How cultural experiences can improve health and wellbeing

The Artists featured in this section share a collected interest in arts for health. From Urban Regeneration projects, working with hospital patients directly and working closely with a range of ages – these Artists demonstrate a focus on facilitating personal wellbeing through cultural endeavours.

Nicola Colclough

Nicky is a Visual Artist and Creative Practitioner who specialises in Arts and wellbeing. Her artistic practice focuses on how art can make us feel good by creating experiences for us to enjoy and…

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Nicola Colclough

Lucy Burscough

Lucy Burscough is a Manchester based artist with who has been working as a portrait painter and engaging with the public through community projects since finishing her training at Manchester Metropolitan University in 1994.…

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Annie Harrison

Annie Harrison is interested in bringing back into consciousness hidden and forgotten stories. She creates installations and objects, film and performance which respond directly and personally to the stories she uncovers. Her recent work…

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Stella Corrall

Stella Corrall has extensive experience of major public healthcare art projects, especially for suspended works in atriums. Her broad portfolio of ambitious, site-specific commissions is developed through community engagement and ensures a close relationship…

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Kim Wiltshire

Kim is a writer, playwright and project manager for arts and health projects. She has worked with Lime Arts for ten years, working on community health projects, exploring public health issues such as substance…

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Kim Wiltshire