Year of the Nurse and Midwife - Online Exhibition

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Year of the Nurse and Midwife - Online Exhibition

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This project is a community arts initiative developed by local artist Katrina Elliott and supported by the Community, Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum and The Art Gallery Gladstone Hospital.

The exhibition comprises of wonderful local stories from nurses and midwives, complemented by photographs and memorabilia. It provides an opportunity for our community to say 'thank you' to our nurses and midwives for the great work they do every day.

Due to the COVID-19 Health Emergency this exhibition and the activities have been made available online. 

 

Virtual exhibition tour

View the International Year of the Nurse & Midwife Exhibition Virtual tour

 

interviews with nurses and midwives

You can view the interviews with Nurses and Midwives on Katrina's YouTube Chanel or Facebook Page

 

Children's Activities 

Katrina has three activities that you and your children can complete at home! 

Create and decorate a paper Nurse Cap, recreate Florence Nightingale's paper lantern or show us how you think the uniforms of the future will look for Nurses and Midwives! 

We would love to see your creations, you can email them to gragm.qld.gov.au, or post a picture on Facebook tagging Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum and International Year of the Nurse and Midwife

 

Nurse Cap Template

Nurse Cap Tutorial Video

 

Florence's Paper Lantern Template

Florence's Paper Lantern Tutorial Video

National War Museum: Paper lantern used by Florence Nightingale, 1855 (c)

 

Nurses and Midwives Uniforms of the Future Template

Nurses and Midwives Uniforms of the Future Tutorial Video