Skip directly to content

The Art of Recovery

The Art of Recovery | Friday - August 3, 2012 | The Speed Art Museum


Thanks to all who came out to support the agencies and artists at The Art of Recovery!  We had a record-breaking attendance this year - almost 600 people!  The Art of Recovery will return in 2014 - stay tuned for more information.

Click here to see photos of the 2012 Art of Recovery on Facebook.

The Art of Recovery

Friday - August 3, 2012 | 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Speed Art Museum
- 2035 South Third Street, Louisville, KY 40208

Art Show & Sale featuring select original art created by mental health consumers. Creating art is an inherently therapeutic process. The art in this show demonstrates the many ways that art is part of healing and can contribute to recovery.

Reception - Enjoy refreshments and the smooth jazz standards of Captain Mellow (Wellspring Peer Support Specialist, Charlie Merrill) while you browse the gallery.

Minds on the Edge - A powerful video that will challenge you to think about how mental illness affects each of us and our community.

Panel Discussion and Community Conversation featuring:
     Moderator: Johnny Archer - Reporter, WHAS11 News
     Jim Burch - Criminal Justice Director, Seven Counties Services
     Rebekah Cotton - NAMI Louisville Board Member & family member
     The Honorable Deborah DeWeese - District Court Judge
     Natalie Harris - Executive Director, Coalition for the Homeless
     Sadiqa Reynolds - Metro Louisville Chief Community Builder
     Ramon Thorton - Certified Peer Support Specialist, Seven Counties Services

presented by: