Theater, choir, photography – art and culture soothe the soul. Professor Erwin Wagner of the University of Hildesheim Foundation, who founded the "KulturStation" project together with the AMEOS Clinic, is sure of this. Patients and associates of the hospital’s psychiatric unit were involved in artistic activities. The goal was to improve well-being.
After three years, Professor Wagner sums things up at MEDICA.de and reveals what he is most proud of.
Professor Wagner, what role do art and culture play in everyday hospital life?
Erwin Wagner: They are not at all important or just very little. Sometimes hospitals use art and culture to attract interesting people when art exhibits are being organized...
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