How Culture Works in Practice


19 October 2020

14:30 - 14:40

Welcome and introduction

14:40 - 14:55

Input: Why and how “Culture Works

  • Why a specific evaluation concept for cultural work?
  • How does it work? What are experiences so far?
  • And what are the challenges we are confronted with?
14:55 - 15:35

Breakout Sessions

Purpose: What are the expectations of evaluation? Legitimation vs. learning? Transparency? What’s the benefit and for whom?

2. Indicators and methodology: What are good indicators for cultural work? What methods are suitable? How to bring indicators and methodology together with a process-oriented approach and unintended effects?

3. Toolbox: How could an evaluation project look like with the objective to create a toolbox for evaluating cultural work?


15:35 - 16:10

Presentation of results and conclusion

16:10 - 16:30