Measurably improving health and wellbeing through the arts
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The Jameel Arts & Health Lab has been established by the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe, the Steinhardt School at New York University, Community Jameel, and CULTURUNNERS. Focused on overlooked and underserved communities, the lab will coordinate and amplify scientific research into the effectiveness of the arts in improving health and wellbeing. Leveraging data, artist-led advocacy and a global ‘Healing Arts’ campaign, the Lab will drive policy implementation across 193 UN member states.


  • Feb 27
    JAHL Global Launch at The National Arts Club, New York
  • Mar 6-11

    JAHL partnership with Creative Brain Week, a Global Brain Health Institute innovation at Trinity College Dublin

  • Apr 8

    WHO75 Healing Arts Free Concert at Victoria Hall, Geneva. Register to attend.

  • Apr

    JAHL Healing Arts Arabia launch at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Jeddah (co-hosted by Aeon Collective and the G20 Global innovation Hub)

  • May 8-14
    JAHL participation in National Arts & Health Week, Lagos
  • Jun
    JAHL Music & Motherhood workshop at WHO Europe HQ, UN City, Copenhagen
  • Sept
    JAHL Healing Arts activation during the UN General Assembly, New York
  • Oct
    JAHL Healing Arts Riyadh
  • Nov 30-Dec 12
    JAHL Healing Arts participation at Cop 28, Dubai


The Art Newspaper, 6 Mar 2023
Arab News, 2 Mar 2023
AlArabiya News, 1 Mar 2023


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Healing Arts Palm Beach
Healing Arts Paris
Healing Arts New York
Healing Arts Venice
Healing Arts London

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