The symposium will feature artists' presentations, a live portrait painting by Tanya Raabe-Webber, a Radical Practices open mic session and two panel debates and keynote speeches focussing on underrepresentation, exclusion and invisibility.
An inclusive museum: Planning accessible gallery interpretation and programmes, V&A – 23 and 24 March 2017
An interactive two-day course focused on the strategic approach the V&A has taken in working to make its galleries accessible to all visitors.
The symposium will be held at the Shamineh Art Gallery and Cafe, Hampstead, NW3 1JE, on 24 March 2017, and will of interest to those from both mindfulness and/or perinatal mental health backgrounds.
2-26 March 2017 The Studio, Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, Chichester, PO19 1TJ
Curated by young people from Walsall Youth Justice Service, Beyond the Door is an exhibition of artwork, writing and music from prisons, secure hospitals, and by people on community sentences in the West Midlands. 13 Jan – 26 Mar 2017 mac Birmingham
A month's exploration of theatrical craft to ask what can we learn about ourselves, our experiences, and our roles through performance. All mental health professionals and those with lived experience welcome.
Wednesday 29 March, 6-7pm National Theatre, Clore Learning Centre: Cottesloe Room
A seminar bringing together policymakers, officials and senior representatives from across the creative industries to discuss priorities for ensuring the UK creative workforce remains globally competitive during and after the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union.
The launch of a newly established Arts in Health Research Cluster will take place on 30 March 2017 at The Health Hub, Rutland Street in Limerick City.
Turtle Key Arts is running a series of workshops for people with memory problems and all forms of dementia offering an opportunity to compose and sing your own songs with professional musicians.
UCLArts and Healing’s inaugural conference, which will offer “innovative tools for multicultural community building and social-emotional well-being”.
CoolTan Arts is holding a walking festival entitled ‘Explore, Exercise, Exhale’ this spring, to celebrate a decade of their public walking programme ‘CoolWalks’.
Thursday 6 April 2017, 19:00 Presented by Adages, the performance is a “dementia-friendly oratorio” by Holly Marland, based on work with people with dementia and their carers in the northwest.
Open workshops which create theatre from your own life experiences. 1-day taster workshop When: 15 January, 10am–5pm Where: The Classrooms, 7-13 Melior Street, SE1 3QP Cost: £50 Apply by Saturday 14 January (places limited)
Imperial College Healthcare Trust has launched a new series of Imperial Quality Improvement (iQI) Sprints to tackle problems faced by healthcare workers. The events bring together designers, staff, patients and the public to collectively design health solutions.