Research hub

The research hub contains culture and the arts research projects, statistics and links to summary reports and publications about culture and the arts in Western Australia.

The information found on the research hub is sourced from surveys conducted by independent consultants, Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reports and other findings from research partnerships. 

The department works with the:  

  • Meeting of Cultural Ministers​ 
  • Meeting of Cultural Ministers – Statistical Working Group​ 
  • Australian Bureau of Statistics - WA Statistical Policy Committee​.

WA culture and arts research

The culture and arts sectors develop imagination and innovation, and contribute to the artistic development, debate and experience of the Western Australian community.  

Public value

The value of arts and culture to society, and how to measure this value, has been the subject of intense debate for many years both in Australia and internationally.

Page reviewed 05 August 2019