Writing: Artlink seeks support to bring back Creative Connections

Writing: Artlink seeks support to bring back Creative Connections

Artlink Creative Connections
Participants enjoying a workshop during Creative Connections in 2019. Photo: Jerome Whittingham @photomoments

Written for HULL IS THIS, 15/06/2020

Visual arts charity Artlink Hull, which operates its gallery on Princes Avenue, is planning to restart its Creative Connections project, once again bringing arts and friendship into the lives of people with disabilities. The project needs your support, however.

“The Covid-19 crisis has suspended so many vital services for disabled people. Last year, Artlink ran a Creative Connections project with people in disability social care centres to help combat isolation and loneliness. Now, as the pandemic has put a halt on so many activities, we’re really worried about the negative impact on many groups and individuals,” said Chris Twigg, CEO and Creative Director at Artlink Hull.

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Creative Connections 2019
Visitors enjoying last year’s Creative Connections exhibition at Artlink’s gallery. Photo: Jerome Whittingham @photomoments