Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival: Glasgow

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival (SMHAF) will take place in venues across Scotland from 3rd - 26th May 2019, aiming to support the arts and challenge preconceived ideas about mental health.

Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival: Glasgow

About Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival: Glasgow

Now in its 13th year, SMHAF is one of Scotland's most diverse cultural events, covering everything from music, film and visual art to theatre, dance, and literature. By engaging with artists, connecting with communities and forming collaborations, we celebrate the artistic achievements of people with experience of mental health issues, explore the relationship between creativity and the mind, and promote positive mental health and wellbeing.

Launched in 2007, SMHAF has grown into one of the largest festivals of its kind in the world, with over 300 events and 25,000 attendees across Scotland each year. Its innovative approach, combining high quality artistic events with community led programming and a social justice agenda, has been replicated internationally.

Find out more at www.mhfestival.com

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Health Events you might like...

Singing for Breathing!
Singing for Breathing!
19th June 2019
Dennistoun New Parish Church, Glasgow East End
If you are someone who suffers from breathlessness then the Singing for Breathing Group might be the answer you’ve been looking for!
Cream-making For Face and Body
Cream-making For Face and Body
20th June 2019
Soul Food Kitchen, Glasgow West End
Come join Lucie Bradley, a clinical Medical Herbalist, at Soul Food Kitchen for an evening focusing on natural skin care: cream-making for face and body.
Calm Sundays - Summer Retreat
Calm Sundays - Summer Retreat
21st Jun 2019 - 23rd Jun 2019
NA, Lochranza
Would you like to spend a weekend with a small group of like minded women, reconnecting with yourself and nature? Then join Calm Sundays for their Summer Retreat in Lochranza, Arran!
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Arts and Crafts Events you might like...

Print Clan Screen Printing Beginner’s Workshop
Print Clan Screen Printing Beginner’s Workshop
19th June 2019
Drawing Life, Glasgow West End
Join Print Clan at the Drawing Life Studio in Partick for an introductory screen printing workshop where you'll be able to design and print your own tote bag to take home!
Drawing and Painting Studio - Clydebank Art Group
Drawing and Painting Studio - Clydebank Art Group
19th June 2019
Centre81, Clydebank
Join the Drawing and Painting Studio for their Clydebank Art Group - great for beginners and anyone with creativity!
Hand Embroidery Class
Hand Embroidery Class
19th June 2019
Sew Confident Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Looking for a craft to make you feel ZEN and happy and creative, without having to set up the sewing machine? This hand embroidery class with Sew Confident is for you!
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Books Events you might like...

Bounce and Rhyme
Bounce and Rhyme
19th June 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children Two or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
Toddlers Tales
Toddlers Tales
19th June 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly across several Glasgow Libraries!
Launch: Mollycoddling the Feckless by Alistair Findlay
Launch: Mollycoddling the Feckless by Alistair Findlay
20th June 2019
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow City Centre
Join Alistair Findlay at Waterstones Sauchiehall Street as he launches his memoir, Mollycoddling the Feckless, a thoughtful, progressive, humane and funny account of social work in 1970's Scotland!
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Dance Events you might like...

Tango Bar
Tango Bar
19th June 2019
Blackfriars, Glasgow City Centre
Glasgow's longest running Argentine Tango club night is held every Wednesday evening downstairs at Blackfriars in the Merchant City!
Weekly Jive Class with Rock n Roll Revolution
Weekly Jive Class with Rock n Roll Revolution
20th June 2019
Kirkintilloch Miners Welfare & Social Club, Kirkintilloch
Join Rock n Roll Revolution for their weekly Jive Classes on Thursdays at Kirkintilloch Miners, beginners and experienced dancers always welcome!
YCreate - Creative Dance Classes
YCreate - Creative Dance Classes
22nd June 2019
NA, Glasgow South Side
Join YDance for YCreate - fun, creative dance classes for ages 1 – 8 being held in the Southside of Glasgow from Saturday 4th May!
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Days Out Events you might like...

Glasgow Jazz Festival
Glasgow Jazz Festival
19th Jun 2019 - 23rd Jun 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
The annual Glasgow Jazz Festival returns between the 19th to 23rd June with a selection of world class musicians and upcoming superstars!
Glasgow Real Ale Festival
Glasgow Real Ale Festival
20th Jun 2019 - 22nd Jun 2019
The Briggait, Glasgow City Centre
The 2019 Glasgow Real Ale Festival will take place between the 20th & 22nd June at The Briggait, in the Merchant City!
Bungo in the Back Lanes
Bungo in the Back Lanes
22nd June 2019
NA, Glasgow South Side
The ever popular neighbourhood festival Bungo in the Back Lanes, hosted by The Strathbungo Society, returns on Saturday 22nd June!
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Exhibitions Events you might like...

Unconditional Being
Unconditional Being
19th Jun 2019 - 23rd Jun 2019
Centre for Contemporary Arts Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
Refugee Festival Scotland: For this five-day discursive workshop project, OOMK will be working in collaboration with the artists to produce a publication.
Refugee Festival Scotland
Refugee Festival Scotland
20th Jun 2019 - 30th Jun 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
For two weeks in June, the Refugee Festival Scotland offers people from different backgrounds the chance to meet and get to know each other better.
Claiming Back The Narrative: A Photo Voice Exhibition
Claiming Back The Narrative: A Photo Voice Exhibition
20th Jun 2019 - 25th Jun 2019
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End
Refugee Festival Scotland: Claiming Back The Narrative is a photo voice project in which refugees produce and control the narratives of their everyday experiences of living in Glasgow!
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Family and Kids Events you might like...

