New exhibitions at York Hospital

January sees the installation of six new and exciting exhibitions at York Hospital. Jane Wilson’s Under the Sea exhibition is an array of experimental textile pieces which will include a combination of techniques and colour palettes. Joining Jane will be Hayley Louise Crann whose prints from intricate hand drawn illustrations are enhanced by using PhotoshopContinue reading “New exhibitions at York Hospital”

Reading for Wellbeing Virtual Book Group – January Round Up

Last night the Book Group met to discuss Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman. We all really enjoyed this book – the characters were written so well that they felt like people you’d known all your life. Though there are some incredibly sad and challenging moments, overall the book is very uplifting and leavesContinue reading “Reading for Wellbeing Virtual Book Group – January Round Up”

Artist Showcase – Oh Wonder

Who they are Formed in 2014, Oh Wonder are a London based alternative pop duo made up of Anthony Vander West and Josephine Vander West. They released their first album called  Oh Wonder in September 2015. All of their released albums to this date are written, recorded, produced and released by the duo themselves. ImmediatelyContinue reading “Artist Showcase – Oh Wonder”

January Creative Challenge

Members of The Hut York, came together recently to think about what things bring them joy, such as dancing to music, being creative or simply taking a breath outside.  The result is an explosion of mixed media collage and happiness!  We will be displaying this inspirational work  in our 3D space on the main corridorContinue reading “January Creative Challenge”

Reading for Wellbeing Virtual Book Group – December Meet Up

Recently the Book Group met to discuss The Motive by Khurrum Rahman. Overall the group enjoyed this book – the action and dialogue moved very quickly, making it feel more like a TV episode at times. We liked how the viewpoint switched between the main characters, allowing us to understand a little bit more aboutContinue reading “Reading for Wellbeing Virtual Book Group – December Meet Up”

Eleanor Worthington Exhibition in York Hospital as part of York disability Week

Eleanor Worthington Prize The Eleanor Worthington Prize is awarded to students of Art Schools at University level by the Associazione Premio Eleanor Worthington, based in Urbino, Italy. It celebrates the International Day  of Persons with Disabilities for work in the visual arts on the theme of disability. This exhibition includes a selection of work submittedContinue reading “Eleanor Worthington Exhibition in York Hospital as part of York disability Week”

York Disability Week 2021

It’s York Disability week this week until the 4th December, as part of this we are exhibiting the Eleanor Worthington Exhibition at York Hospital. There are lots more events happening this week all throughout York, why not check out the website of York Human Rights to find out more, the link below: or theContinue reading “York Disability Week 2021”

Christmas Songs in the Chapel of York Hospital on the 8th December

Nicola Betts will be coming to sing Christmas songs in the chapel foyer at York hospital on Wednesday 8th December, 12 – 1pm.  She will be accompanied by Jon on the drum and the doors will be open so everybody passing on the corridor can hear.  Nicola runs the Wellbeing Choir but the choir willContinue reading “Christmas Songs in the Chapel of York Hospital on the 8th December”