Presentations

As part of our goal of providing highly-relevant and insightful research on the arts, Kelly Hill has created and conducted dozens of presentations in both official languages, in various disciplines and in all regions of the country. Many of these presentations are available for download below.

7 May 2013

In this presentation to the Mississauga Cultural Resource Partnership, Kelly Hill highighted findings from a project to measure the cultural investment by the City of Mississauga. In addition, he spoke about artists and cultural workers in Mississauga, cultural development in other cities, and why cultural development matters at a local level.

2 March 2013

This session highlighted statistics and data gaps regarding the arts and culture in Saskatchewan.

28 February 2013

This session highlighted what research can (and can’t) tell us about arts audiences, including information about demographic factors and cultural crossovers, motivations underlying arts attendance, and the concept of arts engagement.

26 October 2012

At this critical time for the development of the arts in Nova Scotia, Kelly Hill's presentation helped further the collaborative momentum in the cultural community, informed the community about key cultural statistics, and helped frame the context for the next stages of broad-based sector planning and engagement. The presentation includes information about participation rates in arts and culture activities, consumer spending on culture, artists, cultural workers, funding for culture, volunteers and donors.

12 October 2012

This presentation outlines research on the economic and social effects of culture, including evidence about the value of the arts to the quality of life, economic vitality, and vibrancy of communities. The presentation also contains data on the arts and culture in Windsor-Essex.