From Wales to Galveston: An introduction to a series of posts from a visiting scholar and artist at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute of Medical Humanities

Introducing Drawing Women’s Cancer             A scientifically competent medicine alone cannot help a patient grapple with the loss of health and find meaning in illness – Rita Charon The Drawing Women’s Cancer project introduces an artist’s perspective into women’s cancer treatment in Wales and originates in a collaboration between myself, Read more…

One Chapter at a Time

 James Allott’s latest post from Fremantle: Our Australian adventure is now in its  fifth week and we are avidly looking forward to our 3-day Drawing Camp ‘Down South’ next week. I feel like this week will take us into the next ‘chapter’ of our story here. The first chapter was Read more…

Yarns

Christina writes of further developments in Fremantle: Thursday 1st November The Yarns Workshop is a community arts project that has been developed in conjunction with the Fremantle Festival, as well as being a part of the International Arts and Health Conference, which happens at the end of the month. As Read more…

Inspiring people

Last week we went to Artlink and had a great chat with the Director Sylvie Fourcin and Project Manager Hayley Mason about maintaining the wellbeing of people working in Community Arts. Then we went to an Open Art event where I met one of their freelance artists Jonathan Turner who Read more…