Research into Education, Creativity and Arts through Practice (RECAP)

Research into Education, Creativity and Arts through Practice (RECAP) is a new centre which specialises in practice-based research into creativity, learning and the arts, in professional educational contexts through international collaborations.

The centre has a developing portfolio of research across the disciplines of the arts in education, performance arts, applied drama and theatre, popular cultural forms such as comics and street theatre, and in professions such as health, justice, heritage, social work, arts-based organisations and businesses.

The Centre is located in the University’s Faculty of Education, in collaboration with the Faculty of Arts and Media and Tate Liverpool. It has strong international partners from across the globe including those in Japan, Finland, Korea and Palestine, as well as local support from Cheshire West and Chester Council.