An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sun 24 May, 2015
‘Taking a Turn’ – two public talks are being held by the ‘Taking a Turn’: mental health history of hospital gardens team. Three specialists will present research into the themes of mental health hospital gardens over time, mental health patient experiences of the outdoors, and the design of the garden installation for the Chelsea Fringe. Speakers are:
Steph Eastoe, social historian doctorate researcher at Birkbeck College London
Rebecca Smith, independent gardening therapist and garden designer, London
We will convene by the garden installation by Saltpoint bar, 2 Exchange Square whatever the weather. We will spend an hour or so discussing the themes with presentations and discussions, then we will move to a nearby bar/cafe to continue socialising. Come ready for all weather!