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Project Ability: Seminar & Book Launch

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Project Ability: Seminar & Book Launch

Glasgow-Wide

Book tickets

Free - no ticket required
Open to All

Dates and times

Friday 3 August 2018
1:00PM - 2:00PM
 As part of the Festival 2018 Project Ability have teamed up with artists working at the supported studio within St Hedwig Hospital in Berlin and will be exhibiting works by over 15 artists from Germany, with a small number of them visiting Glasgow during the Festival. We are taking this opportunity to hold a seminar on Friday 03 August which will look at the ways in which individual artists can gain confidence, skills and a sense of community through working in a supported studio.

We’ve asked artists from Berlin and Glasgow to share their thoughts about their artistic practice and the way in which a supported studio such as Project Ability and St Hedwig Hospital can help individuals with lived experience of mental ill health to achieve their artistic potential. For anyone interested in finding out about Project Ability, we will be introducing the organisation and talking a bit about all three of our studio programmes, but the focus will be on our ReConnect studios. We are delighted to be able to invite the public to this event, which is part of the official Festival 2018 programme.

In addition to promoting the exhibition of work from Berlin, which will be on show in the gallery,’ Neu Begegnung’, we will be taking the opportunity to present the release of a publication showcasing artworks and text by most of our current ReConnect artists.

Arrive at 12.30pm for tea and coffee ahead of the seminar which runs from 1-2pm.


Venue

Trongate 103

Trongate, Glasgow, G1 5HD