Cultural Trends

(The TQCC of Cultural Trends is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-10-01 to 2023-10-01.)
Creative and cultural work without filters: Covid-19 and exposed precarity in the creative economy124
“A plague upon your howling”: art and culture in the viral emergency46
COVID-19, inclusion and workforce diversity in the cultural economy: what now, what next?39
From public good to public value: arts and culture in a time of crisis26
Cultural and creative ecosystems: a review of theories and methods, towards a new research agenda25
The need for robust critique of research on social and health impacts of the arts24
Five months under COVID-19 in the cultural sector: a German perspective21
Valuing Culture and Heritage Capital: A framework towards informing decision making18
Covid-19 and the African cultural economy: an opportunity to reimagine and reinvigorate?17
Culture as care: Argentina’s cultural policy response to Covid-1916
Fire, pestilence and the extractive economy: cultural policy after cultural policy15
The next normal: Chinese indie music in a post-COVID China14
Tastes of our time: analysing age cohort effects in the contemporary distribution of music tastes12
Is it really about the evidence? argument, persuasion, and the power of ideas in cultural policy11
France and the restitution of cultural goods: the Sarr-Savoy report and its reception10
Gamification and cultural institutions in cultural heritage promotion: a successful example from Italy9
Evaluating equity: assessing diversity efforts through a social justice lens8
Music and wellbeing vs. musicians’ wellbeing: examining the paradox of music-making positively impacting wellbeing, but musicians suffering from poor mental health8
Digital access, skills, and dollars: applying a framework to digital exclusion in cultural institutions7
The missing museums: accreditation, surveys, and an alternative account of the UK museum sector7
Policy attachment in the arts: the underlying agendas of arts’ social role7
Investigating the relationship between visitor location and motivations to attend a museum7
Visiting pop concerts and festivals: measuring the value of an integrated live music motivation scale7
Urban art in Lisbon: opportunities, tensions and paradoxes7
The impact of austerity measures on local government funding for culture in England6
Do the cultural industries offer labour market opportunities for women and youth? A global south case study6
A hard day’s night: building sustainable careers for musicians6
Understanding the value of the creative arts: place-based perspectives from regional Australia6
Culture 2025A National Cultural Policy Framework for Ireland6
Editorial: Art and culture in the viral emergency6
Do state funding, geographic location, and networks matter?5
Tangibles, intangibles and other tensions in the Culture and Communities Mapping Project5
So close yet so far: DIY cultures in Portugal and Brazil5
Funding resilience: market rationalism and the UK’s “mixed economy” for the arts4
How online video platforms could support China’s independent microfilm (short film) makers and enhance the Chinese film industry4
The audiovisual action plan: a new audiovisual policy for Ireland4
Patronage as a way out of crisis? the case of major cultural institutions in Spain4
Selection and survival in the field of cultural production: a longitudinal study of the Australian census4
Roses for everyone? Arts Council England’s 2020–2030 strategy and local authority museums – a thematic analysis and literature review4
Arts education partnerships: sources of harmony and dissonance with cultural institutions’ collaborative efforts4
“Where is your fixed point?” Dealing with ambiguous freelance musician careers3
Understanding cultural participation through participation – inventiveness, multivalence and epistemic modernisation3
Understanding changes to perceived socioeconomic and psychosocial adversities during COVID-19 for UK freelance cultural workers3
Screen monopoly and diversity: a comparative study between the Korean and French film industries3
The transformative role of Angels’ cultural organisations under austerity2
Left cultural populism and podemos: is it possible to newly orient cultural policy in Spain?2
Supporting the cultural industries using venture capital: a policy experiment from South Korea2
Unequal entanglements: how arts practitioners reflect on the impact of intensifying economic inequality2
Care in creative work: exploring the ethics and aesthetics of care through arts-based methods2
Precarious work and creative placemaking: freelance labour in Bristol2
Between cultural trade and cultural development: examining the first decade of UNESCO's International Fund for Cultural Diversity2
Live or recorded? Reassessing the “decline of the highbrow arts” debate using European newspaper data, 1960–20102
Inclusive online community arts: COVID and beyond COVID2
The impacts of digital initiatives on musicians during COVID-19: examining the Melbourne Digital Concert Hall2
The arts, Bohemian scenes, and income2
Cracking up: the pandemic effect on visual artists’ livelihoods2
Urban and rural preferences for cultural policies and infrastructures2
Negotiating hybridity, inequality, and hyper-visibility: museums and galleries’ social media response to the COVID-19 pandemic2
Culture wars? The (re)politicization of Swedish cultural policy2
War memorials, between propaganda and history: Mleeta Landmark and Hezbollah2
Understanding creative economy policies in the Canadian context: a case study of “Creative Canada”2
Relocation, relocation, relocation: examining the narratives surrounding the Channel 4 move to regional production hubs2