Art Festivals & Mental Health

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The board is focused on the art festivals whose program is related to mental health therapy or other activities. We are looking for inspiration for creating a relevant and interesting content for the 1st Euporean Art Festival for Mental Health Enhancement.

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Mental Health & Art Therapy

For more information about art therapy visit: http://www.arttherapyblog.com/Piece produced and edited by Jennifer Matoney for WSKG Public TV, Binghamton, May...

A New York study found that getting medical students together with dementia patients and their families at museums to view, discuss and create art for 90 minutes made the students better communicators. Dementia Care, Alzheimer's And Dementia, Understanding Dementia, Mental Health Therapy, Comfort And Joy, Expressive Art, I Love Mom, Medical Students, Alzheimers

Sharing Art Helps Medical Students Connect With Dementia Patients

It's easy to spot what Alzheimer's patients have lost — memory, communication skills and more. But a study that sent medical students and dementia patients to art classes opened new vistas for all.

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam: a new perspective on the Dutch artist Van Gogh Museum, Art Museum, Vincent Van Gogh, Amsterdam Art, Dutch Painters, Mark Rothko, Dutch Artists, Expositions, New Perspective

The figure of the mad artistic genius is compelling, but unhelpful

The relationship between mental health and art is often explored, and often unrealistic.

Breaking Code: Intersections of Queerness and Madness - Queer Cultural Center Lgbt Center, Mental Health Therapy, Queer Art, Cultural Center, Art Festival, Exhibit, Candid, Festivals, Madness

Breaking Code: Intersections of Queerness and Madness - Queer Cultural Center

Exhibit: June 2 – July 18 Performance and Visual Art Opening – June 9 Breaking Code: Intersections of Queerness and Madness Blyth Barnow and E. “Oscar” Maynard LGBT Center 6pm (Exhibit reception 6-7pm, Performances begin at 7pm) Tickets: $12 – $20 Brown Paper Tickets Link: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/670103 Many of our communities have not yet embraced candid […]

This was a project for a mental health arts festival. This shows the line from the famous Beatles song 'Eleanor Rigby' - Wearing a mask that she keeps in a jar by the door.  This is to symbolise how sufferers of depression put on a 'happy face' to the rest of the world, but when alone the mask goes back in the jar and the melancholy face returns. This is aimed at being more accepted. I have suffered depression most of my child and adult life, the worst episodes being in the last eleven… Mental Health Art, Mental Health Therapy, Beatles Songs, The Beatles, Canada Images, Kids Health, Melancholy, Art Festival, Art Therapy

This was a project for a mental health arts festival. This shows the line from the famous Beatles song 'Eleanor Rigby' - Wearing a mask that she keeps in a jar by the door. This is to symbolise how sufferers of depression put on a 'happy face' to the rest of the world, but when alone the mask goes back in the jar and the melancholy face returns. This is aimed at being more accepted. I have suffered depression most of my child and adult life, the worst episodes being in the last eleven…

If you’d like to get involved with Love Arts Festival , we’d love to hear from you. Mental Health Therapy, Art Festival, Love Art, Foundation, Mindfulness, How To Get, Leeds, Festivals, Vehicle

The Love Arts festival is brought to you by Arts and Minds Network and Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.The festival runs annually and it started in 2011. Our simple aim is to get people thinking and talking about mental health and to reduce the related stigma that many people experience. We believe the arts are a fantastic vehicle to explore these complex issues as well as an important medium for participation and inclusion for people affected by mental health…

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MENTAL SPAGHETTI

MENTAL SPAGHETTI promotes marginalised artists, encourages participation in the arts, and works in partnership with likeminded organisations and institutions. It is an ongoing project, led by multidisciplinary artist, Marie-Louise Plum. Our Purpose: | To use our strong online presence as a platform for marginalised ARTISTS, and further empower artists to develop their professional practice. | Curate group EXHIBITIONS to showcase…

Anxiety 2014 is a new London wide arts festival curated by the Mental Health Foundation and supported by funding from Maudsley Charity Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Therapy, Art Festival, Event Organization, Positive Messages, Graphic Design Inspiration, Anxiety, Logo Design, Identity

Anxiety 2014 is a new London wide arts festival curated by the Mental Health Foundation and supported by funding from Maudsley Charity

The Mental Wellness Center recently hosted its Annual Mental Health Arts Festival in Santa Barbara. The Festival showcases the creativity of members of our community living with mental illness… Mental Health Art, Mental Health Therapy, Santa Barbara County, Wellness Center, Art Festival, Non Profit, Fundraising, Festivals, Creativity

20th Annual Mental Health Arts Festival Showcases Creativity

The Mental Wellness Center recently hosted its 20th Annual Mental Health Arts Festival in Santa Barbara. The Festival showcases the creativity of members of our community living with mental illness…

Commissioned for the First Fortnight mental health awareness festival in January 2012 Mental Health Therapy, Mental Health Awareness, Art Festival, How To Start A Blog, Self, Dublin Ireland, Festivals, Street Art, January

Commissioned for the First Fortnight mental health awareness festival in January 2012

Kicking off Mental Health Awareness Week, local artists who are living with mental illness will showcase their beautifully crafted paintings, sculptures, jewelry and more at the Annual Mental … Mental Health Art, Mental Health Therapy, Mental Health Awareness, Santa Barbara County, Art Festival, Local Artists, Non Profit, Mental Illness, Fundraising

22nd Annual Mental Health Arts Festival

Kicking off Mental Health Awareness Week, local artists who are living with mental illness will showcase their beautifully crafted paintings, sculptures, jewelry and more at the 22nd Annual Mental …

Love Arts Festival champions mental health and healing power of the arts in York Mental Health Therapy, Art Festival, Art Therapy, Love Art, Champion, Entertainment Ideas, Healing Power, Entertaining, Alzheimers

Love Arts Festival champions mental health and healing power of the arts in York

THE 2015 Love Arts Festival will open on Monday for a week-long focus on championing and celebrating mental health and the healing power of the arts.