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Ethnic inequalities in severe mental illness

The Synergi Collaborative Centre is seeking ethnic minority people with severe mental illnesses and their carers to develop accounts of their experience through photography.

Object handling for people with dementia

Researcher Laura Dickens is looking to recruit people with a mild to moderate dementia to take part in an object handling research study.

The object handling study will be running across 3 sessions and participants will need to attend all 3. They will run 10.30-12.30 on the following Fridays at the Wellcome Collection in Euston, London: 23rd Feb, 2nd & 9th March 2018.

Writer’s residency – deadline 28 February 2018

The Creative Future Literary Awards & New Writing South are accepting applications for a six month paid residency at Preston Park Recovery Centre in Brighton for a talented under-represented poet or fiction writer.

The residency is part of the national Creative Future Literary Awards and offers time and space to write, the chance to work with vulnerable adults, and support to develop your career.


Shadowing Opportunity For Musicians – deadline 8 December 2017

Music charity Pulse Arts is offering opportunities for musicians in London and East Anglia to come and shadow work on hospital children's wards.

The aim is to support musicians who are interested in Music in Healthcare practice and developing their own work in this area. Following a half day shadowing staff will talk over lunch about your interests and aims, discussing potential progression routes, offer help with signposting, all with a view to setting short and long term goals around the individual’s professional development.

Call for Papers: European Healthcare Design Congress and Exhibition – deadline 8 December 2017

The Call for Papers is now open for the fourth European Healthcare Design 2018 (EHD2018) Congress & Exhibition, organised by Architects for Health and SALUS Global Knowledge Exchange around the theme of "Utopia or dystopia? Visioning the future of health".

The Congress and exhibition will be held at the Royal College of Physicians, London, 11–13 June 2018.

Call for proposals: National Arts in Health Conference and Showcase – deadline 30 November 2017

Aesop is partnering with the College of Medicine and Guildhall School of Music and Drama to present their second National Arts in Health Conference and Showcase. It will take place on Thursday 19 April 2018 at Milton Court (Guidhall).

“What’s on Your Walls?” - A call to participate

The Fellows Artists Network (FAN), formed at the Royal Society of Arts (RSA), is looking for interviewees for a series of short films about art and wellbeing. Can you, your staff, patients or service users take part?

Call for papers: Conference panel on Organ Transplantation and Art – deadline 8 January 2018

As part of the Royal Anthropological Society’s conference Art, Materiality and Representation in June 2018, conveners John Wynne and Abin Thomas are inviting proposals to participate in a panel entitled "Organ transplantation and art: The politics and ethics of representation". Contributions are welcomed from practitioners and theorists from across and between the disciplines of anthropology, ethnography, art and medicine and from both developed and developing societies.

Artists’ Responses to Research on Disability in Sport – deadline 6 November 2017

The University of Bath is looking for artists working in a wide range of media create responses to interviews, textual and moving image research exploring the cultural legacy of The Paralympic Games 2012 and the representation of disability in Sport.

Visual Art Open Prize – deadline 31 December 2017

Artists are invited to apply for the Visual Art Open Prize, to win cash prizes of £1,000, plus a solo exhibition, and mentoring package. T

The primary goal of the awards, are to reveal and promote unknown artists who are yet to establish their profile in the contemporary art world. Finalists will also be invited to exhibit at Chester Arts Fair 2018. There are five categories:- Painting / Mixed Media / Printmaking - Illustration / Drawing - Sculpture - Photography - Young Artist (Under 24)

Cost - £15.00 per submission. £10.00 for entrants under 24 years old


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