International Living Museum Academy now official

The International Living Museum Academy offers trainings to become a certified Living Museum Director. This will allow you to either apply for an open Living Museum Director position at an existing site or open your own Living Museum with the support of the International Living Museum Association ILMA. A Living Museum Director training at the…

Mad Pride 18 June 2022 will take place!

Mad Pride 2022

The National Mad Pride 2022 will take place on Saturday, June 18, 2022 in Bern ; with a parade through the old town of Bern followed by a celebration on the Bundesplatz. To raise awareness of mental illness and break down stubborn prejudices, the first “Mad Pride” was held in Toronto in 1993. Since then,…

Advisory Board Member Prof. Dr. Erich Seifritz is awarded the Wagner-Jauregg Medal

Prof. Dr. Erich Seifritz

Congratulations on this award! The Wagner-Jauregg Medal is an award for outstanding scientific achievements in the field of neuropsychopharmacology and biological psychiatry. It is awarded by the Austrian Society for Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry (ÖGPB, founded in 1998). We are honored that such an outstanding scholar and practitioner supports the Living Museum cause as Advisory…

Visit New York Virtually

With  Covid making it difficult to go and visit the Living Museum New York, Paul Hodara has created a virtual tour allowing us to peek around the Living Museum. So if you always wondered what was behind those famous pictures of the Living Museum New York, it’s time to find out. Just click on the…

Mental Health Action Days Canton Solothurn 2021

Hinhören Solothurn

As part of the Mental Health Action Days of the Canton of Solothurn 2021, Solothurn’s old town became a Living Museum, in which the shop windows of around 40 shops were used for exhibition purposes.

Living Museum Seminar at the University Autonoma Madrid

Prof. Dr. Ana Mampaso organized a seminar on the Living Museum. Twenty students and faculty attended the October 4, 2021 seminar on the Living Museum. The Living Museum philosophy was introduced and the participants presented their own designs for the future, which they had developed during their studies.

Living Museum Alb

The Living Museum Alb has now been able to move into all floors and offers studios for artists with a mental or cognitive impairment as well as theater, music, land art, literature workshop, etc.. Bishop Gebhard Fürst and Minister President of Baden-Württemberg Winfried Kretschmann and André Baumann, State Secretary in the Ministry of the Environment…

Mental Health Action Days Switzerland

As part of the Mental Health Action Days 2021, the old town of Solothurn will become a Living Museum, where the shop windows of various stores will be used for exhibition purposes. With this exhibition, we want to offer artists with a (mental) impairment the opportunity to become visible with their artistic work in the…

Kick-off Living Museum Zurich

We are happy to announce that together with the association Wertfrei we will be holding open studios (9am to 5pm), workshops (2pm each) and art exhibitions for two weeks from now until September 25th as a pre-event for the Living Museum Zurich at Giesshübelstr. 106 in 8045 Zurich.  A private viewing documenting the whole process…

Gipseule (Plaster Owl) 10.5

From a single plaster mould, over 100 artists have created a panorama of countless ceramic owls. Presented by Kultur im Pavillon Wil der Psychiatrie St.Gallen Nord May 6 to June 6 2021.

Guest on Robin Rehman’s inCLOUsiv Live Mad in Switzerland

inCLOUsiv

Every Wednesday evening, Pro Mente Sana and Robin Rehmann invite selected guests (affected persons, relatives, professionals) to exchange views on current mental health topics together with the inCLOUsiv community. More info: www.inclousiv.ch/ Powered by Restream https://restream.io/

3o SOY LOCO POR TI JUQUERY (Brazil)

Living Museum was invited to contribute to the Soy Loco for Ti Juquery festival in Brazil with live performances, live art, and discussions.