Tag Archives: Fireflies Project

Teenagers in hospital explore their creativity on Year 2 of the Fireflies Project

Teenagers in hospital transitioning to adult care have been exploring their creativity and building magical worlds on Year Two of Helium Arts’ Fireflies Project which concluded this July. The project…

Temple of Treasures: Teenagers in Temple Street transform the hospital into a game environment

An urgent communication has been received from an intergalactic voyager. You must join a team of players to decipher the clues and travel between parallel dimensions in Temple Street Children’s…

Connecting with patient experience: Helium Arts workshop with UCD Nursing Students

In April 2017, Helium Arts delivered a workshop for Third Year Nursing Students participating in the Arts and Health Elective Module at UCD coordinated by artist Emma Finucane. Anna McCarthy, Helium’s…

Teens at Temple Street Hospital experiment with robots, graffiti art and gaming on the Fireflies Project

Teenagers on Helium Arts’ Fireflies project at Temple Street Children’s University Hospital are currently experimenting with robots, graffiti art, ideas of play and gaming in collaboration with resident artist Siobhán Clancy….

What’s inside the suitcase? Top tips from our Artist in Residence for packing art materials for the hospital

Everyone is always curious to know ‘what’s inside the case?!’ Siobhán Clancy, Helium’s artist in residence at Temple Street Children’s University Hospital, gives her top tips on packing arts materials for…

Fireflies: New collaborators on our artist in residence project in hospitals

In 2017, Helium Arts welcomes new collaborators to the Fireflies project, an artist in residence project in hospitals which supports teenagers transitioning to adult care. Monica Flynn will be project…

Fireflies Project for teenagers in hospital: Stories and images from Year One

Fireflies is a three year (2015-2018) artist-in-residence project for teenagers in hospital which investigates how the arts can support transition to adult care by promoting independence, decision making skills, communication…

Fireflies: New artist in residence project

Teenagers at Temple Street Children’s University Hospital are taking part in a new residency project with artist Rachel Tynan called Fireflies. The project is aimed at teenagers who are or…

Subscribe to Helium's newsletter!
Stay informed of our news and upcoming events!
Thanks for signing up. You must confirm your email address before we can send you. Please check your email and follow the instructions.
We respect your privacy. Your information is safe and will never be shared.
Don't miss out. Subscribe today.
WordPress Popup Plugin