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Beyond Dementia Artist Workshops

Start Date 15 August 2017 14:00 End Date 15 August 2017 16:00
Location The Whitworth University of Manchester, Oxford Road Manchester
Beyond Dementia is a Collection Centre exhibition that explores the lived experience of dementia, looking beyond the condition and highlighting the positives. Curated by the Fabulously Forgetful Friends, the aim of the exhibition and its accompanying public programme is to explore and support active citizenship for these individuals as the producers of the exhibition, allowing a unique approach to better understanding.

Join us in the Collection Centre for a badge making workshop with Artist
Description of the Event:Beyond Dementia is a Collection Centre exhibition that explores the lived experience of dementia, looking beyond the condition and highlighting the positives. Curated by the Fabulously Forgetful Friends, the aim of the exhibition and its accompanying public programme is to explore and support active citizenship for these individuals as the producers of the exhibition, allowing a unique approach to better understanding.

Join us in the Collection Centre for a badge making workshop with Artist Lucy Burscough. The workshop seeks to give further insight into the benefits of arts engagement and the ways in which we think about dementia and the profound impact of experiencing dementia.

Number of Participants: 25
Accessibility Facilities:

Contact: Wendy GallagherTelephone Number: 44 (0) 161 275 7450Email Address: wendy.gallagher@manchester.ac.ukTransport Facilities: Buses, Parking nearby, Disabled parking

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