Ethics in arts sponsorship - Pulse
Friday, 20 April 2018

Following protests of arts organisations’ decisions to accept money from controversial businesses, ArtsProfessional's latest survey reveals the sector’s perspective on ethics in fundraising. 

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Friday, 24 November 2017

Following revelations of inappropriate behaviour by high-profile individuals in the arts, an ArtsProfessional survey has revealed the experiences and views of the sector’s workforce. Frances Richens reports on the findings.

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Wednesday, 18 October 2017

As budgets tighten, many local authorities feel they have little choice but to cut spending on arts and culture. But how is the sector reacting and what should be done to help mitigate the damage? Frances Richens shares the findings of ArtsProfessional’s latest Pulse survey.

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Thursday, 20 October 2016

Should more be done to increase the diversity of those engaging with the arts in the UK? And if so, what? In her final report, Frances Richens looks at the findings from ArtsProfessional’s latest Pulse survey with a focus on audiences. 

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Thursday, 06 October 2016

Should more be done to increase the diversity of the UK’s art and artists? And if so, what? In this second of three reports, Frances Richens looks at the findings from ArtsProfessional's latest Pulse survey, with a focus on diversity in artistic work.

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Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Should the arts be doing more to increase diversity? And if so, what? In this first of three reports, Frances Richens looks at the findings from ArtsProfessional's latest Pulse survey, with a focus on diversity in the workplace.

Friday, 01 May 2015

The growth of screenings in recent years has been exponential, given massive technological developments and a groundswell of support from the 'big players'. But what impact are they having on the theatre industry? Christy Romer highlights some of the findings from ArtsProfessional’s latest Pulse survey. 550 respondents took part in the research from 30 March –8 April 2015.

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Tuesday, 16 December 2014

As financial pressures on the arts sector continue, arts organisations are working to build new revenue streams and cut costs. What impact is this having on employment practices? Liz Hill highlights some of the findings from ArtsProfessional’s latest Pulse survey. 524 respondents took part in the research from 6 –16 October 2014.

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Thursday, 20 February 2014

Liz Hill examines the findings from ArtsProfessional’s latest Pulse survey gathering the sector’s views on the geographic distribution of arts funding in England. 645 respondents took part in the research from 7–17 February 2014.

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Thursday, 05 December 2013

Liz Hill explores the findings and implications of ArtsProfessional’s first Pulse survey, through which 360 arts professionals shared their views on the distribution of Arts Lottery funding.