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We’re recruiting..

April 10, 2017

Operation and Access Assistant  We have an extensive track record of producing high-calibre participatory and inter-disciplinary arts projects incorporating performance, visual, digital, research and collaborative processes. As a friendly, welcoming and creative team, we are looking to recruit an exceptional candidate to join our team in the position of Operations and Access Assistant. This exciting ...

With Added Nuts…

March 3, 2017


Join us in celebrating the wonderful work of sean burn on Saturday 18th March at 7.15pm – get your tickets here “With added nuts is a witty exploration of the language of sanism, finding beauty beneath wounding words. The show fuses live/disability arts with spoken word, acts of creative resistance, opportunities for participation and real ...

Silver Lining

December 5, 2016


Silver Lining is a project that brings together known and unknown artists with the aim of raising awareness of health and happiness through art. The project offers you the chance to own a unique artwork at an affordable price, while also raising money Daily Life Ltd and our friends over at Paintings in Hospitals. The project asked ...


October 22, 2016


We want to say a MASSIVE thank you to everyone who came along to our ROVING DIAGNOSTIC UNIT Late Spectacular at William Morris Gallery last week. We don’t know about you lot, but we had a fantastic time designing our power pants, listening to the incredible music, exploring the gallery and belting it out at the karaoke! Watch ...

For One Night Only… ROVING DIAGNOSTIC UNIT Late Spectacular

October 6, 2016




September 14, 2016


Thursday 13 October 2016 6:30 – 10:30 pm William Morris Gallery, E17 4PP For one night only we will be taking over the William Morris Gallery for an evening of fun and frolics! This event will be a combination of performance, music, poetry and participation that sees Bobby Baker and fellow artists undertake an epic quest to ...

Drawing on a (Grand) Mother’s Experience, Norwich Arts Centre

September 5, 2016


Date: 28th September 2016 8pm Location:Norwich Arts Centre 51 St Benedicts Street Norwich NR2 4PG Ticket Price: £12, concessions available Get tickets here ...

Walthamstow Garden Party: join us for the Roving Diagnostic Unit

June 13, 2016

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Join Dr Bobby (aka artist Bobby Baker) and her trusty team on a series of mini expeditions to ‘diagnose’ Lloyd Park. Are the floral borders suffering from OCD? Perhaps the pond is delusional? Does the outdoor gym show signs of body dysmorphia? Roving Diagnostic Unit invites you to its headquarters on Fellowship Island to transform ...

Join the Daily Life Ltd Board of Trustees!

May 24, 2016

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We are seeking to appoint five people with a passionate concern for the arts and/or mental health to join our Board of Trustees. It is an exciting time to join Daily Life Ltd’s board as the organisation is growing and developing. Please follow the link below to find out more information and how to apply ...

Daily Life Ltd present LETTING IN THE LIGHT

January 14, 2016


LETTING IN THE LIGHT: an exhibition to light up our lives The Grove, London, E15 1EL The exhibition runs from 25th January – 24th March 2016 CLICK HERE Review by Disability Arts Online CLICK HERE Bobby on Loose Ends with Cuba Gooding Jr, Nikki Bedi, Anita Rani, Joe Lycett, Beirut and Golden Rules too! Feature at 24.10 secs – 32.37 secs ...

Daily Life Ltd presents Cure All Karaoke!

November 12, 2015

Cure All Karaoke

Daily Life Ltd presents…  An Incredible Cure All Karaoke Extravaganza!  Friday 4th December 2015, 7:30pm – late  Chats Palace, Hackney, London E9 6DF It is our 20th Anniversary this year! Please join us for our Celebratory Cure All Karaoke Cabaret. The evening will feature a sensational line up of performers, divas, wanna be divas, and provide you – ...

Bobby Baker’s Diary Drawings in Attenborough Arts Centre, Leicester

October 16, 2015


This autumn Bobby Baker’s small scale exhibition Diary Drawings: Mental Illness and Me 1997 – 2008 will feature as part of the Art, Life, Activism exhibition in the Attenborough Arts Centre in Leicester.  Art, Life Activism draws on our own history as a centre for inclusive art practice, bringing a thought-provoking look at art and disability. ...

Bobby Baker in Stavanger, Norway

October 16, 2015


This November the Wellcome Trust in collaboration with Norwegian festival Schizofrenidagene will present the large scale touring exhibition of Bobby Baker’s Diary Drawings: Mental Illness and Me 1997 – 2008 in Kunsthall Stavanger. This exhibition will run from 26th October – 9th November 2015. Bobby will be delivering a Key Note talk and, in collaboration with her ...

Dreaming Aloud by Sara Haq

October 16, 2015


Dreaming Aloud by Sara Haq Friday 16th Oct 2015 – 21st January 2016 Dreaming Aloud is an exhibition of a selection images made by artist Sara Haq, in an inpatient psychiatric ward earlier this year. The photographs were all taken on an iPhone camera, capturing everyday moments and small rituals as made art from materials ...

We’re hiring: Curator of Contemporary Art

October 14, 2015

CURATOR of CONTEMPORARY ART: JOB DESCRIPTION Daily Life Ltd is looking for a dynamic curator who is interested in interdisciplinary and socially engaged practices, and able to interpret and articulate the ideas at the heart of our projects. We are a small team who work closely together to deliver an ambitious programme that is a ...

Lightbox exhibition: visual art open call!

September 11, 2015

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We’re teaming up with Outside In and Bethlem Gallery  to showcase extraordinary work by artists with personal experience of mental health issues. The group exhibition, focusing on the theme ‘Letting in the Light’, will be presented on stunning light boxes in the centre of Stratford, January – March 2016. We are running an ‘open call’ ...

We’re off on our holidays – see you in September

August 14, 2015



Roving Diagnostic Unit: early results from Shuffle Festival

August 12, 2015

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Shuffle Festival: join us for Roving and Cabaret

July 17, 2015


Roving Diagnostic Unit is free – events run from 2pm- 5pm. Cure All Cabaret is ticketed – buy online or pay on the door: see you there!   ...

Dr Bobby’s Cure All Cabaret at Shuffle, including Cure All Karaoke

July 14, 2015


Following on from our afternoon of free Roving Diagnostic Unit events, the Shuffle Pavilion will transform into the venue for our Cure All Cabaret. Hosted by Dr Bobby, this rollicking evening will feature star turns from Bobby Baker, sean burn, Simon Raven and Dylan Tighe, plus Cure All Karaoke for the brave! Current top suggestions for our ...