As part of Creativity & Wellbeing Week 2020 in the UK, a free webinar discussion on how creative practices are responding and adapting to Covid-19 across the UK will take place on Monday 18 May.
The webinar will be chaired by Alex Coulter, Director of Arts & Health South West and Chris Fremantle, Producer, Researcher, Writer and Artist, Scotland.
Speakers include Jenny Elliott, Chief Executive, Arts Care, Northern Ireland; Victoria Hume, Director, Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance (England); Robbie McGhee, Chair, Arts Culture Health and Wellbeing Scotland and Angela Rogers, Coordinator, Wales Arts Health & Wellbeing Network. Each speaker will be joined by an artist or health professional from their country (or both).
Lord Howarth of Newport, Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Arts, Health and Wellbeing and President of the Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance, will respond to the discussions.
The webinar will be hosted on Zoom from 11:00 – 12:30 BST. It is free to attend, but will be limited to 450 attendees, and registration is required to receive information for accessing the webinar.
This event is a partnership with the Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance (CHWA), Arts Culture Health and Wellbeing Scotland (ACHWS), the Wales Arts, Health & Wellbeing Network (WAHWN) and Arts & Health South West.