Framing the Phoenix

 
A Mental Health Art Exhibition
An initiative of the Mental Health Promotions Committee


Opening Reception: Thursday May 5th, 2016, 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Exhibition Runs Until: Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:00 PM

Works by 42 artists touched by mental illness are featured.

Splatter, Flora Desjalais

In a news release, the Mental Health Promotions Committee wrote that it’s hoped that “through art, we will reduce the stigma of mental illness. Art is a wonderful venue to explore the recovery process of those affected by mental illness and this exhibition is open to all artists, professional and non-professional whose lives have been touched.”

Said artist Flora Desjalais: “It relaxes me and makes me happy and proud. I can forget my problems when I am doing my art.”

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