“Art of Living” Exhibit to Showcase Power of Art for Those with Cancer - Archived


James Graham Brown Cancer Center



For More Information:
David McArthur, Senior Manager
502.562.7016 or 502.648.3411                                                                                 
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“Art of Living” Exhibit to Showcase Power of Art for Those with Cancer
Event to be held at the James Graham Brown Cancer Center on March 29

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Living with cancer and undergoing treatment can be a scary experience for patients and caregivers. That’s why the James Graham Brown Cancer Center offers art therapy to those affected by cancer. Art therapy helps those coping with depression, anxiety and stress, by using the power of artistic expression. An upcoming art exhibit entitled “Art of Living” will showcase recent artwork created by patients of the James Graham Brown Cancer Center and their caregivers.

WHAT:
“Art of Living” art show

WHEN:
March 29, 2017
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Patients available to speak

WHERE:
James Graham Brown Cancer Center
529 South Jackson Street
Showcase to be held in lobby

WHO:
•      Art therapy participants
•      Nancy Plymale, licensed art therapist

MORE:
The “Art of Living” showcase will include paintings, drawings and sculptures from patients and caregivers, created during therapy sessions over the past year.

In addition, there will be several art pieces at the showcase that will be available for community collaboration. Art supplies will be set up so that attendees can participate.

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Publish Date: 

Monday, March 27, 2017