Catherine Abbott will present an overview of the various strands of Irish Museum of Modern Art’s (IMMA) Spring 2021 ‘Art & Ageing’ programme and will discuss the measures the Museum took to continue the service in a post Covid Reality.
By providing both digital and analogue resources and bookable zoom sessions tailored to people with Alzheimer’s, Dementia, those in residential care settings or cocooning in their own home, this talk will provide details of the service provision that was funded by Creative Ireland.
About IMMA’s ‘Arts & Ageing’ programme
This new edition to IMMA‘s programme offers a variety of engaging creative events, workshops and resources for older people which include Talking Art Printed Resource, Talking Art Online, Armchair Azure and Slow Looking Art Videos.
In delivering this range of free, inclusive arts-based activities it seeks to address some of the challenges around cocooning and social distancing by enabling access to meaningful cultural encounters and arts experiences, both at home and in residential settings via a range of digital and non-digital means.
Wed 24 Mar 2021, 6:00pm