D.A.S. Dementia. Arts. Society. aims to address the challenges dementia poses to our society via the potentials offered by art and design. This arts-based research project hopes to raise public awareness of the situation faced by people living with dementia, and to contribute to giving those people new perspectives on their abilities and social environment.




 What we are doing. Artistic approaches to the topic of dementia.


How we work.    Topics, methods and aims

about us

Who we are.       The research team and its partners


How to get in touch.  Facts, contact information and press


D.A.S. Dementia. Arts. Society. is an arts-based research project, located at the University of Applied Arts Vienna and funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF), within the PEEK-program (Programm zur Erweiterung und Erschliessung der Künste): AR 336-AG24. The project runs from March 2016 until February 2019.