Creative Scotland Research

Selling Platforms for Art, Craft and Design in Scotland: A Report

Published: 05 Jul 2021

The Selling Platforms Report for Visual Arts, Craft and Design in Scotland was commissioned by Creative Scotland in 2019 and gives an important insight into the experience of people working in the sector in a variety of roles, from the maker to the seller.

COVID-19 Population Survey: Wave 3

Published: 23 Jun 2021

This report sets out the findings of the third wave of our COVID-19 Population Survey research, with fieldwork undertaken between the 7th and 17th May 2021.

Exploring the post-pandemic landscape of Scottish Literary Festivals

Published: 03 Mar 2021

This engaging and comprehensive report from freelance Programmer and Interviewer, Lee Randall, captures the significant shift to digital bookish activity in Scotland and further afield as 2020’s lockdown of Festival season stretched on.

COVID-19 Scottish Creative Sectors Survey

Published: 24 Feb 2021

This report provides a summary of our survey of the Scottish creative sectors that asked about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic since March 2020 and ongoing challenges for 2021.

Platforms for Creative Excellence Programme Evaluation Report

Published: 29 Jan 2021

This interim report reflects what happened in the first year of the PlaCE programme and before the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 Population Survey: Wave 2

Published: 13 Jan 2021

Surveying a representative sample of the population in Scotland, this is the second wave of research, following the first wave which was completed in August 2020.

CashBack for Creativity: Year 2 Evaluation Report

Published: 08 Dec 2020

An evaluation of Year 2 of CashBack for Creativity, which offers young people across Scotland the opportunity to engage in creative and cultural activity.

CashBack for Creativity: Year 3 and Summative Evaluation Report

Published: 08 Dec 2020

An evaluation of Year 3 of CashBack for Creativity, which offers young people across Scotland the opportunity to engage in creative and cultural activity.

A Creative Decade; Measuring the Impact of CashBack for Creativity

Published: 08 Dec 2020

This Media Education report explores the challenges of evaluating long-term impact, highlighting effective evaluation carried out by Cashback-funded organisations, and offering important considerations for funders and youth arts providers.

Scottish Audience Intentions

Published: 26 Nov 2020

Creative Scotland asked The Audience Agency to design, analyse and report on a survey intended to inform on audience behaviours during, and beyond, the Covid-19 pandemic.