The Creative Industries activity works specifically with creative arts practices and young people in methodologies of co-creation to combat the effects of marginalization: exploring how the digital medium can offer innovative and socially grounded opportunities for self-expression and creative engagement embedded in the real world. We apply techniques drawn from interactive media art in fieldwork for social inclusion. Advanced mobile media and grassroots DIY techniques are used to bring creative practice with digital media into community based outreach work. Read more
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The Creative Exchange
The Creative Exchange (CX) is a Knowledge Exchange Hub for the Creative Economy funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC). We aim to develop strategic partnerships with creative businesses and cultural organisations, to strengthen and diversify their collaborative research activities and increase the number of Arts and Humanities researchers actively engaged in research-based knowledge exchange.