RESEARCH: Underrepresented, under-engaged and discriminated-against people are being overlooked – Mapping ‘The Hidden’
A national investigation to identify ‘hidden’ audiences – the many niche, underrepresented, under-engaged and discriminated-against people being overlooked in current nationwide arts audience research, policies and long-term strategies. —— Mapping ‘The Hidden’ is an unfunded passion project, run as a collaboration between Arts Audience Insights CIC and Disconnected Bodies Ltd, and with the support of… Read more
RESOURCE: Deepening an Audience Relationship.
Many organizations want new audiences to not only walk through the door, but also experience their space in specific ways. Much has been written about moving audience interactions from transactions to relationships. Organisations lay the groundwork for those relationships by thinking through how audiences will interact with their space/offer and develop programmes to fulfill their… Read more
CLIENT: Circus Factory Ireland. Audience profiling and engagement planning.
Circus Factory is a community-based circus training and creation space in Cork, Ireland. Their goal is to promote circus and street arts, and provide training opportunities for all ages and levels. During a period of relaunch and reflection, Circus Factory commissioned DCB to undertake a full strategic analysis of their current audience engagement position as… Read more
CLIENT: BIMM Institute with Creative United (Greenhouse Enterprise Programme)
The Greenhouse Enterprise Programme is a brand-new business support programme delivered in partnership with BIMM Institute, designed to provide training, coaching, and funding for entrepreneurial projects within the music industry by students from underrepresented groups. Launched in June 2021, the BIMM Institute invites 20 enterprising students and alumni who have fantastic business ideas to enroll… Read more
CLIENT: Re:Create with Wandsworth Council and Creative United.
Re:Create 2021 business support programme helped 50 artists, makers, and creative businesses in Wandsworth to be bold in their business plans by providing tailored, one-to-one audience/marketing support and networking events. Re:Create 2021 was a programme designed by Creative United, and delivered in partnership with Wandsworth Council and Hive Collective. It provided free, specialist 1:1 audience… Read more
CLIENT: Digital Outreach support for Creative Dance London.
Creative Dance London facilitates transformation through creativity, with a vision for a world that celebrates individuals for who they are. CDL’s sessions offer something for everyone regardless of their experience in dance or movement, with sessions for active adults aged 60+ as well as mixed-aged groups. The launch of Damn Fine Dance, CDL’s adult dance… Read more