Artists in Healthcare–Yo-Yo Ma and Wounded Veterans

Yo-Yo Ma and Lance Corporal Timothy Donley perform A Wide River to Cross in this video from MusiCorps founder Arthur Bloom and the Aspen Institute.  In the second video, Lance Corporal Donley explains how music, Sing for Hope and the MusiCorps group has helped him put his life back together.  In the final video, Yo-Yo Ma… Continue reading Artists in Healthcare–Yo-Yo Ma and Wounded Veterans

Art in Healthcare–UB Center for the Arts

The University of Buffalo has a program taking the arts to the patients of the hospital.  Painting, dance, music are brought to the patients.  See what a difference art can make in the video.  Art truly can transform lives.  The University of Florida’s AIM group encouraged and supported UB as their program began.  Art in… Continue reading Art in Healthcare–UB Center for the Arts

Artists in Healthcare–Bloggers Who Know

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of daily life.”  Pablo Picasso Picasso’s statement above pops up frequently.  It is a much-quoted line with a depth of wisdom that touches on many areas.  As related to the Arts in Healthcare, the line can literally mean the difference between sickness and health.  No.  I am… Continue reading Artists in Healthcare–Bloggers Who Know