Increases in student fees lead to increasing expectations of the value of the student experience. University of Brighton Students Union have commissioned sam-culture to define the opportunity and vision about what a new model of a student union might look like.
Discover Explore is an innovative online and offline exploration, providing access to new technological resources for heritage sites to engage audiences in imaginative ways and add value to their existing activities. Our evaluation of the impacts of the pilot phases in The Great Glen and Lee Valley and testing user response provided evidence of need to inform Heritage Alliance’s HLF bid.
Win/Win: the Cultural Strategy for Winchester
Defining a creative vision and cultural strategy that will maximise the contemporary and heritage cultural assets of Winchesterand create a sense of shared aspiration and ambition with stakeholders to effectively direct sector growth.
In association with Ian Parkes and Mel Larsen
Economic Impact of culture in Milton Keynes
Assessing the economic, cultural and community impacts of a collaborative partnership between Milton Keynes Council and its cultural sector, the study quantified the value of the MK Summer of Culture programme to the city and to stakeholders.
This wide ranging impact study also analysed audience engagement and perceptions, supported by evidence and data to inform future joint working.
Part of the 2012 Cultural Olympiad.
In association with Ian Parkes; SOA Development
Client: Milton Keynes Council
BandBazi has a national and international reputation for creating innovative theatre that tackles political and social issues and gives a voice to marginalised groups.
The company has commissioned sam-culture and the international creative producers and cultural broker, urbanflo, to create an organisational action plan that will reposition BandBazi and move it forward.
Find out more at www.bandbazi.co.uk
This project brought young people into contact with music from different cultures through a programme, inspired by the spirit of London 2012, which made innovative use of local heritage sites. Our evaluation assessed the impacts of participation and performance on audiences, young people and schools. Part of the 2012 Cultural Olympiad.
In association with Mel Larsen.
Client: Hampshire County Council