EXHIBITION: THE ART OF ISOLATION

We are very happy to announce that New Art Studio will be showing work as part of a larger exhibition focusing on artwork made in lockdown. Our WhatsApp art making and sharing was very active during lockdown; not only did it keep our isolated members connected and sane, we also produced some incredible paintings. This […]

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An update and an appeal

We are now in the 9th week of lockdown. As this situation continues, the members are experiencing increasingly hard times. They are suffering profound depression, isolation, disintegration and flash backs. The anxiety that lockdown and corona provoke also activates past trauma.We remain connected via the usual new digital methods, WhatsApp has proved very successful, as […]

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Stay at home

Stay at home means different things to each individual, depending on what your home is. For members of New Art Studio, staying at home is an extremely challenging request. Members may be living in NASS accommodation, in a tiny room sharing the house with strangers, or they may be in rooms in hostels. Many won’t have […]

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