Episode 26: Ancient art in a new coat and challenging questions of life
Friday, 11 March 2016 at 17.32 hours
A workshop where since years the art of lithography is practiced and young and old answer questions of life in ‘Samen in Beeld’ item ‘Praathuisje’.
Artist Wim Jonkman from Hefswal, province of Groningen, practices lithography since his studied it at the art academy. In ‘Samen in Beeld’ item ‘Wat Gebeurt Hier’ he gives explanation of the process that, with its millions of years old material, leads to wonderful results in his workshop.
During the festival ‘The Art of getting Older’ at Groningen, people young and old are invited to answer challenging questions in ‘Samen in Beeld’ item ‘Praathuisje’. Objectives include ‘Are you afraid of Death?’, ‘Is Seks of importance in your Life?’, ‘Old and Happy?’, ‘To knit or to App?’.
About this program:
Older people out of their loneliness. The world of marketing outside to the inside. But the world from the inside out, from the elderly to share their knowledge and history with us. Strenghten each other. That's where together in Beeld stands for.
Together in Focus is a weekly program for the elderly that we, thanks to a small-scale approach, namely to create an accessible atmosphere. Meet, look back but also look ahead, shapes our approach to ease loneliness among our target group. Elderly people in contact with each other, arouse their interest in what is happening in the outside world, their opportunities to develop skills to discover, bring moments of joy and satisfaction, we are working on.
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