Commissioned by ACW, this report does what it says in the title. Covers number and type of “creative professionals”, infrastructure, networks, and connectivity, existing support and gaps in provision. Focusing solely on “independent” professionals (rather than organisations), it notes that: “Attention needs to be given to individuals. It is individuals that support organisations”. Its recommendations are statement of principles rather than calls to action, but are centred around the need to increase the ability of creative practitioners to earn a living through their practice.

Arts Council Wales
1 February 2016
Report of findings prepared by Fieldwork for the Arts Council of Wales to establish baseline data and to evaluate the current approach of the Arts Council of Wales to supporting creativ