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Love & Punishment: psychiatric spaces revisited

30/03/15

Blog contributor Evelyn Anandam talks Madlove, safe spaces and the change in mental health hospitals we'd all like to see. In 2014, artist and activist the vacuum cleaner and collaborator Hannah Hull …
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Interview: Gazelle Twin

30/03/15

Anticipating her experimental performance here at FACT next week, we caught up with Gazelle Twin to find out what influences her work, and what audiences can expect to hear. Talk us through Gazelle Tw…
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From the Depths: Pete Regan Interview

30/03/15

It's clearly high time that we started talking about mental health - with Group Therapy currently showing at FACT and De Profundis at Warrington Museum and Art Gallery, the art world is asking visitor…
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Interview: Why Art & Academia Can Tackle Mental Health Issues

23/03/15

We talked to reVision member Malcolm Kinney about the film programme for Group Therapy, and what he thinks about the current state of care in the mental health sector. What is reVision? reVision is a…
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Madlove Activities: Get Involved

20/03/15

From chocolate making to knitting, kung fu to meditation, share your skills and interests with others as part of the Madlove activity programme!  Madlove, part of our current Group Therapy exhibition …
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Curating a Family-Friendly Pop-Up Cinema

19/03/15

A behind the scenes look at the collaborative creative process that led to Freehand's pop-up family film festival this weekend in Toxteth This Saturday, Toxeth Town Hall will be transformed into all t…
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Technology is Not a New Concept for Mental Health

18/03/15

From electroconvulsive therapy machines, to our present-day use of apps to diagnose our symptoms and offer a cure, our relationship with technology is intrinsically linked to our experiences of mental…
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