9Muses Art Center
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The participating artists in the "Isms" exhibit stepped out of traditional artistic technique and fully embraced the concept of psychological and emotional reality through the use of color and texture for uninhibited expression. The mental health system is lacking the necessary funding and resources for the effective care of those with mental health issues. The participating artists in this call know the system and the struggle of having to navigate through it while trying to function in impossible circumstances against a chemical imbalance.
Modern art movements speak a language of revolution. Surrealism was an attack on the authority of the real. If we forget the isms, we forget what it was like to be excited or shocked by modern art, what it meant when Picasso unveiled Les Demoiselles d'Avignon in 1907. The Demoiselles looked like nothing anyone had ever seen before -the shock troops of a cultural revolution.” Neurotic Realism is at the Saatchi Gallery, in London. This exhibition is to create a collective body of work designed to be the “shock troops” in our system of care to make an argument, Using your personal experiences to create artwork and challenge the Mental Health & Substance Abuse system, the treatment of persons served, your experience relating to your family & Friends their reaction or effected relations etc.