Panelist invitation on the theme of ‘Exploring Trauma Through Art’
Panelist invitation on the theme of ‘Exploring Trauma Through Art’. We’ll be led by Terri’s insights and look forward to artists contributing with their lived experiences in a meaningful discussion.
To take part please email: firstname.lastname@example.org by 1st October.
Prompts to think about:
What are your experiences of trauma, and how are they expressed through your artwork?
Does trauma ever hinder the creative process?
What is your hidden language as an artist?
Is trauma a universal phenomenon or contained within selective experiences?
Are triggers indicative that trauma is still present or simply we react as humans?
Are there layers of depth when exploring trauma in art?
Are quotes like ‘art should comfort the disturbed, and disturb the comfortable’ an accurate portrayal when looked in relation to trauma and art?
Does culture impact how trauma is explored through art?
What does healing through trauma look like in art?
As an artist, how would you identify the completion of the healing process?
The role of the artist in helping others to heal through trauma