A thought-provoking seminar series over six evening sessions, focused on funeral practices and personal choices, and led by visual artist Sinead Dinneen and curator Katie Verling.
An opportunity to connect with others interested in writing for wellbeing, through workshops, talks and networking.
This weekend workshop is an opportunity to listen deeply to the body and the stories that spontaneously emerge.
Voluntary Arts Week runs from 6 to 15 May 2016. To organise, list or find an event... Read more
To celebrate Dementia Awareness Week the Victoria and Albert Museum and Dementia Action Alliance Kensington and Chelsea are running a series of practical arts based workshops and taster sessions dedicated to opening access to all.
Discover the potential of Circle Dancing when working with people with memory loss. Learn and practice the skills to provide an activity with therapeutic benefits for people with dementia. Friday 15 April, Wolverhampton; Wednesday 11 May, London
A series of events in partnership with Public Health England, Local Government Association, Royal Society for Public Health, Arts Council England.
Admission: Free Venue: The Long Gallery, Maudsley Hospital, Denmark Hill, SE5 8AZ w: sarahcphotography.co.uk
The Wellcome Collection has unveiled an exhibition bringing together artists, psychologists, philosophers and neuroscientists to investigate the terrain between consciousness and unconsciousness.
Art as Research in Learning & Teaching International Conference 2016 – submissions deadline 1 June 2016
A three-day international conference aimed at researchers and lecturers in higher education and practitioner-facilitators, particularly in the fields of arts, humanities and wellbeing. 31 August–2 September University of Wolverhampton, Telford Innovation Campus, United Kingdom
Abstracts are invited from individuals or groups responding to the general theme of communicating and/or encountering pain. These may be conventional conference presentations and posters, visual arts or interactive sessions.
The second international conference is coming to Bristol UK on June 19, 20 and 21 2017.
Outside In’s fourth triennial open exhibition features work by renowned historical and contemporary artists associated with the field of outsider art alongside work from Outside In artists selected from submissions to an open call.
Bethlem Museum of the Mind, Beckenham is hosting an exhibition juxtaposing Thomas More’s vision of Utopia with objects which explore the concept of dystopia.
Informal taster sessions to explore whether singing can support people with asthma and COPD. 1. Guy’s Hospital (asthma) Every Thursday in May and June 2016, 10.30-11.00 in the Asthma Clinic; 11.15-12.00 in Atrium 1