Recovery in Art 2015

This October, BEING hosted our 5th annual Recovery in Art Exhibition. This year’s exhibition was held at The Muse, Sydney TAFE Ultimo. The exhibition featured artworks of 57 artists with a lived experience of mental illness, and included images of three group murals that decorate the walls of Cumberland Hospital. The Recovery in Art Exhibition was […]

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Check out the Recovery in Art podcast on 2ser!

October 6, 2015

On Thursday 1 October, Ka Ki and Rachael from BEING and Recovery in Art contributing artist Jamie Preisz spoke to Melinda 2ser’s Boutkasaka about the 2015 Recovery in Art exhibition. In the podcast Rachael, Ka Ki and Jamie talk to Melinda about the exhibition and the challenges and and successes that they have encountered in the […]

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Celebrate Mental Health Month at one of BEING’s events!

October 1, 2015

You’re invited to BEING’s Mental Health Month events! BEING is running the following public events as part of our fifth annual Recovery in Art Exhibition. We hope you are able to join us, and please help us spread the word! BEING’s 5th Annual Recovery in Art exhibition on Thursday 8 – Friday 9 October (2pm), […]

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BEING in the Know Youth Mental Health Forum

September 18, 2015

Do you know what’s going on with your head space? This October BEING will partner with Sydney TAFE and headspace Camperdown to present a Youth Mental Health Forum, unique to Sydney TAFE as a part of the 2015 Recovery in Art Exhibition. ‘BEING in the Know’ is dedicated to answering your questions about mental health […]

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Recovery in Art 2015

September 17, 2015

The Recovery in Art exhibition is a celebration of positive role that artistic expression plays in many people’s mental health recovery journey. BEING is proud to be hosting our fifth annual Recovery in Art Exhibition in October 2015 at The Muse Gallery in Ultimo to celebrate recovery this Mental Health Month. We have seen great […]

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Calling for artists for our 2015 Recovery in Art exhibition!

July 14, 2015

BEING is holding its fifth annual Recovery in Art Exhibition in October 2015 at The Muse in Ultimo to celebrate Mental Health Month. We are calling for artists to send us their Expression of Interest to submit an artwork. The Recovery in Art exhibition celebrates the positive role that artistic expression plays in many people’s […]

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Recovery In Art 2014

October 14, 2014

A big thank you to everyone who participated in the 2014 Recovery in Art exhibition, as either an artist, volunteer, family or friend, or general art buff. This year’s exhibition was biggest and most diverse Recovery in Art to date. It featured 100 artworks from all across the state, each created by a person with lived experience […]

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100 Artworks, 1000 Stories

September 30, 2014

100 Artworks, 1000 Stories Media Release This Mental Health Month, the public is invited to a unique exhibition where artists with a lived experience of mental illness tell their stories through art. The exhibition will feature more than 100 artworks, created by people who have personal experience of mental illness. The works come from all […]

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