Community SpirIT digital media training opportunity

**APPLICATIONS FOR THIS TRAINING ARE NOW CLOSED** Community SpirIT is a free introductory digital-media training course run by Community Arts North West aimed at community leaders and cultural producers in Greater Manchester who are organising community-based arts projects & events, but who have little or no online profile and presence. You can choose to learn […]

The Voices of the Volunteers: Lisapo podcast

This is Lisapo‘s first podcast with the project volunteers, talking about the making of Lisapo – A Congolese oral history archival & performance project supported by Community Arts North West.

Digital Sparks

Digital Sparks is a digital media project produced by CAN and developed by The Petrus Community who provide support to people with housing needs. The creative process is led by AlbinoMosquito, a leading creative agency based in the heart of Manchester, who deliver sets and AV design for theatre, music videos, documentaries, app development, viral […]

Inside the Lines

On Thu 6 – Sat 8 Dec 2007, Community Arts North West in conjunction with Zion Arts presented “Inside The Lines”. An all consuming physical and visual experience, fusing dance, theatre & digital arts with an original music score. Every day the same faces, same time, same places… Eric sees things differently than other people […]

Heritage Lottery Fund success for Congolese Living Histories!

CAN has received a huge boost because we have successfully accessed a large-scale grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The funding will support an oral histories project with the Congolese community who have been migrating to Britain since the late 1980s as a result of the destabilisation of the country and consequent civil war. In […]

Community engagement specialist services

CAN is able to offer bespoke community engagement consultancy services to mainstream service providers who would like to reach excluded communities in Greater Manchester. CAN has been working in partnership with diverse artists and communities at a grassroots level for nearly 35 years so our staff-team have high-level skills in reaching and engaging with excluded […]