ArtWorks Evaluation Final Report: Executive Summary

Published: 1 March 2015 

This report summarises the findings from an independent evaluation of the ArtWorks initiative. 

The evaluation team’s reports explain how they have mapped and analysed ArtWorks as an initiative – using an intervention model’ against which to understand progress against aims; assessing its size and scale; undertaking conceptual clustering of activities; and modelling partnership approaches. It also details their findings. Key achievements noted include: new partnerships and relationships; contribution to the critical mass of knowledge in this area; pathfinders and partners better informed about artists’ needs; tested and transferable models; the engagement of national funding agencies; and strong indications of legacy work.