Age and Creation

A practice journal of creative experience and aging

Age and Creation: The Summer of Connection

Volume 1, Issue 2 — January 2024

The Artsy Summer of ’22

One of the most valuable experiments our multidisciplinary team of artists and technicians designed was ab online art series in the summer of 2022.

Five Essential Lessons

We’d like to share five key findings from this research and our recommendations to artist-run centres and other cultural organizations that seek to serve older adults.

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Checklist: Barriers to Artistic Engagement

To help turn knowledge into action, we’ve created this checklist based on what they said. This is not an exhaustive list, but it’s intended to help you and your team think about ways that older adults can feel included (or excluded) in how you develop, advertise, and run your arts and cultural programs.