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Archive for September 2018

Event

HSE Sing for Wellbeing Concert

Date posted: 28 September 2018

Ten HSE workplace choirs will perform in the HSE Sing for Wellbeing Concert in the University of Limerick Concert Hall on Sunday 21 October 2018. Part of Healthy Ireland and Staff Health and Wellbeing, the choirs will perform to celebrate the impact of singing on their health and wellbeing.  Read More

News

Gráinne Hope of Kids’ Classics announced as a Clore Fellow 2018/19

Date posted: 28 September 2018

Image shown: Gráinne Hope. Courtesy of Kids' Classics.

Gráinne Hope, Artistic Director of Kids’ Classics, has been awarded a Wellcome Trust Fellowship to take part in the Clore Cultural Leadership programme 2018/2019. Kids’ Classics provides music-making opportunities in healthcare, education and community settings. Read More

Event

Whisper and Beyond: Exhibition by Sinead Dinneen and DCU School of Nursing and Human Sciences

Date posted: 25 September 2018

Image shown: Whisper and Beyond

Whisper and Beyond opens on 14 November 2018, the result of the latest arts and health collaboration at the School of Nursing and Human Sciences, Dublin City University. The exhibition features the work of acclaimed artist Sinead Dinneen and relates to her personal perceptions and experience of living with Stage 4 Ovarian Cancer and the artistic responses from BSc Nursing students, created during a collaborative art-making project. Read More

Event

In the Picture at Uillinn: Tour of ‘Coming Home: Art and the Great Hunger’ for people with dementia

Date posted: 25 September 2018

Image shown: Black 47 by Michael Farrell. Image courtesy of Ireland's Great Hunger Museum, Quinnipiac University, Connecticut, USA.

In the Picture is a gallery programme by Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre for people living with dementia and their family, friends or professional carers. The programme offers bespoke tours of exhibitions in a safe and welcoming environment. The next In the Picture will explore the exhibition Coming Home: Art and the Great Hunger on Friday 28 September 2018 at 11am.  Read More

Opportunity

Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2018: Collaborative Arts in Health Contexts

Date posted: 22 September 2018

Image shown: The New Normal. Photo credit: John Conway.

The Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2018: Collaborative Arts in Health Contexts aims to support individual professional artists in any artform working collaboratively in the field of Arts and Health. The Bursary Award is managed by Create, the national development agency for collaborative arts. Read More

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