Marielle MacLeman has been awarded the Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2018: Collaborative Arts in Health Contexts. The Bursary Award is managed by Create, the national development agency for collaborative arts. MacLeman is a visual artist who has developed an arts and health practice since the early 2000s. Her practice explores the interconnection between place and the human drive to invent, collect, and understand. Read More
The Arts in Medicine Intensive at the University of Florida Centre for Arts in Medicine is taking place from 6-17 May 2019. This Summer Intensive is a comprehensive training programme for artists, health professionals, administrators, students, educators, and others who wish to explore the roles of the arts in healthcare and community health contexts. Read More
Aesop Institute in collaboration with Canterbury Christ Church University is running a new CPD programme for practitioners interested in devising and running successful arts and health programmes. The programme will start with a three-day residential in Folkestone from 14 – 16 May 2019, with a two-day follow-up residential from 3 – 4 September 2019 in Canterbury. Read More
Creating Healthy Communities: Arts + Public Health in America is a two-year national initiative led by the University of Florida Center for Arts in Medicine in partnership with ArtPlace America. The initiative will expand the intersections of arts, community development and public health through strategic cross-sector collaboration, discovery, translation, and dissemination. Read More
The National Gallery of Ireland is offering dementia-inclusive tours and workshops on 14 January and 11 February 2019, relating to the exhibition Canaletto and the Art of Venice. The sessions will involve a special visit to the exhibition and a chance to create your own artwork.