Montefiore Healing Arts, White Plains Hospital and Arts Westchester have teamed up to bring you an event to celebrate your community through art.
HELP US PAINT YOUR COMMUNITY CANVAS
The featured activity of the day will be the creation of a community canvas to be proudly displayed at White Plains Hospital. Led by multi-talented artist Mary McFerran, attendees will be invited to paint individual watercolor tiles that express their feelings about their community. When completed, the individual tiles will be woven together to create a larger piece of art to adorn the walls of the hospital’s Center for Cancer Care.
MONTEFIORE HEALING ARTS
Healing Arts at Montefiore is a network of programs that uses the arts, creative arts therapies, integrative medicine and other healing approaches to enhance the quality of life, health and well-being of Montefiore’s patients, associates and community. Healing Arts programs are available in the Children’s Hospital, Oncology, Palliative Care, Rehabilitation Medicine, Psychiatry, and other departments to complement patient care by helping to reduce pain and other physical symptoms, provide comfort and enjoyment, promote self-expression, and enhance quality of life.
Find out more at www.montefiore.org/healingarts.
Arts Westchester envisions a Westchester where every man, woman and child can explore his or her creative impulses; where the arts are accessible to every sector of society and are an educational priority in our schools; where opportunities for artist are plentiful; where public art is fundamental to the landscape and cityscape and where a new generation can use the arts as a window to the world.
Find out more at artswestchester.org.