• LGBT History Month at CoolTan Arts

    Join a walk around Camberwell and Myatt's Field's to learn about the LGBT History of South London...

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  • Volunteers needed for six-week Government-backed Research Project

    Do a free arts or textiles workshop as part of a research project into wellbeing...

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  • Open Afternoons

    Visit CoolTan Arts on a monthly Open Afternoon, for a taster workshop, tour and presentations...

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  • Modern Masculinity Exhibition

    Artworks and Poetry on Masculinity and Mental Health...

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"CoolTan Arts has been a great place for me to come to. It has helped me express myself, grow and overcome obstacles I've come across whilst tackling personal problems through art. The people here are lovely and all very interesting with such varied personalities. It's great"

CoolTan Arts and Michelle Baharier

CoolTan Arts is an award-winning charity that improves mental wellbeing through participation in arts activities.

Michelle Baharier

Michelle Baharier is one of the founders of CoolTan Arts and was CEO between 2010 and 2015. Her passion and determination contributed significantly to establishing CoolTan Arts and reducing the stigma surrounding mental health.

The Situation

During 2015, issues regarding Michelle’s management style came to the attention of the Board of Trustees. Several staff, board members, volunteers and participants complained of bullying and harassment and of these, a significant number left. Out of concern for the health and safety and wellbeing of staff, volunteers and participants, the … Read More »

LGBT COOL Night OUT

LGBT COOL Night OUT

Date
Saturday 25/02/2017

Time
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Location
CoolTan Arts

Event Details

Join the LGBT fun with a huge range of stellar performances from drag acts and cabaret! Share ideas with LGBT Southwark Network and Mental Health organisations for a distinct and proud Southwark

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