Podcasts

  • Welcome and Introductions, Martin Drury, Arts Director, Arts Council and Vincent Woods, Conference Chair
  • Opening Remarks, Mary Cloake, Director, Arts Council
  • The Puppet Portal Project, Helene Hugel, Director, Helium and Síobhan Clancy, Visual Artist, Puppet Portal Project
  • Participatory Arts Practice in Healthcare Contexts – Guidelines for Good Practice, Mike White, Senior Research Fellow in Arts in Health and Mary Robson, Associate for Arts in Health and Education, Centre for Medical Humanities, University of  Durham
  • Architecture and Health, a discussion chaired by Emmett Scanlon, Architecture Adviser, Arts Council, and including Gerry Cahill, Architect; Dara Carroll, Arts and Environment Manager, Mater Campus Hospital Development and Hilary Moss, Arts Officer, Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Incorporating the National Children’s Hospital, Tallaght
  • The Arts and Medical Humanities, a discussion chaired by Dr Marc Caball, Director, UCD Humanities Institute of Ireland and including Sheila Grace, Arts Director, St. James’s Hospital; Professor Des O’Neill, Consultant Physician in Geriatric and Stroke Medicine, Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Incorporating the National Children’s Hospital, Tallaght and Dr. Peter Jordan, former Senior Lecturer, Waterford Institute of Technology
  • The Percent for Art Scheme in Healthcare Contexts, a discussion chaired by Jenny Haughton, Public Arts Adviser, Arts Council, and including Sarah Finlay, Arts Consultant; Eleanor Masterson, Architectural Adviser in the Health Service Executive, Estates; John Tunney, Sean Nós Singer
  • Vital Signs Exhibition, Michelle Browne, Exhibition Curator
  • Working in Healthcare Contexts - Artist Perspectives, a panel discussion chaired by Clíodhna Shaffrey, including the artists: Kevin O’Shanahan, Ríonach Ní Néill, Seamus McGuinness and Tom Meskall
  • The Value of Arts and Health, a discussion chaired by Sarah Tuck, Director, Create, and including Dr Pete Lunn, Research Officer, Economic and Social Research Institute; Dr Austin O’Carroll, General Practitioner; Denis Roche, Artist and Curator, Open Window Project, St James’ Hospital
  • Arts and Health – Policy, Strategy and Partnership, a discussion chaired by Ann O’Connor, Arts and Health Adviser, Arts Council and including Mary Grehan, Director, Waterford Healing Arts Trust; Lucina Russell, Arts Officer, Kildare County Council; Dr Nazih Eldin, Head of Health Promotion, HSE Dublin North East
  • A Response to the Day - Opportunities and Challenges, Martin Drury, Arts Director, Arts Council
  • Closing Remarks, Vincent Woods, Conference Chair
  • Musician Ger Wolfe closed the conference with two songs created as part of Ó Bhéal Guth Béal, a project based in four daycare centres in the Múscraí Gaeltacht area in County Cork
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