What are the mental and physical results of stigma and stereotyping? Three artists present hope for awareness, action and understanding through a variety of works composed of wood, fiber, clay and mixed media.
One in four adults lives with a mental health condition, yet this common illness often remains hidden behind a wall of secrecy and isolation. Mindful: Exploring Mental Health through Art – Contemporary Craft’s latest socially engaged art experience – breaks down societal stigmas and offers an opportunity to encounter and understand mental health through the lens of contemporary craft. Featuring a series of exhibitions, innovative community engagement and education opportunities, and a diverse series of programs and events, Mindful reaches beyond the gallery walls to examine creativity’s role in mental health, resiliency, and compassion.
Fiberart International is a benchmark exhibition presenting the best in contemporary fiberart. FI2016, the 22nd edition in an ongoing series…