14-day art challenge and Art in isolation workshop

  As I wrote in Adjusting to the COVID-19 new reality a few days ago, I am currently rethinking how the ART/DATA/HEALTH project can run activities remotely, and continue benefiting communities. Our workshop Staying Healthy in Whitehawk earlier this month at the Whitehawk Library got cancelled, so the local community artist Ian Leaver and I have […]

How can data science help the COVID-19 crisis?

The ART/DATA/HEALTH project aims to work with communities and citizens to build their digital and data science skills in order to understand large amounts of data – and the way we do this is through creativity and the arts. The COVID-19 crisis has released a large amount of data about infections and deaths worldwide, and […]

Data, arts, health and wellbeing: Adjusting to COVID-19 new reality

As the ART/DATA/HEALTH project adjusts to the new reality of the COVID-19 crisis, and the extended period of working remotely, we will be posting updates and a series of informative Resources. The ART/DATA/HEALTH project aims to work with communities and citizens to build their digital and data science skills in order to understand large amounts […]

DataArt workshops in Whitehawk – POSTPONED

We have postponed the workshops due to COVID-19   Staying healthy in Whitehawk   Do you live in East Brighton? Are you interested in art and creative work? Do you want to get healthier and more active?   We’re looking for adult participants who want to share their story about staying healthy in Whitehawk. You […]

ART/DATA/HEALTH Workshops Call for Participants

  Would you like to know more about how to translate data into impactful stories? Are you interested in creating a data-driven campaign for your organisation? Do you want to work alongside community artists and take part in the Brighton Fringe Festival?   We are offering an exciting opportunity for people working in a charity […]

Talk at the BSA South-Coast Medical Sociology Study Group Symposium

Aristea will be speaking at the Symposium Creating Health and Wellbeing through Creative Endeavour(s) organised by the BSA South-Coast Medical Sociology Study Group in December. Date And Time: Thursday, 5 December 2019, 13:00 – 16:00 For more info and to book click here Building an interface between art and data science for health and wellbeing Dr Aristea Fotopoulou (University […]

Opportunities for artists: Commissions for data-based art (live art/performance/intervention, sound/music piece, mural/street art)

ART|DATA|HEALTH: data as creative material for health and wellbeing project, Brighton, UK   Opportunities for artists: Commissions for data-based art (live art/performance/intervention, sound/music piece, mural/street art)   Deadline: 23:59 GMT,  Friday 20 September 2019  Background The academic research project ART/DATA/HEALTH creates an innovative and interdisciplinary process that offers disadvantaged groups and the public new tools, at the intersections of […]

Good data for health literacy and digital inclusion – conference paper at DATA POWER

The first academic conference paper from the research project ART/DATA/HEALTH: data as creative material for health and wellbeing (UKRI/AHRC) will be presented at the two-day international conference DATA POWER: global in/securities, September 12&13, 2019, in Bremen, Germany. The conference is organized by the ZeMKI, Centre for Media, Communication and Information Research, University of Bremen in cooperation […]