‘It’s all in the detail’ – a talk by artist Steve Hollingsworth and day centre manager Liz Davidson

You are invited to ‘It’s all in the detail’: A seminar with Disability Research Edinburgh Thursday 5th November, 4-5.30pm Room LG.09 in the David Hume Tower, Edinburgh University, George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9JX The talk will look at some of … Continue reading ‘It’s all in the detail’ – a talk by artist Steve Hollingsworth and day centre manager Liz Davidson

SENSORIUM

  At first Ben couldn’t use the sensorium. Steve persevered. Its taken time. Ben learned and this happened. ………https://03-lvl3-pdl.vimeocdn.com/01/4174/4/120873093/341190787.mp4?token=0b443e67ebd0d82326a68&expires=1444687936&filename=Sensorium-HD.mp4&download=1 Sometimes there are moments when you know that the work is going in the right direction and that the artists are … Continue reading SENSORIUM

Artist Laura Spring on her Artlink practice

 Laura  Spring:  I  believe  Artlink  has  a  huge  benefit  to  the  individuals  we  work  with  because  of  it’s  unique  approach. Working  intimately  over  long  periods  of  time  to  establish  relationships  is  rare  in  a  workshop  environment  but completely  necessary  when … Continue reading Artist Laura Spring on her Artlink practice

It’s all in the detail – starting a new project with Red Note Ensemble

 Representatives from Red Note Ensemble met with Cherry Road day centre management and Artlink to begin planning for performative  work based on the idiosyncratic sound preferences of five young men.  All respond to sound, either through using internal sound to … Continue reading It’s all in the detail – starting a new project with Red Note Ensemble

Sensorium.. Excerpt from Light2015 blog

    Steve Holligsworth recently wrote for light2015 a blog for the international year of light 2015.  It’s all about how art and science can work together to make a difference.  Read it  here…..http://light2015.org.uk/arts-and-science-working-together-to-make-a-difference/#more-1201 Excerpt from the text I was … Continue reading Sensorium.. Excerpt from Light2015 blog

The Project – Collaborative Environments

Artists Laura Aldridge and Laura Spring invite artists and designers to re-think day centre environments as theatrical/carnival/fairground spaces, looking at colour pattern, the design of a room from the perspective of someone with profound learning disabilities. This project is all … Continue reading The Project – Collaborative Environments