Tom Petty Birthday Bash

Tom Petty Birthday Bash

Join us in celebrating the birthday of the late Gainesville Great, Tom Petty at Depot Park on Friday, October 19th and Saturday, October 20th! Proceeds from the event will support the music program of […]

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Sandra Murphy-Pak painting

Artist Spotlight: No Fear, Only Joy Documentary

Former UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine Artist in Residence, Sandra Murphy-Pak, shares her story as an artist living with ALS.

Viper, TopHat & MC

Patient Spotlight: The Heart and Soul of Viper

For years rapper/songwriter Rakeem Smith aka Viper has been lying awake crafting lyrics and rhymes and storing them in his mind. After a couple writing and recording sessions during a long-term hospital stay, Viper is ready to share his voice with the world.

Thankful for Love Kids Album

UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine Musician in Residence, Ricky Kendall, creates an album featuring songs inspired and co-written by our pediatric patients.

352Creates: Art-Making & Creativity for Better Health

Create in Community – Filling Depot Park and the Surrounding Streets with Participatory Creative Activities On Sunday, February 25th, between 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., 352Creates brought the community together […]

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AIM Features

Iris Coe Signature piece

If Hope was Money, I’d be a Millionaire

Please join UF Health Shands AIM in celebrating original works by Iris Coe-Gross. Iris is a former Bone Marrow Transplant nurse who began artmaking after her stage IV metastatic breast cancer diagnosis. She created this exquisite collection of survivor portraits while undergoing treatment.

piano performer

UF 2018 International Piano Festival

UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine is pleased to host two performances featuring participants in the 2018 UF International Piano Festival.

3rdAct_LifeAfterLife

3rd Act: Life After Life

Please join us in celebrating original works by 3rd Act: Life after Life, a writing and creative arts workshop held at the Alachua County Senior Recreation Center.

Deborah Thompson Owls

Every 100 Feet, the World Changes

Despite a traumatic event that left her disabled, Deborah finds beauty, inspiration and whimsy in the world around. Her collection of paintings, photography and digital works will be on display in the Criser Cancer Resource Center May 1st through 31st.

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Calendar of Events

Oct17

Art in Motion

From 1:30pm until 3:30pm

Oct17

Gentle Yoga For Health

From 4:15pm until 5:15pm

Oct18

Encore Dancers Workshop

From 3:30pm until 4:30pm

Oct18

Dance for MS

From 6:00pm until 7:15pm

Oct19

Tom Petty Birthday Bash

From 5:00pm until 11:00pm

Oct19

Dance for MS

From 6:00pm until 7:15pm