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Video about Gifts of Art
Elaine Sims
from PBS Detroit Public Television's Detroit Performs.


Reconnecting Arts & Health – articles about Gifts of Art programs
Jon Lockard
Current
Michigan Daily


Featured
Permanent Art on Exhibit Schedule card
Ramón y Cajal
Virchow & Cellular Pathology
by Robert A. Thom
Taubman Health Center,
2nd Floor, off the Triangle Link


Radiance Tapestry,
an art piece created during the inaugural Grief Awareness Week with staff created messages. More
Radiance Tapestry
by Professor Anne Mondro
& UMHS staff
University Hospital, Decedent Affairs, 2C223 (near the Café)


 
Bedside Art

Be a Victor for Arts in Medicine!


We have a fund raising campaign for our newest patient art making kit – a charismatic Bot Buddy robot on a domino. Each dollar pays for one kit.

We also have a 1:1 match!
The Gifts of Art Endowment Fund helps to support free hospital based programs forever. Help this trendsetting, internationally recognized, arts-in-healthcare program of the University of Michigan Health System continue to revitalize and enrich lives. Your donation will be doubled.
Bot Buddy
Your tax deductible gift can be made online. For more detailed information about how to make a gift, please visit our Donations page.

"When I’m offering our art kits and listing what’s available to patients and guests, they are completely amazed at how much we offer and even more amazed that it’s free.”



    Gifts of Art    
One of the first and most comprehensive arts in health programs nationwide, Gifts of Art brings the world of art & music to the University of Michigan Health System. During times of stress and illness, the arts have the power to nurture and engage. Gifts of Art programs utilize the arts to assist and enhance the healing process, reduce stress, support human dignity and renew the spirit.

For information about our exhibits, please visit Exhibits. For information about our concerts, visit Performances. Information on all of our other programs, including Bedside Music & Art, the FRIENDS Meditation Garden and the Life Sciences Orchestra, visit Programs.

Gifts of Art is sponsored, in part, by the FRIENDS of the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers, grants, donations and art sales. To learn how you can make a gift, please visit Donations.


Print out pages from the
Kaleidoscope and Art Gallery
Coloring Books!

Kaleidoscope and Art Gallery Coloring Books


Listen to Sweet Dreams

Sweet Dreams
Lullabies by Bedside Musicians
and friends for UMHS patients
and families. Songs and lyrics
available here.


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See the winners in this year's UMHS Employee Art Exhibition.
Employee Art Exhibition


Art Under the Microscope is now on permanent display at the U-M Health System.
Art Under the Microscope
info


Paging Dr. Violin? U-M Life Sciences Orchestra Blends Music & Medicine
Dr. Jenna Devare
Article & photos
LSO video
Slice about Music Director Roberto Kalb


Gifts of Art helping patients heal through music.
Greg Maxwell
Bedside Musicians discuss their work on video. video
Read or watch more stories from Gifts of Art's Bedside Music program.




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