It's art but it's not is a partnership project with RCT Homes, Valleys Kids and Artes Mundi, taking place in and around Penygraig, Trebanog and Porth.
Photo: If I could speak, A community conversation with artist Rabab Ghazoul and young people from Penygraig with families at the RCT Homes Fun Day , Tonyrefail, 31 July 2015. Photo courtesy of Michal Iwanowski
The project invites artists to work with local people, communities and organisations exploring how this process can lead to people getting involved in influencing areas where they live in creative and interesting ways.
RCT Homes are a local social housing landlord based in Pontypridd.
Valleys Kids are a local community development charity based in Penygraig & Porth.
Artes Mundi are an international contemporary art organisation based in Cardiff.
Photo below: Walk with the Lucy + Jorge Orta, exploring Trebanog, Penygraig and Porth 22 November 2015. Photo courtesy of Jorge Orta