Society Killed the Teenager by EmmaCarson on DeviantArt
"The mental stress that results from living in an organized society has always been recognized as a possible explanation of mental illness.."
Being creative and looking at art: what can it do for mental health?
Artist Stuart Semple is vocal about championing the benefits of making and appreciating art to people’s mental heath. As an ambassador for the charity Mind, Stuart initiated the organisation’s creative therapies fund, working throughout England and Wales to support arts therapy initiatives. His works include the glorious public artwork _HappyCloud_, for which he filled the London skyline with thousands of pink happy-faced clouds made from helium soap and vegetable dye. We spoke to him about…