Keynote speaker, Professor Sebastian Crutch, a leading neuropsychologist in the Dementia Research Centre of University College London, joined other expert speakers at Cultra Manor yesterday (17 April) to explore the many benefits the arts can bring to older people with dementia.Read More
Children’s Writing Fellow and Children’s Laureate co-host creative writing extravaganza at HomePlace
Myra Zepf, the Children’s Writing Fellow for Northern Ireland, based at the Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry at Queen’s University Belfast and supported by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, and PJ Lynch Laureate na nÓg, hosted a creative writing and illustration celebratory event for 150 school children from across Northern Ireland today (Monday 16 April) at the Seamus Heaney HomePlace.
A new conference to enhance collaborative efforts and skill-sharing among Northern Ireland’s creative industries has been launched and Torbin Bullock, a California-based Film Editor at Pixar Animation Studios who has worked on films including Toy Story, Monsters, Inc and Finding Dory will be its keynote speaker.Read More
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Friday 13th April 2018 at 4pm 0 Comments
A dynamic new art exhibition aims to increase awareness and reduce the risk of domestic abuse by giving an insight into the stories of vulnerable young people whose lives have been severely affected. On display at the Arts Care Gallery in Belfast, the Red Flag Exhibition contains over 80 artworks created by young people aged 12-18.
Thursday 12th April 2018 at 2pm 0 Comments
Fashion designer and textile artist, Chloe Dougan’s exhibition entitled, Anxiety and the Artist, will open at the Duncairn Centre in North Belfast this Thursday 12 April, supported by National Lottery funding through the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
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