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Correspondence between Peter Senior and various arts and health organisations in Australia, including Australia Council for the Arts, Creative Well, Identity, and others. Also includes leaflets and publications relating to Arts Access and arts and health initiatives in Austalia. Includes Identity, "Seascapes, Mountains, Forests, Sea Shells and Blue Skies: a creative and cultural plan for John Hunter Hospital"; Watt Decade; Healthy Arts: a guide to the role of the arts in health care; and other publications on hospital redevelopment and arts and health.

See also: ART/AFH/A/1/27: "Arts Access"; ART/AFH/A/1/47: "Arts for Health New Zealand visit '89; Australia visit '89-'91"; ART/AFH/A/1/65: "Australia".



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1 file (in 2 parts)

Biographical note

Peter Senior visited New Zealand and Australia following an invitation from the Queen Elizabeth II Art Council's (later Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa) Arts Access Programme. Senior was invited to speak about arts in healthcare provision to health boards and administrators, as well as to artists and the general public.

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