Art & Health: Art With A Purpose

Recommended for A2 Art & Design, Art & Design Foundation and equivalent.

Capacity: 12 places.

In this session students will explore the idea of ‘art with a purpose’.

Using the exhibition PANACEAHOTHOUSE as a starting point for discussion and practical activity; students will gain a further insight into the ways ideas, feelings and meaning can be conveyed through art.

The session will introduce the influence of social and cultural issues on artists practice and will look at the use of symbolism and metaphor to explore these issues. Participants will be encouraged to share their interpretations of the work they have seen and made.

Led by artist Adela Jones.