Arts for health next forum meeting Thursday 10th January 2018- 13:00- 15:00 at Nuffield Southampton Theatres: City (NST City) in the Barova Room,Above Bar Street, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 7DU We will be talking about social prescribing and the arts, plus plans for the Accessible Art Show in Southampton during March. We are keen to showcase the work of artists who have a disability or difference and explore the links between art and health. This meeting has been arranged jointly by Healthwatch ,SoCo Music Project, and the Arts and health forum it should be a great start for the New Year ! This forum is open to everybody. No need to book. If you want to share about your project in Southampton, please visit our website. https://www.arts4health.net/projects-in-southampton.html Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/737438529942164/
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. Tickets for either or both days are available to purchase until 5th December. AHSW Members receive a discount by buying members-only tickets. Read more
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. "Join us for the festivities and mince pies, and treat yourself and your loved ones from our selection of hand made art, gifts, and cards. This year we have a pop-up Bethlem Art Fair at ORTUS on the Maudsley Hospital site, starting 4 December. We will also be showing last year’s winners of the Founder’s Award judged by artist Mark Titchner in the Long Gallery at Maudsley." Wednesday - Friday 10am - 5pm Saturday (first and last of the month) 10am - 5pm Bethlem Gallery will be closed from 24th December - 4th January. Free entrance - all welcome Bethlem Gallery | Bethlem Royal Hospital | Monks Orchard Road | Beckenham | Kent | BR3 3BX t: 020 3228 4101 e: email@example.com w: www.bethlemgallery.com
Residential course on arts and health research, Snape Maltings – 4-8 February 2019 Applicants are invited to join a week-long research intensive on Arts and Health to be held at Snape Maltings in Suffolk, 4-8 February 2019. This is delivered as a partnership between the Arts Health Early Career Research Network, UCL and the University of Florida Centre for Arts in Medicine and is a 5-day residential programme that will provide a rich introduction to the evidence base around the arts in health and fundamentals of evaluation and research. It is suitable both for those new to the field and those with some prior research and evaluation experience.
Across the week, participants will get the chance to:
explore the development and scope of the field
learn about psychological, physiological, social and behavioural effects
discover research and evaluation methodologies
discuss practicalities and issues in carrying out research
engage in group-based debates, activities and presentations
The course is now open for applications. There is an early bird discount rate available until 1 December 2018 and scholarships available if you apply before 10 September.
Read more for the course programme, fees and application process. Please note that spaces are limited and filling fast.