ABOUT ME

Becky Handley is an artist and writer who works with poetry, painting and photography. 

Becky's work often speaks on topics such as mental health, spirituality and identity. She is on a mission to open the conversations around mental health and breaking down the stigma.

In June 2021, she published her first book - 'I want to be here' - which talks about her journey with mental health illness and coming out of the darkness and finding hope.
 

 

Exhibitions:

June 2019 | Photography & Video Degree Show, De Montfort University

May 2018 | 'Visionaries', LCB Depot, Leicester

June 2015 | 'Create' End of Year Show, Batley School of Art

 

Becky Handley.HEIC

Awards:

2019 | The Rachel Stevens Prize Fund: Video, Winner
2019 | The Rachel Stevens Prize Fund: Photography, Shortlist 
2019 | The Christopherson Collection Award, Shortlist