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The Floor is Yours! Networking day for dance artists working with older people

Date posted: 12 October 2019

Image featuring Machushla dance members, courtesy of Dance Ireland

Age & Opportunity and Dance Ireland will host a networking day for dancers working with older people in Ireland followed by a performance showcase on 6 December 2019 at Dance Ireland. Read More


The Trial at Dublin Castle

Date posted: 8 October 2019

Image shown: The Trial, Video Stills by Sixbetween © Sinead McCann & Sixbetween.

The Trial is a visual art installation on healthcare and human rights in the Irish criminal justice system, created by Sinead McCann and made in collaboration with men from the Bridge Project Dublin who have lived prison experiences, with research by UCD historians, Catherine Cox and Fiachra Byrne. The Trial is currently being exhibited at Dublin Castle and runs until 3 November 2019.  Read More


TIMBRE Launch Event: The Irish Music Brain Research Group

Date posted: 8 October 2019

The Royal Irish Academy of Music will host the launch of a new interdisciplinary research network, TIMBRE: The Irish Music Brain Research Group, on Friday 18 October, 7-8pm.  Read More


Cúram: Group Exhibition at Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo

Date posted: 8 October 2019

Image shown: Cúram exhibition - Daniel Chester, Cherry Dowling, Amy McGovern, Stephen Rennicks

Four artists based in the environs of County Sligo have artistic encounters within the realm of health care for older people. They are invited to make work responding to that experience… Cúram is a four person exhibition by artists Daniel Chester, Cherry Dowling, Amy McGovern and Stephen Rennicks showing at Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo from 9-29 October 2019.  Read More


World Mental Health Day 2019

Date posted: 7 October 2019

Image shown: Move Your Mind, courtesy of Well Festival.

World Mental Health Day falls on 10 October each year. Arts and wellbeing events are taking place across Ireland celebrating positive mental health through music, dance, art and participatory workshops.  Read More

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