05/10/2016 INTERVIEW: NIAMH WHITE AND TIM A SHAW

SHOWstudio, 05th October 2016

We want to create a movement to spotlight that mental health has been absolutely pushed to the side. It’s underfunded, it’s sidelined, it’s stigmatised. We want to be leading the way towards changing the way it’s viewed and we feel that artists have a wonderful ability to do that.

Lou Stoppard: Tell me how the concept for Hospital Rooms came about.

Tim A Shaw: In part, it was because we both know people who have suffered from mental health problems. After visiting a friend who was sectioned at a ...