Hospitals

The Poet & the Physician

Join us on Wednesday the 17th April for a talk by poet Valarie Gillies who will explore how the story of the brief life of Robert Ferguson, is connected to Andrew Duncan’s proposal to build the Royal Edinburgh Hospital. The talk is part of ‘Ever Present Past’ project at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital developed and…

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Distant Voices, Still Lives

A talk which reveals the experience of illness through the narratives of others past and present. Dr Claire McKechnie, Medical Humanities Research Network, University of Edinburgh, will explore narratives of grief from the past 150 years. The talk is part of ‘Ever Present Past’ project at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital developed and coordinated by Artlink.…

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The Courant

Find out what’s happening at the Western General, Royal Infirmary and St John’s Hospital in issue 1 of our newsletter, The Courant! This publication is also available in Braille, Tape and Large print formats. Please contact us for your copy.

Annual Review 2011

This year’s Annual Review is written by guest writer Nicola Wright who explores the challenges posed by low expectations and cuts in services.

This publication is also available in Braille, Tape and Large print formats.
Please contact us for your copy.

The Morningside Mirror

Morningside Mirror was a magazine published by patients and staff at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital between the years of 1845 and 1974. This new edition of ‘The Mirror’ is part of Artlink’s contribution to examining the Royal Edinburgh’s 200 year-long history in the lead up to the hospital-wide Bicentenary commemoration in 2013. This publication is…

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Hospitals

Our arts programme in hospitals across the Lothians encourages patients and staff to gain a new experience or skill to improve their environment. The programme supports four exhibition spaces with a varied programme, organises performing and visual arts events to inspire new ideas and supportive healthcare experiences.

For more information contact anne@artlinkedinburgh.co.uk for our work at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital and info@artlinkedinburgh.co.uk for our work in the Lothian general hospitals and exhibitions.

 

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