The Arkansas Ramblers
The Arkansas Ramblers
19th June 2019
The Tall Ship at Riverside, Glasgow West End
Don't miss the ten piece Arkansas Ramblers as they play American-style old-time string band music live on The Tall Ship on June 19th!
Drawing and Painting Studio - Clydebank Art Group
Drawing and Painting Studio - Clydebank Art Group
19th June 2019
Centre81, Clydebank
Join the Drawing and Painting Studio for their Clydebank Art Group - great for beginners and anyone with creativity!
Play Cafe
Play Cafe
19th June 2019
Platform Glasgow, Glasgow East End
Bring your wee ones along and enjoy some theatre, dance, music and arts activities at Platform Glasgow's Play Cafe!
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Film Events you might like...

Laurel and Hardy Film Screening
Laurel and Hardy Film Screening
19th June 2019
The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow City Centre
The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall's Laurel and Hardy Movie Night returns with a selection of classics!
Refugee Festival Scotland
Refugee Festival Scotland
20th Jun 2019 - 30th Jun 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
For two weeks in June, the Refugee Festival Scotland offers people from different backgrounds the chance to meet and get to know each other better.
Soufra - Community Meal and Screening
Soufra - Community Meal and Screening
20th June 2019
Kinning Park Complex, Glasgow South Side
Scottish Refugee Festival: Take One Action and Christian Aid Scotland present the Scottish premiere of Soufra at Kinning Park Complex on Thursday 20th June!
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Music Events you might like...

The Arkansas Ramblers
The Arkansas Ramblers
19th June 2019
The Tall Ship at Riverside, Glasgow West End
Don't miss the ten piece Arkansas Ramblers as they play American-style old-time string band music live on The Tall Ship on June 19th!
ORPHEUS - A Tale of Ancient Gods and Late Night Karaoke
ORPHEUS - A Tale of Ancient Gods and Late Night Karaoke
19th June 2019
Barras Art And Design Centre, Glasgow East End
ORPHEUS, the multi award winning, smash hit production from Yorkshire based theatre makers comes to Glasgow for one night as part of its international tour!
Faith Builders Chorale - Songs of refuge and hope
Faith Builders Chorale - Songs of refuge and hope
19th June 2019
Glasgow Cathedral, Glasgow City Centre
The Faith Builders Chorale, directed by Brandon Mullet, presents cappella choral music from home and abroad at Glasgow Cathedral on Wednesday 19th June!
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Nights Out Events you might like...

ORPHEUS - A Tale of Ancient Gods and Late Night Karaoke
ORPHEUS - A Tale of Ancient Gods and Late Night Karaoke
19th June 2019
Barras Art And Design Centre, Glasgow East End
ORPHEUS, the multi award winning, smash hit production from Yorkshire based theatre makers comes to Glasgow for one night as part of its international tour!
Faith Builders Chorale - Songs of refuge and hope
Faith Builders Chorale - Songs of refuge and hope
19th June 2019
Glasgow Cathedral, Glasgow City Centre
The Faith Builders Chorale, directed by Brandon Mullet, presents cappella choral music from home and abroad at Glasgow Cathedral on Wednesday 19th June!
Ambush: The Salon
Ambush: The Salon
19th June 2019
The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow City Centre
Join the combined comic forces of Ambush and their pals at the Salon, Glasgow's grassroots idiosyncratic comedy cabaret night!
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Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

Wednesday Highlight Talks
Wednesday Highlight Talks
19th June 2019
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr
Every Wednesday the team at Robert Burns Birthplace Museum and volunteers hold a Highlight Talk exploring the life and works of Robert Burns!
The Start of Something: Lessons in Scale
The Start of Something: Lessons in Scale
19th June 2019
citizenM Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
Join Enterprise Nation and DocuSign for this intimate evening event at the gorgeous CitizenM Screening Room on Wednesday 19th June!
Refugee Festival Scotland
Refugee Festival Scotland
20th Jun 2019 - 30th Jun 2019
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
For two weeks in June, the Refugee Festival Scotland offers people from different backgrounds the chance to meet and get to know each other better.
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Theatre Events you might like...

ORPHEUS - A Tale of Ancient Gods and Late Night Karaoke
ORPHEUS - A Tale of Ancient Gods and Late Night Karaoke
19th June 2019
Barras Art And Design Centre, Glasgow East End
ORPHEUS, the multi award winning, smash hit production from Yorkshire based theatre makers comes to Glasgow for one night as part of its international tour!
CHICAGO
CHICAGO
19th Jun 2019 - 23rd Jun 2019
Websters Theatre, Glasgow West End
A vivacious nightclub singer, a glamorous double-murderess, a silver-tongued lawyer, a monstrous matriarch and a cell block of sexy sinners: it would be a criminal to miss CHICAGO at Websters Theatre!
Stab in the Dark - Murder on Byres Road
Stab in the Dark - Murder on Byres Road
20th June 2019
Curlers Rest, Glasgow West End
There's been a murder on Byres Road! Join Halo Arts for an evening of intrigue, suspense, mystery... and prosecco!
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