Please see the news page for our full Coronavirus / COVID-19 Update. Following advice ISLAND Arts Centre is temporarily pausing venue-based activities until further notice - we will continue to monitor the evolving situation to determine when we will re-open. We will update this message, via the News page of our website, and our social media channels. Read more
The arts have a crucial role keep the mind active during the coronavirus lockdown. Mental health charity MIND promotes creativity in its Covid-19 advice to people for taking care of their mental health and wellbeing Art is a natural way to promote mindfulness. Being involved in a creative project temporarily allows us to stop worrying about the future or dwell on the past. The arts also promote relaxation and creates a space for social connection.
Below are great resources to help you destress, push yourself forward creatively or simply get inspired by new perspectives.