with audience development...

    Read more
  28. Culture Geek 2017

    Read Katie Moffat's round up of this year's Culture Geek conference...

    Read more
  29. Learning from Big Data

    Reaching out to less engaged family audiences...

    Read more
  30. Event | Let's Get Real

    Read our round up of Culture 24's Let's Get Real: Young Audiences Conference...

    Read more
  31. Event Blog | YPIA Creative Cities

    Reflections following the Young People in the Arts event on why location matters...

    Read more
  32. How does subtitling improve your marketing?

    Stagetext answers the big questions...

    Read more
  33. Tech4Culture

    The Audience Agency series of audience development events in Istanbul...

    Read more
  34. Case Study | Talawa Theatre Company

    Read how Show Stats has helped staff at Talawa Theatre Company gain real audience insight...

    Read more
  35. 'The Making of Learning' and 'What is Art'?

    Thoughts on the Making Learning: Pop-up School and Symposium workshop at Tate Exchange with Plymouth School of Creative Arts...

    Read more
  36. What I'm really thinking when you're talking about me...

    A young person’s perspective on the conversation around engaging with his generation...

    Read more
  37. Visualising an Audience Development Workshop

    Jacqui Fortnum writes about her recent audience development workshop and the accompanying visual minutes...

    Read more
  38. Our predictions for 2017

    Our agents predict what may be in store for arts and culture in 2017...

    Read more
  39. The Learning Diaries | A look back at 2016

    Katie Windsor takes a look back at 2016 through pictures...

    Read more
  40. The Learning Diaries | International Cultural Learning

    Top Tips for delivering international cultural learning projects...

    Read more
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Register now for access to Audience Finder national data, audience development plans and to subscribe to our Insight e-newsletter

Register now