Galleries engaging with older people: Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council case study

Eight individuals affected by dementia of different types and at different stages of development took part in a programme of visual art activities at Cyfarthfa Castle Museum, Gallery and Park. There were six men and two women and all were associated with the Merthyr Alzheimer’s Society. Other participants in the group included staff and volunteers from partner organisations and one family carer

The project artist was Alice Briggs

Written on behalf of Engage Cymru by Eirwen Malin
Date: 2011
Type: Case study
Language: English