Cure Park was an art manifestation that was held from 4 June to 16 July 2017 in the ‘Amsterdamse Bos’, or Amsterdam Forest. The theme ‘care’ – in the broadest sense of the word – was both highlighted and questioned. During this event, more than 30 artists, creators and thinkers joinend the public and healthcare professionals. The program consisted of an art route, experiments, interventions, workshops, lectures, performances and films. Webeditor Tessa Smorenburg interviewed curator Theo Tegelaers from TAAK and spoke to him about the potential and urgency of the art practice as a reflective model for the public domain. Continue reading Cure Park – Art practice as a model for reflection
The University of Humanistic Studies (UvH) aims to contribute to a meaningful life in a just society. In celebration of its 25th anniversary the UvH will organise an international conference on this topic in Utrecht (Netherlands) on January 30 and 31, 2014.
The University of Algarve in the south of Portugal will organise the international conference on the topic ‘Care, health and well-being: The views of older people’. The conference will take place on 24th january 2014. Continue reading International conference on elder views at University of Algarve, 24th January 2014