Re-conceiving Birth: Our Shared Entrance to the World Stage – Brandy Schillace (Curatorial Lecture Audio Recording)

The Dittrick Medical History Center—an interdisciplinary study center within the College of Arts and Sciences of Case Western Reserve University—is celebrating the completion of phase I of the main gallery renovation, featuring the history of childbirth. This display begins the museum’s exploration of how birth has been altered and shaped Read more…

A Provocation Piece: Proposing a universal ‘model’ of the inner workings of participatory arts practice…

Walking the high wire – proposing a universal ‘model’ of the inner workings of participatory arts practice… Reblogged from ArtWorks October web-bulletin : http://mailer-phf.org.uk/876-1VMI9-50BIHKZ8D2/cr.aspx Posted there by Molly Courtice on October 7, 2013 at 9:42 ArtWorks: Developing Practice in Participatory Settings is a network, web-based community and research resource that  supports the continuing professional development Read more…

Art in the Asylum: Preservation & Transformations

Dr Victoria Tischler, Associate Professor in Behavioural Sciences. Division of Psychiatry and Applied Psychology, University of Nottingham, and curator of ‘Art in the Asylum: creativity and the evolution of psychiatry’ reflects on this exhibition. Art in the Asylum: preservation and transformations The exhibition ‘Art in the Asylum: Creativity and the Evolution of Read more…