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Art & Liberation, Exhibition
4 September 2018 @ 11:00 am - 19 September 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Art & Liberation exhibition Sept 4th-19th
@The Holy Biscuit, Newcastle, NE2 1YH
Preview night Monday 3rd Sept 6-8pm
Open daily Tues-Fri 11am-4pm Sat 1pm-4pm
This exhibition will showcase ephemeral works focusing on the diverse and individual experiences of mental health conditions and artistic expression.
Featuring invited artists alongside Chilli Studios Annual Exhibition of member’s artworks.
“I partly think of my work as a way to make me stronger and more able to live in the world. This also reaches out to others. Art can’t liberate us on its own, we need fundamental change in society.” RH 2018
About the wider project: HEADS & TALES is a 2 year project to create a new heritage archive for the North East exploring, rebalancing and celebrating the voice of adults experiencing mental health conditions. This project is shaped and led by participants, volunteers and staff who are directly or indirectly affected by mental health issues. Led by Chilli Studios a Mental Health Focused Art Studio and Funded by Heritage Lottery Fund.
Creatively improving mental health