Own Art Gallery impact study
Total value of the project
Duration of the project
September 2022 - December 2022
This commissioned rapid-response research focused on Own Art member galleries, a key segment of Creative United’s arts market activity.
The project methodology entailed reviews of external literature, surveys and Own Art member survey data, followed by interviews with representative Own Art member galleries.
Creative United wished to better understand the challenges of the cost of living crisis for their members and businesses within the visual arts sector more broadly, in order to communicate to funders and stakeholders the current challenges of operating in the contemporary visual arts and crafts sectors.
- to explore and understand the challenges of the cost of living crisis for visual arts galleries
- to report on the current challenges of operating in the contemporary visual arts and crafts sectors
Research insights supported the launch of online training for galleries. New on-demand online training – Creative United insights supported ongoing communications with Own Art member galleries.