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Annual Employee Art Exhibition

VOTEIt's time to VOTE for your favorite work of art in the annual Employee Art Exhibition! Voting ballots are available at the exhibit in the Gifts of Art Gallery – Taubman Health Center South Lobby, Floor 1. Last day to vote is Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 by 8:00 pm.

About the Exhibition
Each year Gifts of Art presents an exhibition of artwork made by Michigan Medicine faculty, staff, students, volunteers and their family members. It is our pleasure to display the artistic accomplishments and showcase the exceptional talent and creativity of our extensive (~26,000) healthcare community.

The Employee Art Exhibition will be on display:
September 18-December 10, 2017
Gifts of Art Gallery – Taubman Health Center South Lobby, Floor 1
1500 E. Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Open daily from 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

Artist Reception & Awards Ceremony:
Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 11:45 am-1:00 pm in the gallery

The Master of Ceremonies for the Artist Reception and Awards Ceremony will be David J. Brown, M.D., Associate Vice President and Associate Dean for Health Equity and Inclusion and Associate Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. The juror will be Srimoyee Mitra, Director of the Stamps Gallery, Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design, University of Michigan. Ribbons and prizes will be given for Best in Category, Best in Show and People's Choice, determined by votes of visitors to the exhibit.

In 2016, ribbons and prizes were given in the following categories:

Homemade Soft Pretzel by Megan Foldenauer, Department of Neurosurgery

Megan Foldenauer
Honorable Mention:
Pretty/Awkward by Merideth Sauvé, Nursing – Clerical Services
Merideth Sauvé
Megan Foldenauer Drawing & Pastel
Roller Derby Portrait – Murder by Proxy #125 by Megan Foldenauer, Department of Neurosurgery
Steve Burdick
Honorable Mention:
Big Sur by Steve Burdick, Learning Management Services (MLearning)
Collage & Mixed Media
Early Religious Philosophy by Scott Wettlaufer, Internal Medicine 
Scott Westlaufer
Honorable Mention:
HOMES 2 by Elizabeth Jewell, Anesthesiology 
Elizabeth Jewell
Yao-Jan Liu Black & White Photography
Serenity by Yao-Jan Liu, Otolaryngology
Jeffrey Lott
Honorable Mention:
Holy Name Cathedral by Jeffrey Lott, Pathology
Color Photography
Together Today – Sisters by Emily J. Heys, Ambulatory Diagnostic & Transplant Unit
Emily J. Heys
Honorable Mention:
Piece of Mind by Stephen Campbell, Neurosurgery
Stephen Campbell
Stephanie Minerath Fiber Arts
857-Patch by Stephanie Minerath, Professional Development & Education
Debra Omans Honorable Mention:
Mackinac Island Shoreline by Debra Omans, 6D Critical Care Medical Unit
Exotic Jewelry Sampler by Angela Wilson, Security Services
Angela Wilson
Honorable Mention:
Architectural Rings (Selection of World Buildings) by Baron L. J. Robertson, son of Kelly Robertson, Transplant Center
Baron L. J. Robertson
Angela Liang Ceramics & Glasswork
Flower Bowl by Angela Liang, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Nancy Kelly Honorable Mention:
Pop Goes Rhea by Kate Hoerauf, sister of Nancy Kelly, UMHS Revenue Cycle
Sculpture & Assemblage
Long Dog by Lisa Singer, 9C Inpatient Adult Psychiatry
Lisa Singer
Honorable Mention:
Winter by Grace Serra, Support Services
Grace Serra
Lynn Hubrecht Upcycled/Repurposed
Midnight Fairy Castle by Lynn Hubrecht, 12 West Mott
Steve Gammicchia
Honorable Mention:
Sewing Drawer Dream by Steve Gammicchia, brother-in-law of Lynn Hubrecht,12 West Mott
Pokémon by Luke Kozak, grandson of Theresa Sirrine, HomeMed Pharmacy
Luke Kozak
Honorable Mention:
Carolers by Paul Farr, father of Will Farr, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation – Canton Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapy
Paul Farr

People's Choice:
Detroit at Dusk by Vanessa Rhoads, Pediatric – Nephrology
Vanessa Rhoads

Best in Show:
Harmony by Parisa Gharderi, Volunteer Services
Parisa Gharderi

Gifts of Art Facebook has photos of the winning artists.

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