Date(s) - 18/10/2019 - 18/11/2019
Áras an Chontae
Activate a conscious place for living: Places, Engagements, Personal & Community Narratives by Julie Spollen @ 4.30pm Thursday 17th October, The Atrium, Áras an Chontae, Tullamore, Offaly.
Artist Julie Spollen, through her arts practice, designed & managed an exploration of inclusion, social health & placemaking for arts & cultural advocacy with a collective of professionals: Dr. Owen Douglas, Urban & Rural Designer, School of Architecture UCD, Catherine Donnelly, Dance Artist, Laura Angell, Visual Artist.
Separately, this artist in the community researched with Visual Artist, Rowena Keaveny, a Creative Charter by older people for older people; Spaces – Identity, Participation, Equality 1st Draft – funded by The Community Foundation for Ireland (The CFI), Advocacy for Older Peoples Fund.
Many thanks to the participants, artists & stakeholders for their support – Anam Beo, Arts, Health & Wellbeing Organisation, Offaly Public Participation Network, Bealtaine participants, The CFI, The Irish Wheelchair Association, B.L.C. Active Age Group, Riada House & Residential Centre, the Older Peoples Network, the Dublin Mid-Leinster HSE & Offaly County Council & Arts Office.
Julie Spollen Bdes NCAD MA RCA….artist juliespollen.com & Instagram.