Arts for Health at Manchester Metropolitan University is the UK’s longest established arts and health organisation. Denis has two campaigns currently running for the Federal Department of Health. If you have an Arts in Health event in Wales that you would like to promote on this Home page please email me the details. Thank you for supporting the arts and artists as valuable members of the community and for recognizing the deep need we all have to see, understand, and participate in the arts.
The artists demonstrated how to make 3D hot air balloons to highlight the creative activity courses run by Blackpool Arts for Health programme. We recognize the Foundation for Art and Healing for its financial support and strong commitment to improving research on the use of creative expression and wellness for the benefit of individuals and communities.
Join executive leaders from major health systems in SE Michigan as they discuss the importance and value of incorporating art into the culture of health. The researchers whose arts and health approaches and models have inspired this work, especially Lars Ole Bonde, Mike White, Gary Ansdell, Dr David McCormack and Prof Desmond ‘Neill.
I somehow missed you at the conference – I wanted to ask for a CD of ‘Bewitched’ for my husband, who had a stroke a few months ago. Art in Healthcare is an Edinburgh-based charity whose mission is to enhance the health and wellbeing of everyone in Scotland through the visual arts.
The works represent a valuable, positive andcreative engagement in contrast to the sometimes adverse encounters experienced in the healthcare environment. Central to your learning are many hands-on visual arts activities including contour drawing, mandala making, photography exercises, clay sculpture and assemblage, aimed at introducing the key principles of visual arts based practices in healthcare.