Julian West (Head of Open Academy at the Royal Academy of Music, Co-director Created Out of Mind) and Dr Hannah Zeilig (senior research fellow at the University of the Arts, London, Created Out of Mind) will lead a day for artists who wish to develop their knowledge of dementia and explore the potential for working co-creatively using the arts.
The day will include
The day will also include presentations and insights from three visiting artists / academics from Japan, who are currently collaborating with Julian and Hannah on a research project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council entitled The Arts and Dementia: how might the arts contribute to the creation of more inclusive ageing societies?
Tea and coffee will be provided You are welcome to bring a packed lunch, or purchase lunch at nearby shops and cafés.
This event is kindly supported by the British Society of Gerontology.
Free, tickets required.