Cultural Insights Programme
Project: Cultural Insights Programme
Client: Fáilte Ireland
Role: Project Consultant
The Cultural Insights project was initiated by Fáilte Ireland’s cultural tourism development team to assist major cultural organisations across Ireland identify and maximize their potential in the field of cultural tourism. Karan Thompson was programme consultant providing individual mentoring for each client organisation, developing and delivering a series of industry workshops for cultural experience development and understanding the cultural tourism sector, and authoring an industry publication A Tourism Toolkit for Ireland’s Cultural Experiences.
The programme was delivered over 28 months with client organisation which included: Cork Opera House, Glucksman Gallery, Wexford Festival Opera, Westport House, National Design and Craft Gallery, Butler Gallery, James Joyce Cultural Centre and Strokestown House amongst others.