Art in the Atrium
Art in the Atrium is our bi-monthly lunch hour performance series held in the atrium of Toronto Western Hospital.
Performances start at noon and are free and open to the public.
If you are interested in proposing a program for the series, please contact Matt Eldridge, Clinic Coordinator, at 416-603-5263.
Past performances include:
Andrew Ascenzo Trio
Lucy Ruppert, Dancer
Toronto Rhythm Initiative
Zolla (Tiina Kiik, Musician and Composer; Julia Aplin, Dancer and Choreographer)
& Live Painting
“We push the boundaries of what we should do. And because of that, because we’re passionate about what we do, injuries occur.”
STRESSED! Workshop Series
May 02, 2019
Stress is a tricky part of life. Too much of it, and you’re a blob on the floor. Too little of it, and you’re a blob on the floor. For artists, stress comes not only from the normal pressures of life, but also from the precarious nature of the arts sector which usually means too little time, ...
CONNECT! Whole Self Healing
October 03, 2018
What’s this got to do with stress? Because artists bring their whole selves to their work, artists’ health demands that we pay attention to the whole artist. That sprained wrist and that nagging pit of dread in the belly are likely connected, not to mention our shoulder pain and fear ...
STEP ONE! Primary Care
November 07, 2018
What’s this got to do with stress? Primary healthcare providers, such as family doctors and nurse practitioners, are the starting point to accessing healthcare services in Ontario. They can treat many health conditions (including stress-related ones) and can lessen the stress that often comes ...