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GOMA, Wednesday 30th September – Tuesday 13th October at 12.30pm – 5.30pm (excl. Sunday)
An exhibition by participants of the Waterford Healing Arts Trust Open Studio Workshop and the Activation Therapy Unit, St Otteran’s Hospital
Created by participants of the Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) weekly Open Studio workshop, this exhibition showcases a diverse range of individual styles and techniques, and celebrates the participants reconnecting after time apart. Also featured are artworks by service users of the Activation Therapy Unit, St Otteran’s Hospital, Waterford. Both workshops are facilitated by artist Jill Bouchier.
GOMA Gallery of Modern Art, Lombard St, Waterford
Wed 30 Sep – Tues 13 Oct 12.30pm – 5.30pm (excl. Sun)
This exhibition has been programmed as part of Well Festival of Arts & Wellbeing 2020, a collaboration between Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT).
Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) is Ireland’s leading arts and health programme. Established in 1993, WHAT brings arts experiences to the bedsides of patients at University Hospital Waterford and other healthcare settings. WHAT believes that the arts contribute to the wellbeing and vitality of society and that engaging with the arts stimulates the participant’s sense of identity and creativity. WHAT supports the development of arts and health in Ireland and manages the national website www.artsandhealth.ie.
For more information on the work of
Waterford Healing Arts Trust see www.waterfordhealingarts.com.
GOMA Gallery of Modern Art, Lombard Street, Waterford