We are a leading consulting agency. We help cultural, educational and creative organizations to plan, manage and thrive. We work for public bodies, not-for-profits, businesses, individuals locally, nationally and internationally. Our aim is to promote culture and creative industries within broader economic, social and educational agendas.
We work closely with our clients in a flexible and friendly environment. Depending on the assignment, we can be strategic planners, event managers, the big-picture thinkers, project developers, creatives, problem-solvers and detailed analysts. Our work is directed at developing, planning, designing and delivering sustainable cultural projects or products.
Shirwan Can is the sole founder of Paia Agency and is based in Sulaimani. Paia has a powerful and permanent team together striving to achieve extraordinary results. Paia is keen on recruiting interdisciplinary experts based on the nature and the needs of every project.
Shirwan Can is a lecturer at the School of Arts - University of Sulaimani. Shirwan has Masters of Arts from the Institute of Arts in Context – Udk Berlin. Beside, he has also graduate from Städel school in Frankfurt. He has been activily working on artistic and cultural concept development, artisitic and cultural consulation, and cultural projects management.