Oncology on Canvas honors the journeys traveled by millions of people affected by cancer worldwide.
Oncology on Canvas
Sanford Cancer Center
(17th Street & Lake Avenue)
Friday, November 2 & Saturday, November 3
10 am 4 pm
150 pieces of art will be showcased
Cancer patients, their family and friends are also invited to participate in art therapy sessions which will help individuals learn how art can be a tool for coping, communicating, and relaxing. The Sanford Cancer Center is offering complimentary art therapy sessions on Friday, November 2 from 9:30 am Noon and again from 1:30 pm 4 pm. To register for either of these free sessions, call 605-328-8000.
Oncology on Canvas was created in 2004 by Eli Lilly and Company as an international art competition open to women from around the world diagnosed with cancer, their families and friends, as well as healthcare professionals involved in their care, to express their struggles and successes in battling this disease through art. Lilly created the competition to recognize those women diagnosed with cancer who used art as a powerful emotional outlet to inspire others as a means of self-discovery and self-expression.
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Stacy Bauer Jones | Media Relations Coordinator
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