International artist Kader Attia at the Hood. Pull up a chair and grab the headphones. This is an exhibition to sit with.
Posted in Architecture, art, Dartmouth, Health, small town, Travel |
Tagged Hood Downtown, Hood Museum of Art, Kader Attia, Kintsugi, mental illness, repair, Western/Non-Western |
Sherwood is an amazing artist. If you live here in the UV, you have seen his kinetic sculpture at DHMC. Here is my latest piece, with a link to his website:
Posted in art, Health, Pilobolus, Theater, time, Vonnegut |
Tagged Camera Lucida, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, DHMC, George Sherwood, kinetic sculpture, Wind Orchid |
Gratitude for the Byrne Foundation. The Jack Byrne Center opens, with windows designed by Sabra Field. Link below.
Posted in aging, aging in place, Architecture, art, death, Health, small town |
Tagged Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hospice care, Jack Byrne Center for Palliative and Hospice Care, Lebanon NH, palliative care, Sabra Field |
Lebanon NH is happening. Now it has the new Mascoma River Greenway. Read about it here:
You have seen her art in the DHMC chapel. Sabra Field has designed another window, this time for the new Jack Byrne Center. Here are the details for the upcoming open house, and a lecture by Ira Byock, pioneer in palliative care.
Upper Valley people in particular. AT DHMC THIS WEEK. This is a great film about end of life decision-making by Boston physician Atul Gawande. Jeff Shields, former dean of Vermont Law School, and his wife Genie Shields are included in this film.
Posted in age, aging, aging in place, death, Film, Health |
Tagged Atul Gawande, Being Mortal, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, DHMC, end of life decision-making, Genie Shields, Geoffrey Shields |
After a brief but too long hospital stay, thank you. You are likely in this post.
Posted in aging, Health, small town, Women |
Tagged Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Facebook, fragility, friends, friendship, hospital, illness, IPad, laptop, loneliness, screened devices, social media, yoga |
. . .but consoling myself with the Marché Raspail this Sunday morning. Here is my latest post about one of my never-miss experiences in Paris.
Posted in Food, Health, small town, Travel |
Tagged Bio markets, Marché biologique, Marché Raspail, Marché Saint Germain, Monoprix, Norwich Farmers Market, Organic markets, Outdoor markets, Paris |
Art as part of your medical treatment? Yes. Learning many things in a course on art and medicine. Take a look, and share. Link is below.
Posted in aging, art, Dartmouth, Health |
Tagged Alive Inside, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, DHMC Arts Program, harp music therapy, Howe Library, Margaret Stephens, Marianne Barthel, music therapists, OSHER at Dartmouth, Robert Santulli, The Recollections, The Unforgettables |
DHMC has some of the best art, including this exhibition by Norwich VT photographer Seth Harper Goodwin. Link is below.
Posted in art, Dartmouth, Health, nature, Travel |
Tagged Aspens, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, DHMC, Landscape and Nature, Norwich VT, Organ Pipe Monument, photography, Seth Harper Goodwin, St. John Virgin Islands, Utah |