CAN UK Media
CAN UK is an independent arts and media company based in Ladywood, Birmingham.
We were established in 1988 and have a reputation for developing high quality media
participatory projects in a wide variety of settings.
Our fundamental philosophy is to work in partnership with people and local communities to
devise and develop innovative participatory projects. We aim to create outcomes which
are relevant and that express and promote issues that are important to those communities.
A core company philosophy has been to develop projects with an emphasis on
participation regardless of age or ability. In addition CAN UK has specialised in both
delivering collaborative projects with innovative outcomes to new audiences in unusual
locations, and working with other artists and companies.
Our client list includes many local authorities such as Sandwell MBC, public bodies such
as Centro Transport Executive, regeneration agents such as Walsall Housing Group and
Urban Living ? Sandwell and Birmingham Pathfinder, and education authorities including
We have extensive experience of working with BME groups, people of all ages and
abilities and tailor projects to the needs of those participating groups.
We collaborate with associate artists and other creative professionals in order to offer an
extraordinary rich range of art forms including urban design and media technologies.
We develop projects in partnership that result in diverse creative outcomes from radio
podcasts of environmental issues to large urban art works.
More information about the exciting work that CAN UK undertakes throughout the region
can be found at www.can-uk.co.uk