Museum educator CPD Twilight event, Frames of mind: running mental health projects in museums.
Find below information about an event I’m running in my role as co-chair for GEM London on 5th May.
Friday 5th May, 6.30pm-8.30pm
National Maritime Museum, £5 GEM members, £15 non GEM members
Join us for an evening of talks, presentations and a group discussion, sharing practice in working with mental health service users and organisations in museum learning.
Hosted by the wonderful National Maritime Museum we’ll hear from the following speakers:
National Maritime Museum learning team, Katherine McAlpine and Sacha Coward, on recent projects with Greenwich Mind
Artist Liz Atkin
Liz is a visual artist based in London. She is an advocate for Compulsive Skin Picking and mental illness, de-stigmitising these conditions via public talks, specialist commissions, residencies and exhibitions.
More speakers to be confirmed.
There will also be an opportunity to have group discussions and share your own experience of project work.
We look forward to seeing you there.
Artwork copyright artist Liz Atkin