art, Art Therapy, Artists, Gary Kleiner, Uncategorized

Gary Kleiner

"I'm Gary Kleiner, an artist based in Suffern NY, near a place called Hopper House Gallery, the home of Edward Hopper. I've rediscovered my artistic abilities while being hospitalised for several months for depression and anxiety. Whilst resident at Frawley Hall, Good Samaritan Hospital, Suffern NY, and Four Winds Hospital at Katonah, NY, I did… Continue reading Gary Kleiner

Acrylic Painting, Anxiety, art, Dragon Cafe, Mental Health, Terence Wilde, tim bradford

Exhibition: Cross-Pollination at Dragon Café

What: Exhibition of visual art from service users and providers When: May 2-30, Mondays only Where: Dragon Café, Southwark, London ARTISTS: PERRY BARCLAY-GODARD – TERENCE WILDE – MARIE-LOUISE PLUM - MIKEY GEORGESON – JAN ARDEN - LAURA GREENWAY – SUSAN MARY GRATWICK – JASMINE SURREAL – TIM BRADFORD – RICHARD CORRIGALL – MEGAN WHINTON –… Continue reading Exhibition: Cross-Pollination at Dragon Café

art, drawing, Free Space Gallery, Illustration, Mental Health

DRAW! Alternative ways of drawing, Free Space Gallery

What: Drawing workshops, drop-in sessions When: May 6-27, 2016 Where: Free Space Gallery, KTHC, London, NW5 2BX Our lead artist, Marie-Louise Plum, is running a series of drawing workshops at Free Space Gallery, Kentish Town Health Centre, from May 6-27 2016. Learn to draw using alternative techniques and unusual materials, including natural objects such as… Continue reading DRAW! Alternative ways of drawing, Free Space Gallery

Acrylic Painting, art, Artists, Mental Health, Oil Painting, Painting, tim bradford

Artist: Tim Bradford

   'The Twelve Pins, Finsbury Park', and, 'Better Red Than Dead' "For starters, I'm going to try not to talk about myself in the third person. There's no way Tim Bradford is going down that route. The work on my website is divided into seven categories, each containing a small series of paintings representing a… Continue reading Artist: Tim Bradford

Acrylic Painting, art, Artists

Q&A With John Moore, The Rebel magazine

Artist Harry Pye runs The Rebel magazine. He recently interviewed John Moore, who we exhibited at Menier Gallery, about art, music and some things in-between. Please visit The Rebel's website to see the full interview, and, of course, check out John's website here.

art, Artists, Attenborough Arts Centre, Disability Art, Events, Exhibition, Mental Health, Performance, The Daily Life Ltd

Disability and Political Activism in Art

Want another reason to love (the late, Lord) Dickie Attenborough? Ya know, the "world leading filmmaker, actor and life-long patron of the arts". Need another reason to hold him even closer to our collective nations' breast? I got one: The newly opened gallery at the Attenborough Arts Centre. Richard Attenborough founded the absolutely excellent Attenborough… Continue reading Disability and Political Activism in Art

Animation, art, Outside In, Tate Modern

World Mental Health Day: FLIGHT

What: Workshops and Installations When: Saturday 10th October, 1:30-5:00pm Where: Tate Modern, London FLIGHT – Celebrating World Mental Health Day Join Outside In and other creative organisations working with artists who have experience mental health issues on Saturday 10 October in Tate Modern’s East Room to celebrate World Mental Health Day. The afternoon will feature… Continue reading World Mental Health Day: FLIGHT