Working with partners, we're developing and showcasing Sheffield as a lively place where people want to live, study, work and invest. Ambitious plans, made together.
We’re working with creative and cultural partners to co-create projects and activities which add to the region's vibrancy, from festivals and exhibitions to green space and regeneration initiatives.
Off the Shelf
One of the UK's biggest literary festival brought to you by the University of Sheffield.
Festival of the Mind
A unique collaboration between academic colleagues and experts from Sheffield’s cultural and creative industries.
Transforming the high street
The University supported a successful bid by Sheffield City Council for the Future High Streets Fund, which will rejuvenate and reinvent Fargate and High Street as social hubs in the city.
City report series
A five-part series focused on Sheffield's cultural industries, exploring the city's music, classical music, digital, art and beer sectors.
Cultural vibrancy news highlights
COVID-19 and Sheffield's cultural sector: planning for recovery
Academics in English, Music and Urban Studies and Planning are documenting COVID-19's impact on the region's cultural and creative industries. Research on venues, audiences and freelancers, underpinned by an analysis of the wider governance context, aims to support reopening and planning for recovery.