The Culture Monitor is an instrument created by and for the Dutch cultural sector. The monitor collects data and qualitative insights on developments in cultural life, thus seeking to contribute towards a strong cultural sector in the Netherlands.
The Culture Monitor Annual Report 2021 reviews trends and developments in the cultural sector in 2020 and 2021. In addition to an introduction and an overarching chapter, the report consists of nine domain chapters and four thematic chapters. Domain chapters provide key figures and show important trends and developments for each cultural discipline or sector. Thematic chapters describe policy themes and topics that are important for the entire cultural field.