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Calls for abstracts, European Association of Health Information and Libraries conference – deadline 27 October 2017

With a theme addressing art, health and wellbeing, this conference in July 2018 is seeking abstract submissions from practitioners.

The conference organisers are keen to hear from people whose experiences can inspire delegates to consider the types of projects and collaborations their health libraries could undertake, and also from those who can demonstrate the positive impacts those collaborations can bring.


Calls for abstracts, International Health Humanities & Arts in Health Symposium – deadline 25 September 2017

This conference, taking place in Derby in November, aims to bring arts and health together with health humanities to exchange and enrich practice.

Call out for performance artists, wellbeing teachers and workshop leaders

Kings Cross Sports & Wellbeing Festival 6th August 2017

Produce UK are looking for performance artists, wellbeing teachers and workshop leaders to run sessions / perform at the festival in anything wellbeing related at an up and coming Sports & Wellbeing Festival taking place on Sunday 6th August 2017 at Kings Cross.

This annual event which drew over 8,000 visitors last year and has grown in size this year.

ACE Building Resilience programmes – deadlines from 14 July 2017

Arts Council England has a new series of development programmes to help arts and culture organisations build their financial and business resilience.

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Arts and health organisation wanted for office sublet – available 10 July 2017

Paintings in Hospitals are looking for an arts and health individual or organisation to share its Southwark space with four other charities.

See the attached pdf for more information.

Winston Churchill Craft and Design Travelling Fellowships – deadline 19 September 2017

The new Craft and Design 2018 Travelling Fellowships programme is currently open for applications for those inspired by the work of overseas designers, with a project in mind to support craft skills or wanting to work with overseas craft people/designers.

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Closing date: 19 September 2017 at 17:00

Call for papers, “A Sense of Place” – 6 August 2017

The University of Bedfordshire welcomes proposals for a conference - with policymakers in local and regional government, artists and academics through a discussion of the impact of art practice on a sense of place.

Project proposals, QConsult – deadline 21 July 2017

Applications are open for QConsult, a Queen Mary University programme that places teams of undergraduate students into third sector organisations for a seven-week piece of consultancy work.

Student groups can tackle a problem, explore a strategic issue or carry out a piece of work from a ‘wish list’ that your organisation would otherwise lack the time or resource to accomplish.

Call for artists, bloggers, writers and people with experience of breast cancer

Breathless Breastless Project is a breast cancer awareness art exhibition, bringing together artists and people with lived experience. The Project has exhibited in Aberdeen and Peterhead and also at The Saltaire Arts Festival Bradford.

The project is seeking new work to be exhibited at The Carre Gallery, Sleaford, Lincolnshire in November 2017.

If you would like to be involved in the Project in any way or would like more information, please contact Louise Stedman:

Call for evaluations of visual art projects for adults with mental health issues – deadline 26 June 2017

The What Works Centre for Wellbeing (a non-profit, independent research centre) is working with Brunel University and others on an evidence review into the impact of visual arts on adults with mental health issues. The Centre needs your help to include project evaluations and more accurately reflect this area of work.

The deadline has been extended to 26 June.

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