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Archive for March 2020

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Sharing moments of beauty: films funded by the artsandhealth.ie documentation bursary

Date posted: 31 March 2020

Image shown: Cloudlands documentary, Helium Arts and filmmaker Siobhan Perry.

A small moment of magic as brush touches canvas; a glimpse into the creative lives of teenagers living with illness; a poet, a raconteur, and two nurses escaping the clinical confines of dialysis … the documentary films that have been funded by the artsandhealth.ie documentation bursary offer powerful, candid, sometimes funny, often poignant insights into arts in healthcare. We thought we would gather them in one place to offer inspiration at an extraordinary time. Read More


The Creativity Tonic

Date posted: 31 March 2020

Image shown: We are not alone. Credit: CIT Crawford College of Art & Design.

The CIT Crawford Department of Arts in Health & Education have launched The Creativity Tonic, a shared online space that offers words, images and tools to support and cultivate hope during this challenging time. Read More


Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme: COVID-19 updates

Date posted: 31 March 2020

Image shown: Pleasc, Fibín. A previous AIC Scheme Project Realisation award recipient. Photo: Seán T Ó Meallaigh.

In response to COVID-19, the Arts Council and Create have made changes to the Artist in the Community Scheme. The awards offered through the scheme enable artists and communities of place and/or interest to work together on projects.  Read More

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Arts + Health: Check Up Check In 2020 postponed to November

Date posted: 30 March 2020

Image shown: Dr Jenny Elliott, Artistic Director and Chief Executive of Arts Care, who will give the keynote address at Arts + Health: Check Up Check In 2020.

Artsandhealth.ie announces that due to the ongoing restrictions related to Covid-19 / Coronavirus, Arts + Health: Check Up Check In 2020 has been postponed and will now take place on Monday 23 November 2020 at Draíocht in Blanchardstown, Dublin. Read More

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COVID-19: Resources for the arts and health sector

Date posted: 26 March 2020

Image shown: The Wishing Balloon Project by Brigid Teehan, 2003. Photo by Aidan Dunne

This resource page includes information on current supports for artists and arts organisations during the COVID-19 pandemic, specific supports and sharing opportunities for the arts and health sector, online networking hubs for practitioners to exchange experiences and brainstorm ideas, and government information on COVID-19. This page will be updated on a regular basis as new information becomes available. Read More

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