Entries by Alyson

Call for Artists: Design New Sculpture For Erlanger Cancer Institute

Erlanger Health System is announcing a call to artists for a sculpture to be designed for the lobby of Erlanger’s Cancer Institute at the Baroness Hospital. The project will be funded by a grant awarded to Arts at Erlanger from the Lyndhurst Foundation. “We are very excited about this addition to our Arts at Erlanger […]

Arts for Healing Connects Grieving Families and the Hospital Community

Each year, the Evening of Remembrance event at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital in New Haven, CT creates a nurturing space for families grieving the loss of their child. Families come together to share memories and reconnect with caregivers through a variety of expressive art activities. Participants at the Heartstrings Chorus table were co-creating a […]

Visceral: transforming trauma & rebuilding lives though theatre

Visceral is a documentary film about three people who are living with the impact of post-traumatic stress. They perform musical theatre, dramatic plays and Shakespeare to help transform their mental and physical health. Scheduled for release in 2019, Visceral features the healing work of organizations like the Feast of Crispian and First Aid Arts as […]

I Knew Him a Little, I Knew Him a Lot

“Art has power that flows beyond mere understanding.  It nourishes and sustains…indeed, some call it ‘food for the soul.’” At For Love & Art’s genesis, I penned these words seemingly out of nowhere.  I speak it to people and gauge their reactions.  There’s an ancient and profound recognition here.  People are inspired and intuitively concur. […]

UF Center for Arts in Medicine Announces New Lecturer Position

Center for Arts in Medicine Faculty Position Announcement Service Learning Lecturer Position Description: Full-time, twelve month, promotion-accruing faculty position Date of Expected Hire: August 1, 2019 Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience The University of Florida Center for Arts in Medicine, College of the Arts, invites applications from individuals of all races, ethnicities, genders, backgrounds, […]

We Are Not Done Yet, Veterans Find their Voice through Writing and Theatre

Directed by Sareen Hairabedian and produced by Jeffrey Wright (Emmy® winner for HBO’s “Angels in America,” two-time Emmy® nominee for HBO’s “Westworld”) and David Holbrooke (HBO’s “The Diplomat”), We Are Not Done Yet profiles a group of veterans and active-duty service members as they come together to combat past and current traumas through the written word, sharing […]

a2ru Seeks Executive Director

The Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (a2ru) seeks an experienced, visionary leader who can advance its growth and provide leadership in fostering interdisciplinary collaboration to improve the culture of higher education; and infuse a growing organization on the vanguard of research, teaching, and practice with an entrepreneurial, collaborative spirit. A cover letter is […]