After being invited to discuss suicide in response to the suicides of Anthony Bordain and Kate Spade on RTHK's Backchat, I penned this stream of consciousness article trying to rationalize the spike in suicide stats (according to the New York Times, it has leapt in popularity as a life-obliterating lifestyle choice by 25% since 1999). Reliving my … Continue reading The Importance of Doing What We’re Bad At by Sadie Kaye
Brainstorm is a mental ideas hub and the proud parent of "Mental Ideas": an irreverent, witty, unashamedly provocative non-profit film & media platform promoting awareness of mental health issues, all forms of artistic expression, creative ingenuity, innovation and social enterprise. The platform highlights issues that need and deserve a bigger voice. Mental Ideas spotlights artists, filmmakers … Continue reading Call 4 Submissions!
Ever since I was a teenager, for periods of months at a time, I have led an exhausting double life: My Life Awake and My Life Asleep. One of my lives makes no sense at all. And the other only occurs when I’m asleep. Frequently, my friends and perfect strangers have startled me with far-fetched … Continue reading My Life Asleep by Sadie Kaye
Following success at the AIBs, Sadie Kaye's Bipolar Express doc has won a special award from Radio Television Hong Kong! RTHK Awards
http://aib.org.uk/aib-announces-winners-of-the-aibs-international-broadcasting-awards/ The Association For International Broadcasting have announced their Winner's List and we're happy to report Bipolar HK founder Sadie Kaye's Bipolar Express for RTHK is among them! The doc has been Highly Commended in the 'Creative Feature' category. WHOOP!
Check out the amazing artwork by Bipolar HK's Resident Artist Charlotte Farhan! Charlotte and Bipolar HK founder Sadie Kaye co-founded non-profit Art Saves Lives International in 2016. They have since worked together as author-illustrator on children's book The Wishing Machine and are working together on two new book projects. Charlotte will also appear as a … Continue reading Charlotte Farhan ‘The Outsider’ Collection
This month, to raise awareness of mental health, Sadie gave an interview to ASLI Magazine. http://artsaveslivesintmagazine.com/2015/04/26/sadie-kaye-to-me-asli-is-a-call-to-action-for-artists-to-value-themselves-as-instruments-of-social-change/ To be part of the conversation, check out ASLI's work here: artsaveslivesinternational.com Sadie Kaye
Bipolar Hong Kong Founder Sadie Kaye in the South China Morning Post
Bipolar HK founder Sadie Kaye's documentary The Bipolar Express for RTHK has been shortlisted for an Association for International Broadcasting Award in the Creative Feature category. The awards take place in London this November! If you've not already heard it, you can find the podcast on the RTHK website.
"Negative Energy" Coming to a coffee shop near you.... "You don't want to get too close to her. She's got negative energy!" I hear it all the time and each time it bemuses and irks me. Now, I can't proclaim to be an expert on what "energy" actually means, because I've never found anyone who … Continue reading Negative Energy