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Aug2019
GCDN ANNUAL CONVENING – SINGAPORE 2019 & LUGANO 2020
GCDN ANNUAL CONVENING – SINGAPORE 2019 & LUGANO 2020

Last week, GCDN convened in Singapore for what has been – thanks to our co-host, our members, our speakers and all our guests – a fantastic three days of engaging discussions, workshops and social events. We’ve learned a lot about Singapore’s complex cultural life and had a blast in the process. We will circulate a full report and lots of

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Aug2019
GCDN releases The Social Impact of Cultural Districts
GCDN releases The Social Impact of Cultural Districts

This year’s research report, written by Professor Geoffrey Crossick, analyses the different ways social impact is defined; draws out current good practice, highlighting gaps and challenges; and suggests a framework and principles for future action. We hope it will galvanize districts to reflect further on current approaches and join up where appropriate to share knowledge and practice. This is intended

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Aug2019
AEA Consulting releases the 2018 Cultural Infrastructure Index
AEA Consulting releases the 2018 Cultural Infrastructure Index

AEA Consulting is pleased to announce the release of the 2018 Cultural Infrastructure Index. Now in its third edition, the Index seeks to measure investment in capital projects in the cultural sector, identifying projects with a budget of US$10 million or more that were publicly announced or completed within a calendar year. This year’s analysis finds $8.0 billion-worth of new physical assets were

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Welcoming a New Affiliate Member: Wordsearch, Singapore

Welcoming a New Affiliate Member: Wordsearch, Singapore

Welcoming a New Affiliate Member: Cistri, Singapore & Hong Kong – Urbis, Australia

Welcoming a New Affiliate Member: Cistri, Singapore & Hong Kong – Urbis, Australia

Kingston Creative visits GCDN & AEA Consulting in London

Kingston Creative visits GCDN & AEA Consulting in London

Welcoming a New Member: Harbour Front – Sydney, Australia

Welcoming a New Member: Harbour Front – Sydney, Australia

Adelaide Festival Centre’s Her Majesty’s Theatre redevelopment project

Adelaide Festival Centre’s Her Majesty’s Theatre redevelopment project

IN CONVERSATION WITH… Panel Discussion: Building A Creative Economy – The Transformation of Urban Spaces into Cultural and Educational Districts

IN CONVERSATION WITH… Panel Discussion: Building A Creative Economy – The Transformation of Urban Spaces into Cultural and Educational Districts

Welcoming Anupam Yog – Adviser, GCDN

Welcoming Anupam Yog – Adviser, GCDN

GCDN Participation at UNFOLD’s 2nd annual Art XChange in Bahrain

GCDN Participation at UNFOLD’s 2nd annual Art XChange in Bahrain