Release Date: 21 November 2017
We have some art that will soothe the soul coming to a library near you over the coming months.
A touring pop-up exhibition, Art & Soul, which celebrates arts for wellbeing is being shown at libraries across the borough. It uses creative activity and positive engagement to support mental wellbeing in our communities.
Art & Soul runs weekly arts and wellbeing workshops for adults and young people with mental wellbeing challenges; outreach workshops with local NHS mental health centres, hospitals and residences; pop-up art exhibitions, and a biennial exhibition of member artwork.
The exhibition is on show at:
Cllr David Linnette, Cabinet member for Culture, Sport and the Voluntary Sector said:
“Art & Soul is a fantastic programme which shows how being artistic and creative can have a real impact on our mental wellbeing.
“This is a wonderful exhibition for you all to enjoy. So I hope you come along to your local library and have a look!”
Library locations and opening times can be found here.
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Updated: 1 December 2017