Exhibit July 18 - Oct 16, 2013; Artists' reception Wednesday, August 21, 5:30 - 7:30pm
Five Bay Area artists that achieve tranquility through their creative process show their work in SERENITY at UCSF Women's Health Center
McKinley Art Solutions and UCSF Center For Excellence are pleased to present SERENITY, featuring artists Wendy Robushi, Katia Almeida, Julie Garner, Susan Spies, and Maeve Croghan.
Each of the artists selected for this exhibit were chosen by curator Matt McKinley based on the meditative qualities inherent in their creation process which manifests as pattern, repetition or flow. With the understanding that wellness is a holistic ideal, these artists create work that will enrich the environment of the Women's Health Center in order to engage and uplift visitors and staff alike. The exhibit covers 5 floors of the Women's Health Center: 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, which each artist displaying a complete body of work on their respective floor. The public is invited to a reception for the artists on Wednesday, August 21 5:30 - 7:30pm. The exhibit opens for viewing Thursday, July 18.
Exhibit runs through October 16, 2013.
About the 'Serenity' series at UCSF:
Since 2007, UCSF Center of Excellence and McKinley Art Solutions have presented artists whose work inspires 'serenity' in order to facilitate relaxation, well-being and calm. This quarterly exhibit, curated from a pool of invited and juried participants, is the largest continuous show in the Bay Area focused on promoting the healing capacity of art. The venue, UCSF Women's Health Center, the only nationally designated Center of Excellence in Women's Health in Northern California, is recognized internationally for its expertise in providing comprehensive, specialized care for women's health issues and is recognized as one of the top hospitals in the nation for gynecological care.
High Res images: http://www.flickr.com/photos/mckinleyartsolutions/sets/72157634677328236/
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