Deconstructing Stigma (at Logan Airport, Boston)
Exhibit designed by:
Adriana Bobinchock, McLean Hospital, firstname.lastname@example.org
Scott O’Brien, McLean Hospital, email@example.com
Display period: 2016–current
Impact Upon Exhibition Trend:
Deconstructing Stigma is unquestionably the most viewed exhibition about mental health in the United States. Its central feature is its floor-to-ceiling portraits of real people who are publicly acknowledging their own mental health challenges, or those of a loved one. This collaboration between McLean Hospital and Massport represents the most significant example of an exhibition “breaking out” of the realm of a traditional museum location and into public space. The majority of portraits are everyday people, though the exhibition also includes celebrities such as Howie Mandel, and former NFL player Brandon Marshall.
Deconstructing Stigma at Logan Airport, Boston.
Image used with permission from McLean Hospital