ARTSCOOP, a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee, operates Edgbaston Arts Forum (EAF). EAF includes district-based residents and artist/facilitators and has a strong track record of co-producing arts participatory arts activities that address socio-economic and cultural diversity in the Harborne, Edgbaston, Quinton and Bartley Green wards of Edgbaston District.
Notable achievements over five years include:
ARTSMILE (Harborne High Street cafes, bars, shops, pubs and restaurants hosting public participation in arts workshops: annually from 2013)
VEU Days (two-year EU funded partnership enabling residents to create artworks
and take them to exhibit alongside peers in Spain and Czech Republic – 2013-15)
Localised Arts Activities with community and day centres, parks, and churches.
Arts Forum Lead: Tom Jones