Ana Pallares

Ana Pallares, born in Barcelona in 1993, is a self-taught artist, whose practice reflects on pain, death and other intangible realities which all too often occur with little reason. Ana says, “I strive to find, and attach, new meanings to these realities, hoping to present them in a healthier, more manageable way – ultimately aiming to…

Micro commission opportunity at The Horsfall

The Horsfall Micro Commissions 2017-18 Deadline Friday 5th May 2017 Applications are invited from artists and creative practitioners working in any art form for the 2017/18 Micro Commissions Programme with The Horsfall at 42nd Street. The Micro Commission programme is a research and development opportunity for creative practitioners working across any art form. Designed to…

Exhibition: The Deadends, London

What: The Deadends, multidisciplinary, visual art, installation and performance When: Open weekends 12–5pm, until March 12, 2017 Where: Studio One Gallery, 7–9 Wandsworth Plain, London SW18 1ES. Map The Deadends – A celebration of a made-up culture The documentary The Deadends (in search of truth) was recently shown at the ICA 100 years of Dada,…

Exhibition: Vincent Black – New Works

What: New work from Mental Spaghetti collaborator, Vincent Black When: 10am-5pm, 3-25 February, 2017 Where: The Tabernacle, 35 Powis Square, Notting Hill, W11 2AY

Roving Diagnostic Unit Late Spectacular

Over the last year Mental Spaghetti has been working with some fine artists and the Daily Life Ltd team, to scrutinise, digest and diagnose diagnosis itself. We’ve so far worked at a number of places, including Shuffle Festival, Vestry House Museum, William Morris Gallery and the Wellcome Collection. It’s an immense pleasure to be working…

Open Day: The Horsfall, Manchester

What: Open day, creative venue supporting young people with experience of mental distress. When: Saturday 14 January, 12-4pm Where: The Horsfall, 87-91 Great Ancoats Street, Manchester, M4 5AG

Exhibition: The Shapes & Lines of Beauty

What: Visual art exhibition, group show When: Until Thursday 19 January 2017, Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm Where: The Conference Centre, St Pancras Hospital, 4 St Pancras Way, London, NW1 0PE Ten artists explore ‘beauty’ in a group show curated by Peter Herbert and The Arts Project. “A stunning new art exhibition on the…

Exhibition: Translators by Justyna Scheuring

What: Exhibition, TRANSLATORS by Justyna Scheuring When: 2nd Feburary – 28th February 2017, Thursday 2nd February 2017 6 – 8pm Where: CANAL, 60 De Beauvoir Crescent, London, N1 5SB CANAL is delighted to present a solo exhibition by Polish performance artist Justyna Scheuring, who lives and works in London. For Translators , Scheuring brings together…

Exhibition: Exploring the unconscious, Freud Museum

What: Art exhibition,’someunconsciousthings’ When: Ends 4th October, 2015 Where: The Freud Museum, London Running until 4 October 2015, the exhibition someunconsciousthings is a collection of art works and writing on what Goldsmiths’ experienced art therapists understand the unconscious to be, both individually and as a group. Explore the unconscious at the Freud Museum, 8 September…

Exhibition: Mary Swanson – Embracing OCD

What: Exhibition When: July 29 – September 11, 2015 Where: Fresh A.I.R. Gallery, Columbus, Ohio Mary Swanson recently got in touch with us again to let us know she’s currently exhibiting at Fresh A.I.R. Gallery, stateside. We were in touch with Mary some time ago, and somehow lost touch. We were so pleased when an…