Soft Touch Arts

Europe, United Kingdom, Leicester
Art discipline: Nieuwe Media
Participated in ICAF in: 2011

Soft Touch Arts was founded 25 years ago as a co-operative with 5 members. The company now employs 12 people. Over the years Soft Touch developed an issue based approach to community arts which has become a model of good practice particularly though not exclusively with young people. The company is now well established as a participatory/Community arts organisation developing a wide range of projects including work with Young offenders, Looked after young people, Gypsy and travellers,Refugees and Asylum seekers. Soft touch also have an extensive range of Arts and health, community cohesion, Regeneration and education projects.