Upcoming events

Joy of Sound summer workshops – May 2nd 2014 – September 19th 2014

Joy of Sound is presenting a new series of Inclusive and Combined Arts Summer Workshops at St Peters Heritage Centre, Vauxhall, SE11 5HY - from May to September 2014. The day programs will run from 9:30am till 4:30pm on Fridays, and will include three different participatory workshop sessions.

Animation on Prescription at the Encounters Festival, Bristol – 19 September 2014

Now in its third year, Animation on Prescription is a one day event which aims to bring together animation and health professionals, sharing good practice and new advances in the field.

Evaluation Masterclass – 20 September 2014

Liverpool-based Collective Encounters is running a series of masterclasses designed to develop the skills of artists interested in collaborative practice and/or working in the participatory arts sector.

The Inner Self: Drawings from the Subconscious – 4-21 September 2014

‘The Inner Self: Drawings from the Subconscious’ is a group show of the work of seven Outside In artists all living within Greater London and working on the theme of the subconscious.

Innovative practice: arts in criminal justice settings – 24 September 2014

The Arts Alliance is hosting a free collaborative event with officials from the National Offender Management Service (NOMS) and the Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) on 24 September at the Southbank Centre.

Writing in Health and Social Care - 22 to 27 September 2014

A week-long, residential course designed to explore the different ways writing can be used with and by patients, clients and service users and in health, educational or community settings.

Breathe: Artists and Researchers conversation – 30 September 2014

Artist Jayne Wilton has created a new body of work exploring breath and breathing, working with a composer, clinical research physiotherapist and three respiratory groups at Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals.

Arts & Health in Wiltshire – 30 September 2014

Wiltshire Council’s Public Health and Arts Development services are mounting a conference to explore the contribution that cultural activities play within the health and well-being agenda.

Remember to Dance – 7 October 2014

Green Candle Dance Company is about to embark on the second year of Remember to Dance a research project for people living with dementia, in partnership with East London NHS Foundation Trust and Alzheimer’s Society, Tower Hamlets.

Brighton’s World Mental Health Day – 8 October 2014

Marking World Mental Health Day, Brighton will play host to a programme of events and activities, raising awareness and understanding of mental health and wellbeing in society. An open space event, speakers and performances will look at a range of aspects of debate in mental health.

Developing the Evidence – 10 October 2014

Nordoff Robbins is running a hands-on workshop for evaluating Arts Therapies and Arts & Health practices.

CoolTan Arts Annual Sponsored Walk – 11 October 2014

Join arts and mental health charity CoolTan Arts on a fun guided walk through London's history, as they use creativity and humour to celebrate World Mental Health Day, challenge stigma and raise much needed funds.

Reassembling the Self, GV Art – 16 September to 11 October 2014

Curated by Susan Aldworth, Reassembling the Self is an exhibition centred on a study of the condition of schizophrenia, which weaves together art, science, psychiatry and individual histories in an exploration of self, perception and the fragility of human identity.

Reassembling the Self – 16 September 2014

From 16 September to 11 October, GV Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition centred on a study of the condition of schizophrenia, which weaves together art, science, psychiatry and individual histories.