Watch: a short film on Art Is The Cure by our cover artist

The cover of DG #35 features Reflections by Rich Simmons, a pop artist from East Croydon whose work has been exhibited in galleries in London, New York and LA. In 2008 he founded Art Is The Cure, a non-profit organisation which aims to encourage the use of art as a way of helping people struggling with mental illness. You can hear him discuss the creation of Reflections in the below documentary and for more on Art Is The Cure see artisthecure.org

 

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