Transformation - Between Minds - Unsa 2017- World Mental Health Day

This was the work I did for the annual Mental Health collaboration, organized by UNSA e pela Zawadi Parizek Parizek- Between Minds – UNSA 2017.

The name of my piece is Transformation

My work was inspired by an advertising campaign that site did to combat the stigma against mental illness. They chose one of Norman Duenas’s illustrations and a text by the writer William C. Hunnan. Mental illnesses affect the functioning of the brain. They can affect behavior, thoughts, emotions, and the ability to understand informations. Mental illnesses make normal life difficult, they are very hard diseases and can last a lifetime, so I represented the painting of Norman Duenas on a rock.

I know this transformation is painful, but you’re not falling apart, you’re just falling into something different, with a new capacity to be beautiful.- William C. Hannan

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This day tells many truths that remain untold sometimes even by those who live them. I really liked this transformation and want many health experts to ponder over this. I think why not find out more research-based content on this as people want more substance on this. Thank you so much for this.