The Arts for Health and Wellbeing Team at Cardiff & Vale Health Charity are delighted to receive funding and support from the Arts Council of Wales from the new National Lottery Arts, Health and Wellbeing Fund. The project - Cardiff Royal Infirmary; people, place, future aims to re-frame a deeper, more accessible relationship to NHS … Continue reading Cardiff Royal Infirmary: people, place, future
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
Much respected and admired Cardiff Artist, Harry Holland has kindly donated a painting to the Arts for Health and Wellbeing programme at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, to be exhibited at the University Hospital of Wales.
Welcome to our first Open Call Exhibition at Barry Hospital which is varied collection of artwork including paintings, drawings, mixed media and photography, all by local artists, visitors and staff members. This Summer Showcase is a vibrant and positive exhibition that celebrates the benefits that creative art can bring. Whether you are taking the time … Continue reading Summer Showcase Exhibition at Barry Hospital
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
The Arts for Health and Wellbeing Team are proud to exhibit a new sculpture at the main entrance of the University Hospital of Wales created by Artist Candice Bees. The sculpture was kindly donated by Sky Arts. It shows the juxtaposition of lifelike sheep in a city environment with the composition of the piece highlighting … Continue reading ‘Sheep May Safely Graze 2021’ by Candice Bees
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
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
On Saturday 10th July 2021 the Arts for Health and Wellbeing team ran an outdoor fundraising event at The Bone Yard, in Canton. The Creative Cuppa was a day of creative workshops, art sales and tasty treats to improve wellbeing and share an outpouring of thanks to our wonderful NHS staff. The event was supported … Continue reading Creative Cuppa at The Bone Yard – Thank You!
The Arts for Health and Wellbeing team, part of Cardiff & Vale Health Charity, are looking to commission artists to create artwork, around the themes of Identity, Inclusion and Creativity for exhibiting within the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board estate. The opportunity is open to all and we actively encourage applicants from LGBTQ+ communities … Continue reading Arts Call Out in Support of LGBTQ+ Pride