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Serve to shape and transform

The Cultural Institute’s Innovation programme serves to shape and transform by facilitating and supporting the trialling and testing of new research-based ideas, developed by King’s academics in collaboration with cultural sector partners. Our aim is to help ensure that King’s expertise informs cultural sector policies, practices and creative production, ensuring that the full benefits of the university’s research are realised across the cultural sector. 

The Institute:

  • Provides leadership in identifying key challenges and opportunities within the cultural sector that may be addressed through King’s research
  • Directs, shapes and supports collaborations that respond to those challenges and opportunities through a series of practical experiments
  • Shares new applications and outcomes arising from our Innovation projects with the cultural sector to promote academic impact.

page_divider_685x2px_orangeFeatured projects 

Sound-Mind4Sound Mind

The project aims to explore the use of psychedelic music and images as mood enhancers by hosting two interactive concerts with audiences lying down and listening to selected compositions whilst experiencing psychedelic visual projections.

Food-FictionsFood fictions & frictions

This project looks at our evolving relationship to what we eat, particularly in the social media and digital technology era.

My Primary School is at the Museum Tate Liverpool drawing
My primary school is at the museum

Testing the hypothesis that there may be beneficial learning and social outcomes for primary school children and their families if their primary school is located in a museum.



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