Arts, culture, heritage and the creative economy can make a real difference to the community, the city, the local economy.
Even in hard times. Especially in hard times.

We engage the passion and energy of artists, cultural producers, creative businesses, local government and communities.

We want to help transform places so that they are great for everyone.

DPA is a research and development practice.

Our specialist subjects include culture and regeneration, place making, and local arts ecologies.

We offer lateral thinking, passion and advocacy.

We are interested in unusual projects.

Look at how our projects worked for our clients and partners.

Contact us if you think that we can work together.

David Powell Associates have been able to add real value to our work through their knowledge and experience of strategic cultural policy and planning, advocacy, project feasibility and project management.
Jonathan Guest, formerly Corporate Director Regeneration and Community, Derby City Council

Current projects include
• Aluna
Project development and support
• Film Education
Bid preparation
• Hull City Council Fruitmarket regeneration study
• Thurrock CC
Coalhouse Fort

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