ARTS & MINDS IN THE PRESS

New York Times

Tisch Fund Gives $10 Million to Initiative for Arts and Mental Health

By Andrew R. Chow – April 24, 2018

The Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund has pledged $10 million to fund arts programs focused on mental health issues in New York City.

Kaiser Health News

Arts & Minds is part of a national trend focusing on the health, well-being, and education of caregivers.

The article appeared on NPR, in The Chicago Tribune and in The Washington Post

The Beauty of Museum Art

Carolyn Halpin-Healy (2017)

Care Advantage

Arts & Minds at The Studio Museum Wins National Award

The Studio Museum in Harlem is thrilled to announce that The Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) has awarded Arts & Minds at the Studio Museum the 2015 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Award. Arts & Minds is a New-York based, non-profit organization committed to improving quality of life for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias through engagement with art.

Arts & Minds and The National Gallery of Art

May 2017

The National Gallery of Art launches Just Us at the National Gallery of Art, a new program for people with memory loss and their caregivers with the help of Carolyn Halpin-Healy, Executive Director of Arts & Minds.

Arts & Minds on CUNY TV

April 2016

Arts & Minds is featured on Independent Sources, CUNY TV’s weekly news magazine on New York’s ethnic and immigrant communities produced by Zyphus LeBrun. The segment, Thanks for the Memories, was taped at El Museo del Barrio. (Starts min.23:00)

Picturing Alzheimer’s

Winter 2015-2016

Columbia Magazine features an Arts & Minds program and the essential role that plays Dr. James Noble’s, Assistant Professor of Neurology at Columbia University and President of Arts & Minds. Article by Phoebe Magee, illustration by Martha Rich.

A look to an Arts & Minds program at the Studio Museum in Harlem

Fall 2013

Video Journalist & Documentary Filmmaker Contessa Gayles invites us to see what happens during an Arts & Minds program at the Studio Museum in Harlem.

Easing Alzheimer’s With Art

May 2012

Andrew Parsons visited an Arts & Minds program at the Studio Museum in Harlem to create this audio story for Uptown Radio. Listen to some participants as well as Dr. James Noble Assistant Professor of Neurology at Columbia University and President of Arts & Minds and Carolyn Halpin-Healy, Executive Director.

Attacking Alzheimer’s Disease: New Non-profit Uses Art to Fight Dementia

May 2011

Laura Childers describes an Arts & Minds program at the Studio Museum in Harlem, where a group of adults with dementia and their caretakers participate in a session around the work of abstract expressionist Alvin Loving.