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Art Competition Paints Image of Cancer
10-28-2015, 06:23 AM
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A cancer diagnosis brings out many emotions that can not continually be expressed through words alone. Art, however, can bring them alive in a strong way. For extra information, consider having a look at: fundable.

A worldwide competition is providing cancer individuals, children, their loved ones, doctors and others suffering from cancer an opportunity to discuss their experiences and inspire others through art. Articles for 'Lilly Oncology o-n Canvas: Expressions of the Cancer Journey' are now being accepted through July 31. This is the second match presented by Eli Lilly and Co., in collaboration with the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship.

'People afflicted with cancer experience a variety of complex feelings, which are generally difficult to express,' said Dr. Richard Gaynor, vice-president of cancer research for Lilly. Should people wish to discover further on homepage, there are many online resources people should think about investigating. 'Lilly Oncology on Canvas helps to give these emotions a style, one which has resonance and meaning.'

Contestants are asked to send original works of art in the other (one-dimensional) art, watercolor, polymer, pastel, photography and following categories: oil. A narrative explaining the artist's 'trip' with cancer must accompany the art.

Winners will be notified in late 2006. Fiscal awards will be granted for the cancer charities of their choice. Be taught further on a related article directory - Click here: address. All art entered in the competition is going to be displayed for public viewing at the Royal College of Art in Kensington Gore in London. The international panel of judges consists cancer survivors, oncologists, writers, cancer advocates and artists.

Over 400 pieces of art from 23 countries were entered in the very first Lilly Oncology on Canvas opposition. The collection continues to travel the world.

'Lilly Oncology o-n Canvas gives us all nearer to the heart of the cancer journey, allowing those who see the show to experience the variety of feelings that cancer survivors or those who care for them experience, and find hope in their inspirational artworks,' said Ellen Stovall, president and chief executive officer of the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship..
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