Creative economy

Getting down to (creative) business

It’s a pleasure to see the creative industries treated as an identifiable business path for entrepreneurs with its own special issues, culture and needs. That’s what we’re promised with the Al Quoz Creative Entrepreneurship Forum, a two-day event in Alserkal [ … ]

Creative economy

The infrastructure of culture

AEA Consulting’s Cultural Infrastructure Index is always an interesting read. Established back in 2016, it aims to provide an overview of investment in big cultural sector projects, specifically those a budget of $10 million or more that were publicly announced [ … ]

Creative economy

So you want to work in the arts?

If you’re a magpie reader, there’s a reasonable chance that you’d like a job in or around the arts. For some of us, it’s all a matter of chance. For others there might more agency involved, particularly if you’re at [ … ]