Girls Who Eat Their Feelings – Hayley Mills-Styles


Girls Who Eat Their Feelings explores Hayley’s relationship with food and mental health. The exhibition will showcase a series of textile drawings and sculptures in response to her personal struggles with emotional overeating.

As part of the exhibition there will be two free drop in textile workshops where participants can learn to make their own felt food. The workshops will be held on Sat 6 Oct 10am to 12pm and Tues 9 Oct 4.30pm to 6.30pm. All materials will be provided and the workshops are suitable for people aged 16 and over.

See here and here for more details about these workshops.

Fri 5 – Thurs 25 Oct
open seven days a week, Mon-Wed 9am-7pm, Thurs 9am-6pm, Fri 9am5pm, Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-3pm

The Drawing Room, Leeds Central Library, Calverley Street, Leeds LS1 3AB

Age restriction: None, but themes might not be suitable for some children.


Access: There are several access points to Leeds Central Library:
•Victoria Gardens basement level access via either eight steps or ramp. There is also level access via the Galley Shop/Brew Bar. Lift access to all floors.
•Access via Art Gallery up a number of stairs or ramp through automatic doors. These are automatic doors to the Art Gallery; Access to the library is through the Tiled Hall Café. Access to other areas via lift.
•Calverley street entrance up a number of stairs and through a heavy double door. Access to other floors via lift.
Accessible toilets are located in the basement area or in the Art Gallery and there is a Changing Places facility in the Gallery Shop.
The Drawing Room is located on the 1st floor, on the Arts Floor, it is to the right of the counter behind glass doors.