September 20, 2019

Autumn Touring Shows: The Box and Viola

Two shows which premiered at the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival in recent years are…
August 23, 2019

Caroline Horton wins 2019 Mental Health Fringe Award

All Of Me, by Caroline Horton, is the winner of the 2019 Mental Health Fringe…
August 22, 2019

Shortlist announced for 2019 Mental Health Fringe Award

The shortlist for this year’s Mental Health Fringe Award has been announced, with seven Edinburgh…
August 19, 2019

SMHAF 2019 attracts 25,000 attendances

The 13th Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival attracted total audiences of 25,000, making it the…
July 29, 2019

Reclaiming Our Heritage: Launch Event

The Mental Health Foundation is hosting a launch event for our new arts heritage project…
July 22, 2019

Mental Health Fringe Award returns for third year

The Mental Health Fringe Award is to return to the Edinburgh festival for a third…
July 11, 2019

Volunteer Opportunity: Reclaiming Our Heritage

Do you have a passion for people? Do you care about the arts? Are you…
June 17, 2019

MenTalkHealth Podcast: All, Entire, Whole

MenTalkHealth is at the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival, meeting some of the amazing contributors…
June 11, 2019

Video Interview: Robbie Fraser on Final Ascent

Simon Jay interviews Robbie Fraser, director of Final Ascent: The Legend of Hamish MacInnes, as…
June 05, 2019

Podcast: Body Talk

Nina Abeysuriya presents Being On The Inside, a new podcast which addresses mental health issues.
June 03, 2019

Making Reality: A Personal Journey Through Psychosis

Talking Heads reporter Louise Farquhar reviews Emily Furneaux's performance of She Stepped Backwards in Front…
June 03, 2019

Photo Essay: Belonging by LGBT Wellbeing Collective

In this Talking Heads piece, reporter Amy Ortiz has used photography to capture Belonging, an…
May 30, 2019

FEELS: Humanity Connected Through Emotions

I walked into the exhibition not knowing what to expect.  I got a little lost…
May 29, 2019

Talking Heads: All, Entire, Whole

Talking Heads reporter Emily Walker writes about the artwork at All, Entire, Whole, an exhibition…
May 29, 2019

Talking Heads: Reflecting on a Day of Failure

Talking Heads reporter Lisa Rashleigh reflects on Day of Failure, developed and curated by SMHAF…
May 28, 2019

Real Talk: We All Have a Story

I am talking to them again, sitting on my bed, phone in hand. They’re not…
May 27, 2019

Talking Heads: Interview with Robbie Fraser

Calum Tyler inverviewed Robbie Fraser ahead of our screening of Final Ascent: The Legend of…
May 26, 2019

SMHAF 2019 in the Highlands: Q&A with Keith Walker

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival is programmed by people from all across Scotland. To…
May 24, 2019

Talking Heads: Writing Awards 2019

In our latest Talking Heads feature, Amy Ortiz reviews the SMHAF Writing Awards 2019. Right…
May 24, 2019

Talking Heads: SMHAF Writing Awards

Talking Heads reporter Ali Blatcher shares her experience of the 2019 SMHAF Writing Awards, held…