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Live Arts Consumer Insights

Cultural Stay
Hotels stand out from the competition by focusing on artsy experiences
Implications - Offering greater value in the increasingly competitive hospitality market, hotels are turning to cultural and artistic touches in order to attract the attention of travelers. By pivoting to experiences that businesses like home-shares can't easily replicate, these businesses protect themselves while helping to develop their brands.
Workshop Question — What's one thing your brand can do that its competitors cannot replicate? How could you capitalize on that difference?
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Landscape Installation
Interactive landscapes encourage engagement from busy consumers
Implications - In an effort to get constantly connected consumers more in touch with their surrounding environments, several cities are starting to collaborate with artists to create interactive artistic installations embedded in the natural city landscape. By leveraging technology to further enhance the interactivity of the artistic elements, cities are encouraging Millennials to look up from their phones and experience the world around them while spending more time outdoors.
Workshop Question — Knowing Millennials are primarily engaged via mobile, how can you communicate with them more organically?
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Tech-Assisted Craft
Advancements in creative technology enter the mainstream
Implications - Technology has revolutionized the way people create, consume and experience multimedia. Notably, tech tools that allow people to make art without the use of traditional apparatuses are infiltrating the mainstream, demonstrating a radical shift in what it means to be an artist or creator in the digital age.
Workshop Question — What hobby is your consumer passionate about and how can you facilitate that passion?
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Participatory Curation
Exhibits expand in scale to offer audiences a more interactive experience
Implications - Extending exhibits beyond the comfort of confined spaces, artists are turning to grandiose installations to offer greater interactive appeal. Allowing spectators to become part of the exhibit itself, these art shows reflect a turn towards more physically engaging sources of art and culture.
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Homespun Curation
Galleries imitate aspects of home to add a sense of familiarity to art
Implications - Exhibits are utilizing elements like living room decor and rustic furnishings to familiarize art and cultural experiences. This helps evoke a sense of comfort, reflecting a desire to maintain a connection to tradition while seeking new experiences.
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Circus Revivals
The Return to Live Art and Talent as Entertainment
Implications - With the advent of CGI and digitally-rendered stunts, the desire for observing raw, natural talent is growing. Clowns and circus acts have been brought into mainstream pop culture, starting with Cirque du Soleil and continuing with professional clown schools and stilts for everyday performers.
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