Category Archives: In Hospitals

Arts OutWest’s specifically hospital-based arts and health work including activities in Bathurst, Forbes and Parkes Hospitals and our support of the Orange Arts and Health program at Orange Hospital.

Colouring in books distributed to hospitals

Colouring in books distributed to hospitals

Filed : Arts & Health, In Hospitals, Lachlan Health Service Culture & Arts Program, Projects .

We’ve produced a colouring in book for patients, visitors and staff at Parkes and Forbes Hospitals featuring work by artists from the NSW Central West . Read the Full article

Hospital exhibition documents recovery stories of mental illness

Hospital exhibition documents recovery stories of mental illness

Filed : Arts & Health, In Hospitals, Projects .

A travelling exhibition of photographs documenting the recovery stories of people living with complex mental illness will go on display at Bathurst Hospital from Tuesday 4 April, 2017. Read the Full article

Arts & health: Wiradjuri signage program expands

Arts & health: Wiradjuri signage program expands

Filed : Aboriginal Arts, Arts & Health, In Hospitals, Lachlan Health Service Culture & Arts Program, Projects .

The award winning Wiradjuri language signage at Parkes and Forbes hospitals will now be rolled out to other hospitals in inland NSW, in local Aboriginal languages.  Read the Full article

Meaning of gugaa symbol on Parkes Hospital doors

Meaning of gugaa symbol on Parkes Hospital doors

Filed : Arts & Health, In Hospitals, Lachlan Health Service Culture & Arts Program .

The meaning of the gugaa goanna symbol on the entry doors as explained by ngangaanha, Robert Clegg, designer and Wiradjuri Elder. Read the Full article

Artist and the farmer sculpture installed

Artist and the farmer sculpture installed

Filed : Arts & Health, In Hospitals, Lachlan Health Service Culture & Arts Program, Projects .

An exciting new contemporary sculpture – Siloscopes – has been commissioned and now installed at Forbes Hospital as part of the hospital’s redevelopment. Read the Full article