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In this specially commissioned track and video for NIMHAF, Irish born musician ‘Fears’ reflects on her mental health journey over the past two years, from hospitalisation to healing.
Big Sing for
NIMHAF invites you to take on the challenge of joining with others from across the country to learn a simple song a day from the comfort of your own homes.
John Patrick Higgins & Triona Doyle:'All Within'
In this specially commissioned piece for NIMHAF, we have paired up writer John Patrick Higgins and Artist Triona Doyle to create a piece on ‘grief in the time of social distancing’.
The Movement Collective: 'What Are My Feet Doing?' Premiere
‘What are my feet doing?’ is a mix of stop motion, illustration and movement. A short film exploring mindfulness and the body, and the importance of breathing when it comes to moments of panic and anxiety.
'The Yellow Wallpaper': A Conversation on Perinatal Depression with Cheryl Gault
In this podcast Gault will be talking about her experience with Perinatal Depression, from the trauma of childbirth to the lack of support services available.
Jennifer Meighan & Bassam Al-Sabah Premiere
Exploring themes of loss, nostalgia, isolation, and the Internet- this animated essay is part of an ongoing conversation between the two Artists.
'Ballymacdermot Mountain' Premiere
Time-lapse video of the Artist creating an illustrative piece of Ballymacdermot Mountain, which can be seen from the window of her family home in Newry, Northern Ireland
Philip Quinn: 'I, Me, Mine' Premiere
Using first person singular pronouns, his voice and audio technology, Quinn weaves an aural patchwork suggesting circular thought processes within a clouding of consciousness.
Helen Sloan Q&A: Facebook Live
In this Live Q&A for NIMHAF, Games of Throne photographer Sloan invites the viewers to ask her about her work, her life and her lived experience with Mental Health.
Elly Makem: 'Just Do It' Premiere
In these specially commissioned illustrated Digital Comics, Makem addresses the weight of having difficult conversations with family and issues faced within the male gaze.
Inspire 'The Craving Mind': A Compassionate Conversation
Drawing on personal and professional experiences this disembodied, but compassionate conversation will explore the craving mind which compels us to repeat negative reactive thought, behavioural and relationship patterns.
Ellen & Edie Present: Burlesque Extravaganza
Ellen & Edie use the medium of Burlesque to create a show that not only works as a focus for the performers but also allows the audience to escape and enjoy.
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Minds Party DJ Set: Facebook LIVE
The MINDS DJs are having a party! MINDS, is an annual one-day event, which aims to raise funds and awareness for mental health charities in Northern Ireland, through the coming together of musicians and other creatives.
E G Dunne & Friends: ‘Identity Special’
E G and Friends ‘Identity Special’ will be a two hour broadcast on The 343 Radio, housed in Ireland’s only Queer and feminist Arts Space.
Louise Parker: 'Mind on Body' Premiere
Personal Space is a short radio play in monologue form that takes the audience into the world of Laura, a young woman who has just about managed to get off her settee.