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Archive for January 2019


‘Got it?’ A Health Literacy Collaboration at Tullamore Library

Date posted: 21 January 2019

Image shown: 'Got It?' health literacy collaborative community art project by Anam Beo, Creative workshop feedback.

Anam Beo Arts and Health Organisation is currently exhibiting ‘Got it?’ at Tullamore Library, a health literacy and collaborative community art project. There will be a special viewing on Saturday 26 January 2019 at 4pm with background information and an opportunity to discuss themes arising from the project. Read More


Happenings by Olwyn Colgan at deAppendix

Date posted: 21 January 2019

Image shown: New Beginning by Olwyn Colgan, collage and mixed media.

Happenings by Olwyn Colgan is the latest exhibition at deAppendix, a cultural space co-located with a suburban GP surgery in Blackrock, Co. Dublin. The exhibition will run from 21 January to 17 March 2019.  Read More


Arts Council’s Artist in the Community Scheme – Deadlines 2019

Date posted: 20 January 2019

Image shown: Personal Effects, Jennie Moran, 2009, the Stroke Unit of Galway’s Merlin Park University Hospital. It was managed by the Galway University Hospitals Arts Trust and funded by The Arts Council’s Artist in the Community Scheme managed by Create.

Twice yearly, the Arts Council offers grants to enable artists and communities of place and/or interest to work together on projects. The Scheme is managed by Create, the national development agency for the collaborative arts. The 2019 deadlines are 25 March (Round 1) and 29 July (Round 2). Read More


Stories from the Well-field: A project-sharing including puppetry, poetry and live music

Date posted: 16 January 2019

Image shown: Stories from the Well-field. Photo credit: Kevin O'Farrell, 2018

Stories from the Well-Field is an interactive performance created by a group of Arts for Health participants in St. Joseph’s Ward, Bantry General Hospital in collaboration with artist Tess Leak, puppeteer Eoin Lynch and composers Justin Grounds and Darragh Kearns-Hayes. The artist-collective and St. Joseph’s activities co-ordinator Sarah Cairns will share the new work at Uilinn: West Cork Arts Centre on 19 January 2019.

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Arts and health research cluster at UL: spring 2019 events

Date posted: 12 January 2019

The arts and health research cluster at University of Limerick is hosting a number of events in spring 2019 including the Humanities & Medicine Seminar Series, the UL GEMS Medicine and the Humanities Exhibition and seminars on Music in Healthcare and Singing and the Body. Read More

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