What is the role of care in art making today? How would you describe artistic labour in the Arts and Health field? Thank you Artswok for this opportunity to share my views and Xijie for your thoughtful writing! Link to Article
Dying Matters Premieres
“A moving, engaging and thought-provoking hour” “how important it is to share these sorts of experiences, to talk about dying death and bereavement, and that this talk can be done in a variety of ways” When is a right time for us to think about our preferences for end of life care and talk about… Continue reading Dying Matters Premieres
Selected for the first cohort of the GROW Mental Health Researcher Development Programme
Thrilled to be selected to be in the first cohort of the GROW Mental Health Researcher development Programme ! Looking forward to the company and exchanges!
Arts and Ageing Circle 2021
Delighted to be invited to moderate this meaningful event! Looking forward to the conversations and discussions on 16 Sept 2021!
Artshealthrepository.sg is now live!
I am delighted to share that Arts and Health Singapore Repository (AHSR) the first ever online database Charting Arts and Health Development in Singapore is now live! Visit us: https://www.artshealthrepository.sg/ The Arts and Health Singapore Repository (AHSR) builds on initial research undertaken by a team of researchers from Nanyang Technological University, School of Art, Design, and… Continue reading Artshealthrepository.sg is now live!
Arts, Ageing and Wellbeing Toolkit in action during Covid-19
Delighted to see the Arts, Ageing and Wellbeing Toolkit going places and in action during Covid-19 Media Mentions/ Features of the Toolkit Love Your Senior - COVID-19 has changed the way we live. Some more than others. https://www.capitaland.com/international/en/about-capitaland/newsroom/inside/2020/may/love-your-senior.html Examples of the 5 art segments from "Learn Together with Me" (broadcast on MediaCorp Channel 8).… Continue reading Arts, Ageing and Wellbeing Toolkit in action during Covid-19
Book Chapter in Geohumanities and Health
What an honour to work with Sarah Atkinson on a contribution Multiplicity and Encounters of Cultures of Care in Advanced Ageing to Geohumanities and Health! Pre-order is now available. Click here for further information. This volume edited by Sarah Atkinson and Rachel Hunt brings together research in the GeoHumanities from various intellectual perspectives to illustrate the benefits of humanities-inspired approaches… Continue reading Book Chapter in Geohumanities and Health
Inaugural Postgrad Course on Arts, Ageing and Wellbeing
The inaugural interdisciplinary course on Arts, Ageing and Wellbeing developed by me kicked off to a fun and engaging start last evening. The course is the first-of-its-kind in Singapore that exposes and promotes exploration of the arts in the context of ageing. It is part of the MSc in Applied Gerontology Programme http://www.sss.ntu.edu.sg/Programmes/Gerontology/Pages/Curriculum.aspx . The… Continue reading Inaugural Postgrad Course on Arts, Ageing and Wellbeing