“The Life Between” - Fiona Hermse

“The Life Between” - Fiona Hermse

YOUR OWN FRONT DOOR RESIDENCY

FIONA HERMSE

Your Own Front Door will explore personalisation of space through material approaches. As part of the research stage for a larger interior design project maker Fiona Hermse is spending a day per week over six months exploring craft with inpatients and outpatients in Herdmanflat Hospital. This project is being delivered in partnership with Craft Scotland.

 Colin Will (photograph - Carl Gent)

Colin Will (photograph - Carl Gent)

WARD IDENTITIES

COLIN WILL

Each ward will be given a new name and distinct visual identity to assist with way finding and to celebrate the beginning of a new era in East Lothian healthcare. Dunbar-based poet Colin Will has been commissioned to work with staff to explore thematic approaches and identify a suite of ward names for the new hospital.

 Pop Up Duets - Janis Claxton and Pippa Murphy

Pop Up Duets - Janis Claxton and Pippa Murphy

AMBIENT SOUNDSCAPES

PIPPA MURPHY

Sound has the power to unlock memories and feelings; to mentally “transport‟ people and to inspire in a variety of intriguing ways. Importantly, the neurochemical impacts of music can also include the easing of pain, confusion and distress, Award-winning composer Pippa Murphy will collaborate with musicians, staff and patients to create new works for ELCH.