June 18, 2021

Podcast: Creative Nature for Wellbeing

This episode of the podcast Being On The Inside was produced by Nina Abeysuriya, as a…
May 27, 2021

Conversations for Change 2021

Conversations for Change was a public art project about mental health that See Me and…
May 25, 2021

SMHAF Premieres Three New Films Exploring My Normality

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival is delighted to premiere three new short films on…
May 24, 2021

Podcast: Mind Matters with Sasha Greene and Angela McCrimmon

In this Mind Matters podcast for the Talking Heads project at SMHAF 2021, Michael McEwan speaks…
May 18, 2021

Join us for the SMHAF Writing Awards

What is ‘normality’? Over the last three weeks, we have been exploring this question at…
May 18, 2021

Call for Proposals: SMHAF Community Commissions

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival is to commission two artists, from different areas in…
May 14, 2021

Window Watching Bird Enthusiast

Talking Heads volunteer Nic Saunders has written this account exploring how watching birds helped during…
May 13, 2021

Podcast: Mind Matters

In this Mind Matters podcast for the Talking Heads project at SMHAF 2021, Michael McEwan…
May 13, 2021

Towards a Mental Health Arts Network

On Wednesday 19 May SMHAF is hosting two free online events which we hope will…
May 11, 2021

Unusually Normal

I spent time in the enchanted woodland and did the things I was most afraid…
May 10, 2021

Mental Health Awareness Week at SMHAF

Mental Health Awareness Week, led by the Mental Health Foundation, starts today and we are…
May 06, 2021

Normality?

What is normality? If you’re so inclined – and many of us are – the…
May 04, 2021

International Film Awards: Grand Jury Prize Announced

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival announced at the online International Film Awards that the…
April 29, 2021

SMHAF Announces Eight My Normality Commissions

We are delighted to announced a series of artist commissions exploring the theme ‘My Normality’.…
April 19, 2021

INDY On Demand: How To Watch

Film screenings at the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival 2021 will take place at INDY…
April 19, 2021

Focus on Film: Screenings, Workshops & Awards

The online film programme at the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival 2021 showcases award-winning titles…
April 12, 2021

SMHAF 2021 Programme Announced

We are delighted to announce the programme for the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival 2021.
February 26, 2021

Artist Commission: My Normality

My Normality is a series of six new £500 commissions, open to artists of any…
November 23, 2020

SMHAF 2021: Normality?

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival (SMHAF), led by the Mental Health Foundation, will return…
November 19, 2020

Call for Entries: SMHAF 2021 Writing Competition - Normality?

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival is delighted to launch its 2021 Writing Competition, in…