The Illuminations Exhibition

Our latest exhibition for the Illuminations program, including examples of work by each featured artist.

Samples of Work from the Current Exhibition 

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Our Current Exhbition

Our Current Exhibition

Our Current Exhibition

Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Helen Berman

Bamboo Forest in Kyoto

Helen Berman

Helen Berman is one of our featured artists at our Concord site this month. She has traveled to Africa and Japan. Here you see a beautiful bamboo forest she photographed in Kyoto.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Brahim Bouirabdane

Moroccan Instruments

Brahim Bouirabdane

Brahim draws his painting inspiration from his years growing up in Morocco. This show at MGH is his first exhibition!


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Evelina Brozgul

La Porte me flaire, elle hesite

Evelina Brozgul

Evelina Brozgul creates delicate and subtle effects using a special paint called egg tempera. Her highly imaginative artwork invites different interpretations from the viewer.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Bill Campbell

Dingle

Bill Campbell

In this photograph, Bill Campbell captures the majestic cliffs of Dingle.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Harold Ellison

Duke Ellington Band

Harold Ellison

Harold Ellison has shown artwork with us before and gotten a great reception. We are honored to have his artwork back this rotation to coincide with the celebration of Black History Month in February. Ellison captures the simple pleasures of life like listening to the sweet melodies of jazz.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Gisela Griffith

Secrets of Nature

Gisela Griffith - (Zarrin Sabouri – individual embroiderer)

This is one in a series of embroideries created by Gisela Griffith with the help of individual embroiders. Gisela’s intention was to artistically document plants that contain anti cancer compounds.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Janel Houton

Japanese Cedar Forest

Janel Houton

Janel spent 10 years in Japan and was inspired here to paint a beautiful Japanese Cedar Forest.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Karma Kitaj

City in Space

Karma Kitaj

Karma Kitaj creates encaustic paintings, a technique that involves applying melted beeswax and damar resin to the surface she works on.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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David Maroney

View from the Dock

David Maroney

For those of us experiencing this cold snowy winter, David Maroney’s “View” is a welcome relief from what we are seeing outside!


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Ann Marie O’Dowd

Rooster Chef

Ann Marie O’Dowd

Ann Marie’s bright and colorful artwork is bringing smiles to our patients in the waiting room!


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Carol O’Neill

Source

Carol O’Neill

Carol O’Neill paints beautiful abstract art. She has been told that her work touches the human spirit.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Ed Roche

State House Lion

Ed Roche

Bostonians may recognize this home grown lion!


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Kitt Shaffer

Portal

Kitt Shaffer

Kitt Shaffer spends time painting in Southern Italy. In this lovely piece she captures the way the light falls both inside and outside.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

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Betsy Wish

Downeast Reflection

Betsy Wish

Betsy Wish is fascinated by reflections and loves to photograph out on her kayak. Look closely and you will see the reflection here.


Illuminations is a rotating art exhibit housed in the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and many of its affiliate locations. The exhibit is intended to offer enlightenment and encouragement to patients, families, staff and friends of the Cancer Center as they receive care, provide care, or accompany loved ones. Illuminations has transformed generic waiting areas into a virtual art gallery of revolving exhibits that feature works by numerous regional and national artists. The work of several artists, representing various media, is on display for four months at a time.

Our Latest Exhibition

IlluminationsFeatured Artists

Helen Berman
Brahim Bouirabdane
Evelina Brozgul
Bill Campbell
Harold Ellison
Gisela Griffith
Janel Houton
Karma Kitaj
David Maroney
Ann Marie O'Dowd
Carol O'Neill
Ed Roche
Kitt Shaffer
Betsy Wish