A newly-published report highlights the impact of the four European prizes, in the field of architecture, cultural heritage, literature and pop music, supported through the EU's Culture Programme
Through the EU Culture Programme, the European Commission supports four European prizes in the field of culture, namely:
The Commission contracted ECORYS to carry out an analysis on these prizes, in particular as regards to their impact from various angles (on the winners, on the sectors in which each prize operates, on the audiences and on the wider European social and economic landscape), as well as regarding their prestige and outreach.
In order to have a comprehensive overview, the analysis was conducted at different levels (EU, sectorial, individual and general public) through qualitative and quantitative research, including interviews with key stakeholders.
This analysis has resulted in a report, which is now out.The report shows that each of these prizes has had a positive impact and is benefitting from a certain prestige and outreach.