Healing through Art

Art is a wound turned into light

-George Braques, French painter and sculptor

Explore the healing power of art in the submissions below.  If you would like to share an original or favorite work of art, please submit to Healing Hamlet.


Chidi Okoye   My past is part of who I am today and my art.  – Chidi Okoye Chidi Okoye is a sculptor, painter and poet who resides in British Columbia, Canada.  As a child he experienced first hand the brutalities of war and famine in his native Nigeria.  To find out more about Chidi Okoye, …

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Lisa Fittipaldi Artist and Author Lisa Fittipaldi began painting after losing her vision to Churg-Strauss Vasculitis.  You can view more of her paintings here.  Explore her books and discover more about her amazing journey on her website.