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Research & development 

King’s Culture offers early-stage research and development support to advance both academic and creative research. We can help with opening up new lines of enquiry, developing early stage prototypes, and incubating projects and ideas that can have public-facing outcomes on King’s platforms and beyond. 

    • Grant support: We can support you with your funding bids, please contact to discuss your proposal.
    • Creative research and development space and funding: We offer both space and funding pots to support researchers develop projects, kick-start collaborations and test ideas.

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Case studies



SHAPER is a £2million research programme funded by Wellcome that will assess the effectiveness and implementation of 3 arts-in-health interventions.

King's x Somerset House Studios

Collage of images of sea, sky and rays of light creating a futuristic landscape

King’s x Somerset House Studios is a research & development scheme which facilitates and supports new collaborations between researchers and artists.

Creative Majority

Creative Majority report

Creative Majority: An APPG for Creative Diversity report on ‘What Works’ to support, encourage and improve equity, diversity and inclusion in the creative sector.