Upcoming events

DMLab Challenge North West, Manchester – 27 May 2017

A free gig for four teams of disabled musicians and technologists to showcase brand new commissions created over four weeks as part of the Drake Music Lab Challenge.

"Tightrope" and "35 Amici Drive", London – 23-27 May 2017

Amici is an abled and disabled dance group based at the Lyric Hammersmith. It will be bringing back its 30th and 35th anniversary shows for one week for Amici in Rep. Read more  

Singing for Better Breathing launch, London – 6 June 2017

1300-1500, 6 June 2017 Launch of the final report and documentary film of the Singing for Better Breathing project. Royal Festival Hall, Level Five function room RSVP to Di White, adminstrator, Sidney De Haan Research Centre:

Arts and culture organisations push parties ahead of General Election

A number of arts and culture organisations – including the Museums Association, One Dance UK, the Creative Industries Federation, and the Cultural Learning Alliance – have issued manifestos ahead of the general election.

Reading in Prison Day, London – 9 June 2017

The Prison Reading Groups annual Reading in Prison Day will focus on three major themes: Putting the library at the heart of the prison; Reading and families; and Why read?.

"Meet me in Dreamland", Cockpit Arts Open Studios, London – 9-11 June 2017

Meet me in Dreamland aims to create an immersive exhibition where visitors can explore alternative realities, discover innovative ways of seeing the world and question where the line between dreams and reality lies. Dates: 9-11 June 2017 Private View: Friday 9 June, 17:00-21:00

Our popular LAHF networking event in partnership with Paintings in Hospitals is back! – 14 June 2017

After a second sold-out Connect event last year, we’re pleased to announce that we will be holding another

How important are the arts to healthy ageing? – 15 June 2017

If you work with older people or are interested in how the arts can maintain good health in later life, come along to our partnership event with RADA on Thursday 15 June at which we’ll be h

"Tintinnabulation" at the Free Space Project, Kentish Town – 15 May-16 June 2017

Artist in residence Victoria Coster explores the experience of tinnitus through a variety of mediums: moving image, sound, objects, etching, screen prints and drawing, all arrived at through an explorative and experimental process, rooted in the framework of a sculpture practice.

Music and Science at Wilton's Music Hall, London – 13-17 June 2017

A week of events will explore the relationship between music and science, centred aroud performances of ‘Song Of Contagion’ by the Grand Union Orchestra, a new piece created through a collaboration between composer/director Tony Haynes and epidemiologist Elizabeth Pisani.

LAHF partners with Great Ormond Street Hospital and RADA

For Creativity and Wellbeing Week 2017, LAHF is exploring how the arts and creativity can have a considerable role in enhancing our health and wellbeing throughout the life course.

Contemporary Painting: In Good Health, at Paintings in Hospitals – 13-17 June 2017

A new exhibition for Creativity and Wellbeing Week, at Paintings in Hospitals' Menier Gallery headquarters, bringing together artworks from PiH's unique collection with those by members of artist-led organisation Contemporary British Painting.

Storytelling for Health - 16 and 17 June 2017

Booking is now open for the Storytelling for Health conference, which takes place in Swansea on Friday 16th and Saturday 17th June 2017

Read Write Express monthly workshops, London – 19 April, 17 May, 14 June 2017

Read Write Express is offering a series of monthly Writing for Wellbeing evening workshops around the theme of resilience.  The workshops will provide a supportive space where, through reading, discussion, writing, sharing and listening, participants will experience ways to deal with stress and

Sixth Neurosciences and Music Conference, Boston (USA) – 15-18 June, 2017

The Mariani Foundation, in partnership with Harvard Medical School and the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, is continuing a series of annual ‘Neuromusic’ conferences. The central theme of this sixth conference is Music, Sound and Health.