Content note: discussion of mental distress, illness; discussion of sexism; reclamation of ableist language

Through years of visual art and performance production, and with a combination of humour and serious contemplation, Bobby Baker challenges the stigmatisation of people who experience mental distress. Bobby is the founder of Daily Life Ltd. an arts and mental health organisation based in East London.


‘A Conversation With…’ is a series of interviews that interrogates artistic practice, identity and representation for socially-engaged disabled, neurodiverse and/or Deaf artists. The commission is a collaboration between artists Lisa Mattocks and Sandra Alland.