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Wellbeing Resources & Support For Young People & Our Mortal Fools Community, [online], Mortal Fools, 26 December 2022,

57% Consumers Believe Corporations Should Respect Their Gender Identity - Mastercard, [online],  RegTech Africa, 3 July 2022,

57% Consumers Believe Corporations Should Respect Their Gender Identity - Mastercard, [online],  Econ Intersect, 1 July 2022,

57% Consumers Believe Corporations Should Respect Their Gender Identity - Mastercard, [online], Finextra, 1 July 2022,

Mastercard Backs LGBTQIA+ Community With True Name Launch, [online], Payment Expert, 30 June 2022,

Free Pop-Up Exhibition In Durham To Share Anonymous Stories Of Romance And Friendship,

[online], Chronicle Live, 17 June 2022,

Let's Talk: Upcoming Pop-Up Exhibition In Durham,  [online], Wayzgoose Magazine, 13 June 2022,

Durham Johnston School Help To Build The Confidence Of Their Teenage Girls With A Creative Series Around ‘Body Positivity’, [online], Changing Relations, no date,

#005 'Self-love is a continuous journey' With Lou Brown, [audio], Impressionable, 3 April 2022,'self-love-is-a-continuous-journey'-with-lou-brown

The Crack #387 [in print & online], April 2022,, Page 58.


Let's Talk About Sex: An Opportunity for Change, [online], Wayzgoose Magazine, no date,

On Top Form: Meet the Makers Who Are Breaking New Ground, [online], The Times, 16 December 2021,

On Top Form: Meet the Makers Who Are Breaking New Ground, [in print], The Times, 15 December 2021

Help To Make Ethical, Sustainable Choices In Business, [online], Newcastle University, 25 November 2021,

New Look Retail Consultant Mary Portas with Goodstrangevibes owner Lou Brown At A Pop-Up Store In Gateshead's Metrocentre, [in print], The Daily Telegraph, 2 November 2021

BBC Look North, [TV], 2 November 2021

Bend And Shake Your Queer Tailfeathers, [in print], Narc., November 2021

Just 21 Ways Sex Is Really, Really Good For You, BuzzFeed, [online], 6 July 2021,

She'd Known Then, Cherry Magazine, [online], 13 June 2021,

No Rules For Boxes: A Comic Strip By Goodstrangevibes, Tummy Ache UK, [online], 30 March 2021,

t'ART online: March Edition, t'ART, [online], March 2021,

My Year: The Culture Vulture, NARC. Magazine, [online], 16 December 2020,

Nudity (redirected from Nude women),  Free Thesaurus, [online],

Clitbait Recommends, Clitbait, [online], 4 October 2020

Alumni Takeover: Art and creativity in lockdown, Newcastle University, [online], 25 August 2020,DT32,44TIR9,1L81K,1

Cherry Galz Stay Bittersweet , Reckless Magazine, 17 August 2020

START UP-supported artist collaborates with global self-care platform, Newcastle University, [online], 28 May 2020

Student Louise Brown’s “body positive and mental health awareness art” challenges harmful beauty standards, Conscious on Campus, [online], 7 May 2020


Interpreting the Self in Quarantine Compilation, Clitbait, [online], 1 May 2020

Interview with queer feminist artist Louise Brown a.k.a. goodstrangevibes; smashing the patriarchy, learning to love your body & running a lush creative business, The Culture Vulture NE, [online], 22 April 2020

RoN #2 – GoodStrangeVibes on body positivity and mental health awareness, Renegades of Newcastle, [online], 12 March 2020

Lou Brown, Queerbloc, [online], 12 March 2020

International Women's Day 2020, Newcastle University, [online], 8 March 2020

As #IWD2020 draws to a close, we celebrate another woman of Jesmond. Louise Brown..., Jesmond Local, [online], 8 March 2020

@goodstrangevibes - The Art of Being Queer - Artist Statement, the art of being queer, [online],  20 February 2020 

The beauty of body positivity: in conversation with student artist Lou Brown a.k.a. GoodStrangeVibes, The Courier, [in print], 2 December 2019

In conversation with student artist Lou Brown, a.k.a. GoodStrangeVibes, The Courier, [online], 25 November 2019

We spoke to Lou about her art and how she feels about being at the #MerryMarketNCL, NE Festivities, [online], 23 November 2019

SISTER SHACK X CATCALL, Blog Catcall, [online],  22nd October 2019

40 Instagram Accounts Guaranteed to Improve Your Mental Health, Ventramag, [online], July 2019

ARTWORK BY ... GOODSTRANGEVIBES, Narc., [in print], May 2019

Newcastle Uni library made students take down art that portrayed nude women, The Tab, [online], March 2019

Newcastle University 'censors' art to help refugees - because it wasn't 'appropriate' for children, Chronicle, [online], March 2019

Students ordered to censure nude art exhibition, The London Economic, [online], March 2019

The Female Body is not to be Censored: Interview with Artist Lou Brown, The Courier, [online], March 2019

 Femsoc stall censored at Robbo, The Courier, [online], March 2019

Artist puts legs around model’s neck to protest the pressure to get rid of pubes, Metro, [online], March 2019

Bad Nudes For Feminist Group's Art Exhibition, Metro, [in print], 15 March 2019

The Breakfast Show on International Women's Day, BBC Radio Newcastle, 8 March 2019

An Evening of FABULOUS, FIERCE, FEMINIST ART, fym-mag, [online], April 2018

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