About us

AMU Culture Observatory was found in 30th September 2010 and it is a continuation of the research group „Cultural policy” which was part of the Cultural Studies Institute AMU. The center’s core goals are: – research of the cultural sector in the context of the development of local cultural policies, – recommending activities which may help to improve and innovate management in the cultural sector, – supporting creativity and effectiveness in institutions and organizations involved in cultural activities, and promoting good practices in this area, – monitoring of the cultural sector in the region (especially in Poznan and Wielkopolska), – stimulating activities which support cooperation  AMU, academics, students with  the city of Poznan and other local governments, institutions, organizations (on the problems of the cultural sector in the region).