The art book “Outsider art: collection “Others” came out with the support of the Union for Mental Health (Gavrilov V.V., science editor – Azov A.V., 2017, Moscow: “Gorodets” Publishing House, 504 p.).
The works presented in the art book, being a part of the collection “Others” (Yaroslavl, Russia), are not focused on any classical or modern visual practices. This edition introduces new names in the outsider art together with already well-known Russian and foreign artists, which allows
us to get a more comprehensive idea of this art and to compare it with the works of psychopathological expression.
Vladimir Gavrilov, the author, is an eminent psychotherapist, collector, founder and curator of the “Others” collection, popularizer and researcher of the outsider art. We meet the author’s reflection on the of the dilettante artists’ creative process, considering the peculiarities of the interinfluence of art and psychopathology.
The art book presents more than 650 works by about 130 authors, arranged by the following sections: historical works of psychopathological expression, art brut, naive art, “crossroads of marginal creativity”, samples of spontaneous art therapy.
The edition is targeted at art historians, museum workers, gallerists, culture experts, philosophers, psychologists, psychiatrists, art therapists and anyone who has an interest in the outsider art.
You can get the new edition HERE.

Related posts

12 May 2016


Kaznacheeva V. Ekaterina, CEO «Businesstour llc» (the Official Congress Operator) with welcome words to the Congress on Mental Health participants.  ...

27 April 2016

Zoran Milivojević, President of Serbian Union of Associations for Psychotherapy, has joined the Scientific Committee

Zoran Milivojević, M.D., President of Serbian Union of Associations for Psychotherapy, Professor of transactional analysis at International Transactional Analysis Academy, has...

19 September 2017

1st International Perinatal TOTAL Health Congress

Source: www.perinatal2018international.org The 1st International Perinatal TOTAL Health Congress is scheduled to take place at the International Conference Center in Sinaia, ROMANIA, on 27 –...

28 August 2016

United Nations event about Mental Health and Wellbeing in the new UN Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development

You are cordially invited to an important United Nations event about Mental Health and Wellbeing in the new UN Agenda 2030 for Sustainable...

15 June 2017

The first webinar on music therapy was held in St. Petersburg

  The first in St. Petersburg webinar on music therapy with international participation "Music therapy in the work of a...

31 March 2016

Prof. Norman Sartorius, President of the Association for the Improvement of Mental Health Programmes (AMH), is on the International Organizing Committee

Prof. Norman Sartorius, M.D., M.A., D.P.M., Ph.D., FRC. Psych, President of the Association for the Improvement of Mental Health Programmes...

5 July 2018

The Russian Society of Psychiatrists in the System of Continuous Medical Education in Russia

Nikolai G. Neznanov, MD, Professor, President of the Russian Society of Psychiatrists (RSP), Director of the V.M. Bekhterev’ National Medical...

12 August 2016

13th World Congress of Biological Psychiatry in Copenhagen, Denmark

In 2017 this outstanding event will be held on 18 - 22 June 2017 in Copenhagen. Following the impressive success...

2 November 2020

The Winner of the III Biennial Film Competition DOCU-MENTAL

#Psycho Documentary, 115 min. Out of 110 submitted applications and 30 works selected for the III Biennial Film Competition DOCU-MENTAL, the best...

21 August 2019

1 in 5 People are Protected by Complete Tobacco Smoking Bans

Many governments are making progress in the fight against tobacco, with 5 billion people protected by comprehensive tobacco control policies....