Creative Placemaking Has an Outcomes Problem

June 2014

By: Createquty

http://createquity.com/2014/06/createquity-reruns-creative-placemaking-has-an-outcomes-problem/

Creative Placemaking

This blog post proposes that there are gaps in measuring outcomes related to creative placemaking projects. It highlights shortcomings related to measuring outcomes, including how indicators do not capture the full impact of creative placemaking. Additionally, it provides an example of a model that attempt to measure the relationship between arts activities and community. Finally, it recommends that creative placemaking could benefit from exploring relationships that contribute to differences in the community.