Exhibition & Seminar in Graz


October 12th-22nd, 2016

Schmiedgasse 36, Graz

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Kunst ist Schokolade
Art is Chocolate for Your Brain. That's right!

Opening of the Kunst ist Schokolade fürs Hirn -exhibition was held on October 12th, 2016. The house was packed, super!

All the artists from senior houses were invited to the opening, and many of them arrived with family members. Naturally, uniT Kunstlabor artists were present, as well as arts and crafts experts who collaborated with uniT in this project. In addition: project managers and participants from all the project partner countries, city of Graz representatives, media + other arts & crafts lovers. What a pleasant night!

Handmade Wellbeing exhibition Graz
The Opening Party!

Artwork in the exhibition was made by residents in three senior houses in Graz area, during the arts & crafts workshops provided by Kunstlabor artists. The workshops were arranged during the summer and autumn 2016.

Handmade Wellbeing Graz
In exhibition
Handmade Wellbeing Graz
In exhibition
Handmade Wellbeing Graz
Das Göttliche, Erika Kirchmayer
Kunst ist Schokolade fürs Hirn -seminar program 13.10.2016

At the seminar the experiences of collaboration and artistic work in care homes of Kunstlabor artists and the senior houses were presented and discussed.

Invited speakers gave good presentations about working as artist and the possibilities of arts in social field.

Handmade Wellbeing seminar Graz
First speaker, Kai Lehikoinen from University of Arts, Finland
Handmade Wellbeing seminar Graz
Collaborational tablecloth printed in workshop for training week participants and care home residents was given to Daniela Leitmayer from Eggenberg Care Home