FREE Therapeutic Art Group & Creative Writing Workshop (Derby)

More information below flyer… Borderline Arts raise awareness of Borderline Personality Disorder and empower those with with the condition and their care-givers/loved one. We are the only BPD-specific charity in the UK and have some exciting FREE activities coming up… Therapeutic Art Group This is an informal space, where those affected with BPD can get…

Event: Cure All Karaoke!

Come one, come all, come sing your little heart out! News is that there’s something fun for you to do this Friday, east London way, courtesy of our comrades, Daily Life Ltd. Read on, chums… What: Karaoke Extravaganza! When: Friday 4th December 2015, 7:30pm – late Where: Chats Palace, Hackney, London E9 6DF CURE ALL…

Laura Greenway: Streams of Consciousness

What: Visual Art Exhibition When: 30/11/15-04/12/15 Where: Proteus Creation Space From the 30th November to the 4th December, artist Laura Greenway will be showcasing her latest body of work in her debut solo show entitled ‘Streams of consciousness’. Drawing inspiration from her own experiences of mental illness, the exhibition aims to raise awareness of psychiatric…

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…

Event: Art & Music for the Mind, Kingston

‘Sound 1’ What: Art & Music for the Mind When: Saturday 10th October, 2015 Where: All Saints Church, Kingston upon Thames (see FB link for full details) Artist TEMPOK got in touch to let us know he is taking part in Kingston Mental Health Festival in support of World Mental Health day on Saturday October…

Exhibition: Kayleigh Baker at King’s College London

What: ‘Do You Want The Truth Or Something Beautiful?’ by Kayleigh Baker When: 7/10/15 until 11/12/15 Where: King’s College London, see below for full details You are invited to the Opening Evening of Kayleigh Baker’s new exhibition 7 October 2015, 17.00 – 20.00hrs The MRC Social, Genetic & Developmental Psychiatry Centre Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology…

Exhibition: Cathy Ward at Good Luck Gallery

What: UK artist, Cathy Ward. Click here for press release. When: 05/09/15 – 03/10/15 Where: Good Luck Gallery, Los Angeles Friend of Mental Spaghetti, Cathy Ward, has a solo show opening this weekend at Good Luck Gallery in Los Angeles. We could do a lazy post about how intricate, complex, mysterious and other-worldly Cathy’s work…

Exhibition: Artbeat

What: ‘Artbeat’ exhibition from StepArt Where: The Coffee Lovers Café, South London When: 21st-30th August, PV on Friday 21st and Friday 28th, 17:30 ’til late. “This exhibition has work created by people with psychosis and engaging with the Southwark early intervention.” STEP Team, South London and Maudsley

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…

Guardian Interview

Mental Spaghetti founder, Marie-Louise Plum, and MS Comrade, John Hegley, were recently interviewed by Laura Barton of The Guardian. Please check out the article here – there’s some lively debate in the comments section, feel free to add your thoughts!