Dissemination

This section lists the various channel of research dissemination through conferences & Professional presentation and Invited speaking.

PhD Thesis

The Caring Artist: Exploring the Role of an Arts-­Health Practitioner in a Nursing Home and a Model of Arts-­Health Practice

 

Conference and Professional Presentations

  1. Reclaiming vitality in a nursing home: The caring artist and a practice framework, Conference on working with people-centred processes: Art, Education & Cross-Sector, Asia Centre, Bangkok (15 – 17 October 2016)
  2. Feeling Alive!: Participatory Visual Arts Programme and Vitality in A Nursing home – A Singapore Case Study, 5th International Health Humanities Conference, University of Seville, Seville, Spain (15-17 September 2016)
  3. Consideration for effective participatory art programme in Eldercare, Arts in Eldercare Seminar 2016, National Gallery Singapore, Singapore (1 September 2016). https://www.artsineldercare.sg
  4. Art and Care, Bio-Art / Design: Transdisciplinarity in Art, Science and Creativity Symposium and Workshop 2016, School of Art, Media and Design, Nanyang Technological University (7 March 2016)
  5. Expanding Culture of Care Imagining Art, Care and Well-being, PechaKucha Night No. 3, NTU Center for Contemporary Art, Singapore, 9 April 2015
  6. Arts in healthcare – A human-centred art practice? Some conceptual considerations towards better practice for artist in care settings, 6th Annual International Arts and Health Conference, The National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, 11 – 13 November 2014
  7. Invited Speaker, Reflecting Pool, Contemporary Approaches and Issues in Photography Module, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) 24 September 2014
  8. Invited Speaker, Introduction to Arts and Health in Social Sculptures – Art & Community module, Singapore Management University, July 2014
  9. Cultural Art Practices in Care Settings: Reflection on the need for a practice framework – Community Cultural Development, Singapore, 22 May 2014 http://www.ccd.sg/talking-series-research-practice-visual-art-communities/
  10. Invited Speaker, Expanding Culture of Care: Imagining Art, Care and Well being, “Up and Up: A Forum on Community Care” organised by Agency for Integrate Care, Singapore, Grand Copthorne Hotel (11-12 January 2013)
  11. Presenter, More than just an activity: Learning, Bonding and self actualisation with Creative Paper Clay for individuals affected by Parkinson’s Disease, 4th Annual International Arts and Health Conference, The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle WA Australia, 26 – 29 November 2012
  12. Speaker, When Art Matters: Health, Wellbeing and human flourishing ADM Research Talk, ADM Library, NTU November 2012
  13. Invited Presenter, Vitamin ART Developing the field of Arts and Health in Singapore, Community Cultural Development Symposium: Practices and Possibilities, Singapore Polytechnic, Singapore, 17-18 September 2012
  14. Invited Panellist, Art and Health: A Global View Discussion Panel, 23rd Annual international conference Society for the arts in healthcare, Detroit, USA (2-5 May 2012)
  15. Presenter, Expanding culture of Care: Arts in Healthcare in Singapore, 23rd Annual international conference Society for the arts in healthcare, Detroit, USA (2-5 May 2012)
  16. Invited Speaker, Art and Audience, Art Elective programme – Ministry of Education, Nanyang Junior College, 25 April 2012
  17. Presenter, Creative Paper Clay and Parkinson’s Disease: Shaping Identities, Enriching Lives, 3rd Annual International Arts and Health Conference, The National Gallery of Australia, Canberra Australia (14-17 November 2011)
  18. Presenter, Artists in Hospital: Roles Imagination Possibilities NAFA Symposium 2011, New Asian Imagination: (Re)searching arts in South-East Asia, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore, 19-21, September 2011)
  19. Invited Presenter, Parkinson’s and Art: Journeys and Visions, Parkinson’s Disease Society Singapore AGM, May 2011.
  20. Panellist, Open Space/New Media and New Documentary Forms Panel, Documentary Now!, University of Westminster, London, UK, Jan 26-28, 2011
  21. Invited panellist and exhibiting artist, Open Space/Singapore/Southeast, International Communications Association Annual Conference, Suntec City Convention Hall, June 22-26, 2010 Singapore http://www.ithaca.edu/fleff/blogs/open_spaces/bodies_in_another_world:_the_installation_art_of_m/
  22. Presenter, Arts in Healthcare: A Singapore Survey The use of Art in Singapore’s Public Hospital, 2nd Annual International Arts and Health Conference, The Sidney Myer Asia Centre, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia November 2010)
  23. Resonance of Objects, NUS Museum, Singapore (Nov 2009)
  24. Flip-flops: Dialogues, life worlds and journeys, Leeds University Centre for African Studies, Leeds, UK (May 2009)
  25. International Visual Sociology Conference, 6-8 August 2008, Flasco Building, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  26. Urban Encounters Conference, 16-17 May 2008, Goldsmiths College, University of London
  27. Artist presentation, Post Grad Seminar, LaSalle College for the Arts, Singapore. (Oct 2007)
  28. Artist presentation, Nan Hua High School, Singapore. (Oct 2007)
  29. Discussion panellist, Future of Imagination 4: Concerning the performance of…, Singapore. (September 2007)