Conversations For Change

Conversations for change is an exciting public art project about mental health. This is a See Me funded project. A series of events will generate conversations about mental health in everyday places in the community of Edinburgh. In September 2015 a final artwork will be created. 

For more information you can go to the website: www.conversationsforchange.scot 

Hidden Door Arts Festival

Conversations for Change held an “intervention” at Hidden Door Arts Festival in May 2015 where they asked passers by if mental health was a difficult topic for everyday conversation.

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The idea is to speak about mental health in places that would be unexpected to raise awareness and tackle stigma.

Over three days we had about 200 conversations!

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The creative team also held a workshop at A Sense of Belonging: Taking Stock where the word was spread about the project and encouraged more conversations about mental health.

 

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