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Arts Participation Research

22 May 2014

Arts in Daily Life: Australian participation in the arts is an independent study commissioned by the Australia Council, which provides insight into how Australians participate in the arts today.

Talking Points

16 May 2014

Talking Points is a profile of the contemporary visual arts sector in 2013-14 authored by Phip Murray. The report is not intended as a comprehensive analysis, but to give a snapshot of current issues, opportunities and challenges in the sector, and map key developments over the last decade.

Children and Reading Literature Review

28 February 2014

The Literature section of the Australia Council for the Arts commissioned this literature review in response to the decline in children’s reading measured by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The review aimed to summarise current knowledge on Australian children’s leisure reading, and identifies gaps in knowledge and opportunities for further research.

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