Arts Council of Wales awards £300,000+ to 9 projects from new Arts and Health fund

The Arts Council of Wales has awarded £324,572 to nine projects across all parts of Wales from its new Arts, Health and Wellbeing fund. The Arts, Health and Wellbeing fund is a new National Lottery fund designed to support high-quality creative projects that deliver health and wellbeing benefits for the people of Wales. It is open … Continue reading Arts Council of Wales awards £300,000+ to 9 projects from new Arts and Health fund

“Will You Still Be There?” – An Exhibition by Anna Polya

We are delighted to introduce our new Plaza Exhibition at University Hospital Llandough,“Will you still be there?” by local artist Anna Polya. “Will you still be there?” is an exhibition of painting and sketchbook work that celebrates the beauty and fragility of the Glamorgan Heritage Coast. Having always lived in South Wales, it is the … Continue reading “Will You Still Be There?” – An Exhibition by Anna Polya

Children’s Art Week at the University Hospital of Wales

In support of Children’s Art Week, the Arts for Health and Wellbeing team visited the Emergency Unit - Children’s Area at the University Hospital of Wales to create artwork with the children and their parents whilst they waited to be treated. The children’s art event was an underwater theme colouring activity. The Kickstart Team had … Continue reading Children’s Art Week at the University Hospital of Wales

Art Gifted by Sam Burns

Sam Burns has kindly donated two pieces of artwork to the Arts for Health and Wellbeing Team. Sam is a Senior Specialist Biomedical Scientist in Blood Transfusion at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and has previously showcased his artwork in the Winter Open Exhibition at the Hearth Gallery and the Plaza Exhibition Space, both … Continue reading Art Gifted by Sam Burns

Cynefin: Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Wales Project

The Arts for Health and Wellbeing Team are proud to present a new display of artwork in our Corridor Exhibition space at University Hospital Llandough. A new curriculum will be introduced in Welsh schools in 2022 to teach children about racism and the contributions of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities. In preparation for this, … Continue reading Cynefin: Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Wales Project