Archive for January 2012
The next performance of Bewitched by composer Ian Wilson will take place on Wednesday 25 January 2012 at 11am at Galway University Hospital, in partnership with the Galway University Arts Trust. A post performance discussion will focus on Music and Older Age – How best to meet the musical needs of older people in health services.
Following a performance of Bewitched by Ian Wilson at 1.15pm on Wednesday 1 February 2012 in the University of Limerick Concert Hall, a seminar entitled Music in health settings – exploring models of working will take place from 2.30pm to 3.30pm in the same venue.
National | Dialogue Arts + Health was a one-day event that took place in RUA RED, Tallaght, Dublin on Tuesday 6 December 2011. It aimed to explore shared outlooks for arts and health practice in Ireland. Podcasts of the event are now available in the Resource section of artsandhealth.ie and on the Dialogue| Arts + Health blog.
Age & Opportunity and the Bealtaine festival announce ‘Creating A New Old’, a global conference on arts, culture and creative ageing taking place in Dublin, Ireland from 8 to 10 May 2012. This conference brings together experts from a wide variety of fields to forge international networks of best practice.
The research project Artification and Its Impact on Art will arrange a three-day conference on the theme of artification on 15-17 August 2012 in Finland. The neologism artification refers to situations and processes in which something that is not regarded as art in the traditional sense of the word is changed into something art-like, art-related, or into something that takes influences from the arts.