Archive for January 2018
The Public Age project sought to reveal how important well-designed public space is to health, wellbeing and positive ageing in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County. Read More
The Arts and Health research cluster, based at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance in the University of Limerick, facilitates collaborative research between arts and health disciplines. The cluster is hosting a series of spring events including a Health Humanities symposium, a music therapy research day and guest music performances.
Highlanes Gallery in Drogheda is part of the Azure Network, an alliance of cultural organisations that aim for greater inclusion of people with dementia in an Irish cultural context. Monthly gallery-based sessions take place for people with dementia and their carers, focusing on a few selected works from the temporary exhibition programme and the Drogheda Municipal Art Collection. Read More
Helium Arts’ Pop Up Picnic is a multi-sensory performance experience created for families with young children who have complex needs. Developed in 2016 in partnership with the Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation, the project supports families in absorbing creative and play skills to be used in everyday life in the home, providing parents with new ways of bonding with their very young child using sound, light, music, movement, smell and touch. Read More