Home and Place Podcast: creating cross-discipline conversations about aging and the importance of place.
In celebration of the 50th anniversary, Nichole (host) will be recording podcast episodes at the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) conference this year! This is a way for researchers to share their work with a broader audience.
Season 1, Episode 2 - Artfull Aging with Cailey Massey
Cailey Massey is a practicing artist with an extensive background developing and facilitating creative programs. She graduated from Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University with a Major in Fine Art. Over the last three years she has dedicated her time to developing art programs for an older population. Through her business Artfull Aging, she works closely with older adult communities to implement person-centered art programs that aim to enhance quality of life for residents and provide opportunities for self-expression.
Paintings created by Artfull Aging participants.
During the interview, we frequently referenced The Creativity and Aging Study: The Impact of Professionally Conducted Cultural Programs on Older Adults. Click here to access this easy to read and groundbreaking research.
Nichole is the owner of Home and Place Project, LLC. She uses the power of storytelling to create more universal and inclusive built environments. Nichole is a universal design and aging-in-place consultant, her work is based in solid research and guided by a deep appreciation for the power of place and importance of personal choice.