Artful Living: Programs

September Sparks

September 27, 2017

Even in the most prosaic and impulsive ways that we may dance or sing, write, paint or act, it is self-expression that brings to light our most extraordinary selves. Arts for the Aging will celebrate its 30th anniversary next year–three decades combating isolation and spreading joy and better health to older adults, especially those living with aging-related health impairments. In welcoming autumn, we share with you this …Read More

Music, Art and Dance at The Kreeger Museum

June 22, 2017

  This spring AFTA partnered again with The Kreeger Museum and Levine Music on a series of workshops designed around the Conversations at The Kreeger program. Conversations is a program for individuals with memory disorders and their caregivers that provides a forum for dialogue and connection through art and music.  In our expansion of the Conversations program, AFTA Teaching Artists lead hands-on art, music and dance workshops …Read More

AFTA Program News: Emerging Into Spring

March 30, 2017

  Catch-up on AFTA’s most recent program newsletter. Follow our engagements at the Mansion at Strathmore and the Kreeger Museum, and learn about an upcoming adventure in San Francisco!  

AFTA News and Opportunities

March 20, 2017

  There are several opportunities to share for those of you interested in the intersection of creativity and aging.  Our most recent Program E-news gives you the full scoop. Arts and the Brain: Arts for Aging Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 7:30pm The Mansion at Strathmore Janine Tursini, Arts for the Aging, Inc (AFTA) Jehan El-Bayoumi, MD, FACP, George Washington University Wall Matthews, AFTA Teaching …Read More