Urban images and cultural narratives after the Rio 2016 Olympic Games
Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
In this blog, ICC researcher, Ailsa Peate, outlines the ‘Brand Brazil’ project: a transnational collaboration between the ICC and academics from the University of São Paulo that is exploring international representations of Brazil in the wake of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Political literacy in culture, health and wellbeing
Kerry Wilson Monday, June 26th, 2017
The ICC’s Head of Research Kerry Wilson reflects on the Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference in Bristol, 19-21 June 2017, including the notable mobilisation of the field as a political movement.
Why Social Value Matters in Cultural Policy Research
Kerry Wilson Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
In her latest blog, ICC’s Head of Research Kerry Wilson reflects on the policy pertinence and academic significance of the institute’s research on the social value of cultural assets.
50th Anniversary of L’Amour de l’Art: Have museum visitor profiles really changed?
Rafaela Ganga Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
Dr Rafaela Ganga is Research Associate at the ICC. In her first blog for the institute, she discusses her recent contribution to a conference commemorating the 50th anniversary of Pierre Bourdieu’s seminal contribution to sociological museum studies, L’Amour de l’Art.