Michelle Labonte: Finding My Voice
440 E Oliver St, Baltimore MD, 21202 November 22, 2015, 6:00 - 7:30pm
The second in a three-part 2015 Talking Touched with Fire Series, a conversation with Michelle Labonte, who found her artistic voice after a severe mental breakdown in 2011, creating powerful narrative work about her illness, treatment, and recovery.
This event was part of the 2015 Talking Touched with Fire Series
This event took place in conjunction with the exhibition Touched with Fire: Jeffrey & Michelle
The theme draws its name from the groundbreaking 1996 book Touched with Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament, by renowned psychologist Kay Redfield Jamison. The same driving discomfort leading to substance misuse and desperate…