David is the Creative Producer of Arts & Homelessness International (formerly With One Voice). It is well known that the arts can have a positive effect on self-confidence, self-esteem, relationship building and sense of belonging - qualities which have long been associated with resilience.
In this session, David will explore the role of the arts in fostering resilience whilst also looking at the role the arts have played in his own life.
David Tovey is an educator and activist who works in a range of media. He is a photographer, painter as well as an installation artist and performance-maker. He has also experienced homelessness.