The B.C. Children's Hospital is looking for artist around the country to contribute art to their hospital.
Learn more: http://www.edmontonjournal.com/…/childr…/11807706/story.html
Recipients increasingly include hospitals, libraries, retirement centers and nursing homes. The Foundation for Photo/Art in Hospitals places beautiful nature photography in hospitals worldwide. This is an inspiring article.
These photos from this exhibition have found homes in hospitals around the world!
The Foundation for Photo/Art in Hospitals has placed photos in the Sparta Cancer Care Center! Check out the before and after photos.
10 REASONS TO CONSIDER PLACING YOUR ART IN HEALTHCARE AND WELLNESS VENUES
This is why.... a comment from an email that I received from Ireland last night...
"I have been a patient with traumatic brain injury which has turned my life upside down and have resided in a psychiatric hospital which deals with a lot of severely mentally unwell and depressed patients where some patients reside for up to 40 years. Please don't give my name but the patients live very vegetative lives and some of your underwater photography and photography of trees would really make a difference. Please contact Dr. ... and represent yourself and your great work."
Florence, Italy: (+39) 335 6196742, St. Louis, MO: (+1) 314 973 4693
The Foundation for Photo/Art in Hospitals is a non-profit publicly supported organization dedicated to placing colorful, soothing photographs of nature in hospitals around the world to give comfort and hope to patients and their families, visitors, and caregivers.
Our vision is to create a
shift in the way people view hospitals, from cold and sterile to warm
We wish to change hospitals by humanizing their environments, a concept that is slowly gaining influence in many countries.
Anyone can help our mission. Check out the links below to find out how you can help.