Bethlem Salon #4

Bethlem Salon #4: ‘The Institution, Objects and Individual’

Friday, October 9th, 2015

6.00 – 8.00pm


Bethlem Gallery and Museum

Bethlem Royal Hospital

Monks Orchard Rd


Kent BR3 3BX


How do people negotiate themselves, the hospital environment and the objects within?

Following on from the recent Bethlem Gallery exhibit, ‘Art and the Other’, co-curator Dr Juliette Brownwill introduce speakers on the experience of self, object and environment within mental health settings.



Professor Frank Röhricht, Consultant Psychiatrist/Associate Medical Director, East London NHS Trust:

Body Experience and Body Psychotherapy’


Dr Michaela Ross, Art-Coordinator, Royal Bethlem Hospital: ‘The art(ist) object – the problem of over-interpretation in the work of Patient R’


Stephen Sandford, Head of Arts Therapies and Lead Music Therapist, Chelsea and Westminster NHS Trust: ‘The Optimum Mental Health Environment’


All welcome

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