European Association of Cultural Researchers e.V.

Funda Lena

Cultural Economist

Specialized in quantitative and qualitative research in the areas related to cultural policy, cultural economy and cultural management.

Main research fields:
  • Access / participation
  • Cultural policies / arts administration
  • Diversity / intercultural studies
  • Economics / creative industries
  • Education / training
  • Empirical methods / statistics
  • Mass media (press, TV/radio, film)
  • Perform. arts (music, theatre, dance)
Institutional background:
  • Arm's-length bodies (e.g. cultural institutes)
  • Artists' organisations and initiatives
  • Consultancies
  • Foundations
  • Freelance researchers
  • Professional organisations or institutions
  • Universities/Academic institutes


KREKSA Arts and Culture Research