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Arts Exhibition “Unhooked” Showcases Artists Raising Awareness for Mental Health Charity Wednesday, 14th July 2021: Artists will unveil works inspired by their own mental health stories at the Yellow Edge Gallery in Gosport later this year. The Unhooked Exhibition, curated and managed by Dale Lodge of Mernpunk Alternative Interiors, provides artists with a platform to […]

Read Curator Dale’s Interview with Britain Uncovered

Ahead of the Unhooked exhibiton taking place later this year, Britain Uncovered is today speaking with curator, Dale Mernpunk, about diet culture, the negative impact of social media, the reasons why BMI calculators are unhelpful, and many other important body image issues. In addition, we also hear more about Dale’s latest work, ‘Famine’, which is […]

Curator Dale Speaks to Solent Mind

Unhooked curator Dale @mernpunk speaks to Solent Mind….[REGRAM] Dale tells us about how creating art has been an important part of her mental health journey and how her new exhibition ‘Unhooked’ (@unhookedtheexhibition) will showcase the work of other artists depicting their own struggles with mental health issues.⠀⠀She says “I didn’t want Unhooked to be a cliché of […]

Why ‘Unhooked?’

You might be wondering why we chose the name Unhooked..Curator Dale explains: “The reason I chose the name Unhooked was because that is a word that has been integral to my own therapeutic journey. There have been times when I’ve been with my counsellor, giving myself a really hard time and expecting everything to change […]