The Arts & Health Project is a working collaboration of seniors and professional artists, who together develop an arts practice that focuses on the creative expression of ideas and issues that are important to them. From time to time I’m lucky enough to facilitate discussions about arts and health with groups including graduate students in public health, social work and gerontology, parks and recreation managers, arts administrators and occupational health and safety teams.
It is as Eisner (1981) suggests, a question of seeing with the mutual benefits the arts and interdisciplinarity provide: It is to the artistic to which we must turn, not as a rejection of the scientific, but because with both we can achieve binocular vision.
Dr. Norman K. Denzin, one of the world’s most distinguished authorities on qualitative research writes, Performance becomes public pedagogy when it uses the aesthetic, the performative, to foreground the intersections of politics, …
DECEMBER and MAY: The oral report for each month should be simply a summary of the book. The arts represent an outlet of expression that is usually influenced by culture and which in turn helps to change culture. In Years 3 and 4, learning in The Arts builds on the experience of the previous band. I started with a large paper stump, then moved to a smaller paper stump, and finally used a detail tool to bring out all the fine details of the pattern. Whether you’re looking for casual cocktail set up or sit down tables with a fancier feel, I highly recommend it 7 Fine Arts. Expect multi-disciplinary research findings – a handbook to support practice and future research – & challenging and liberating contemporary arts practice. Tenia here showing y’all what I did with the Avocado Arts Season’s Tweetings stamp set!