Fondazione Fitzcarraldo (FF) is the leading Italian centre for cultural, arts and media management and policies. It has been active worldwide for twenty-four years. It focuses on groundbreaking approaches in planning, research, consulting, training and documentation of activities and projects. It has acquired relevant experience in evaluating cultural policies and programmes and in analysing the audience of cultural initiatives, estimating their socio–economic impact. Other issues are: creativity, artistic-cultural production, cultural consumption. It is a founding member and operative centre of the Cultural Observatory of Piemonte.
FF has broad experience in transnational cultural cooperation projects and is actively involved in different cultural networks, working in synergy with a large range of partners. In recent years Fitzcarraldo has focused on the field of audience development and engagement, in activities of research and capacity building in national and international contexts.