Events archive

Living with dementias: Enhancing lives – 4 April 2019

This one-day conference is supported by Created Out of Mind and the RSPH Special Interest Group on Arts, Health and Wellbeing, as part of the RSPH continuing educational programme on arts and health.

Living with dementias: Enhancing lives – 4 April 2019

This one-day conference is supported by Created Out of Mind and the RSPH Special Interest Group on Arts, Health and Wellbeing, as part of the RSPH continuing educational programme on arts and health.

Arts and Health South West annual conference, Bristol – 13-14 December 2018

Thursday 13th and Friday 14th December 2018, 9am-4:30pm

Trinity Centre, Trinity Rd, Bristol BS2 0NW

The AHSW conference will focus on diversity and inclusion in arts and health. This event is designed for anyone with an interest in arts and health.

Studio Upstairs 30 Years Exhibition, Hackney – 13 December 2018

The exhibition will take place at Stour Space, Hackney on Thursday 13 December, 6.30pm. The charity Studio Upstairs was founded in 1988 to meet the needs of people moving out of the psychiatric health system, by providing a supportive community-based environment where members can communicate their experiences through making art.

Bethlem Art Fair – until 21 December 2018

Bethlem Gallery’s 10th annual open exhibition will showcase work by over 80 artists connected to South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, featuring paintings, prints, drawings, ceramics, photographs, textiles, and sculpture for sale at affordable prices.

Sing to Live annual Winter Concert – 2 December 2018

Sing to Live, Live to Sing is a singing for health and wellbeing programme initiated by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC) Council’s Arts Service in partnership with Public Health. Groups meet at 6 different venues across the borough, and are free to attend for all RBKC residents aged 18+.

When Swallows Return, Free Space Project – until 20 December 2018

On until December 20th, Mon — Fri, 8.30am — 6.30pm (1st floor)

Every 5 minutes someone in the UK has a stroke. The 1.2 million who survive a stroke often experience lasting effects and an altered sense of self that can be difficult to explain to others.

Moving Pieces workshop: Love and Loss – 8 and 9 December 2018

This weekend workshop in Bermondsey will explore creative and embodied ways of sharing experiences of love and loss through body-based work, performance and storytelling.

When Swallows Return, Free Space Project – 30 October-20 December 2018

When Swallows Return is an exhibition of sculptures, collages and prints by Julia Mason focusing on the effects of stroke, referencing stroke survivors’ own experiences.

Launch date & Time: October 30th 2018 6.30pm — 8.30pm

Location: Free Space Project Kentish Town Health Centre 2 Bartholomew Road London, NW5 2BX

Libraries Week – 8-13 October 2018

Libraries Week this year focuses on wellbeing; libraries of all kinds across the country will showcase how they bring communities together, combat loneliness, provide a space for reading and creativity and support people with their mental health.

Cardboard Citizens Theatre of the Oppressed training courses – November & December 2018

These London-based courses are based on participatory "forum theatre" methodologies, and led by Adrian Jackson, Augusto Boal's translator and the founder of Cardboard Citizens.