mental health

Exhibition

A Sylvia Plath Retrospective Finally Puts Her Visual Art on Display

Little known fact: Plath was an art major before she switched to English.
Cailey Rizzo
7.28.17
music video

A Poignant Animation Lays Out the Art of Navigating Grief

A simple design and strong color help communicate the feeling of loss.
Diana Shi
7.2.17
Collage

Collages Embrace Imperfections with Quirky Mismatched Faces

Large heads combine layers of material, mimicking the human mind’s attempt to make sense.
Diana Shi
6.25.17
art therapy

Making Art Keeps You Sharp, a New Study Shows

If you want to live to 100, eat your veggies. If you want to keep your wits about you too, make art.
Beckett Mufson
6.20.17
ink drawing

A Narcoleptic Artist Draws His Apocalyptic Sleep Paralysis Visions in Ink

Rebis Abolar wants to change the way narcolepsy is perceived in popular culture.
Beckett Mufson
6.8.17
mental health

An Installation Artist Overhauls Rooms to Explore Our Neuroses

Artist Sarah Hobbs links living spaces to mental health in her immersive installations.
Sean Neumann
5.23.17
Comics

This Graphic Novel Tackles Depression from Many Sides

Two best friends secluded themselves on a farm and emerged with 'Eyes Too Dry.'
Giaco Furino
5.1.17
japan

Japanese Cherry Blossom Prints Bring the Bloom to New York

Ronin Gallery hosts a serene exhibition dedicated to the fleeting flowers—a Zen symbol of the ephemerality of existence.
Azura Wannmann
4.17.17
Art

[Premiere] Digital Collages Reflect on the Aesthetic Pleasure of Psychiatry

Clip art and prescription pills flood Cecily Feitel’s issue of FELT Zine.
Nathaniel Ainley
2.18.17
Art

Drippy Watercolor Paintings Take on Depression and the Human Mind

Artist Defective Barbie finds catharsis in painting her depression—while letting others know they’re not alone.
Eva Recinos
1.27.17
Art

Enter a Warped Reality in These Illustrated GIFs

Artist Qieer Wang's 'Utopia in Dystopia' series addresses contemporary social issues including OCD, cosmetic surgery, and ADHD.
Eva Recinos
1.14.17
Art

Here's How Post-Election Anxiety Took Over Art Week Miami

Art fairs in the time of Election Stress Disorder.
Nadia Palon
12.4.16