Current Exhibits

All exhibits are free and open to the public   


Arts & Health Galleries, Duke Hospital Concourse, September 1 - November 2, 2015

Greece:  Light & Crisis

Paintings by Betty Haskin and Bill Neville


Meet the Artists - Lunchtime Event:

Wednesday, September 9th, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Arts & Health Galleries, Duke Hospital North


Clinic 1D Display, Duke Clinics Building, September 9 - November 2, 2015

Flower Meditations

Paintings  and Arrangments by Lee Moore Crawford


Click here to find out more about each exhibit and artist


Upcoming Performances

All concerts are free and open to the public   


“September Music Wednesdays”

Lunchtime Concert Series at Trent Semans Plaza, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm  

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Dexter Romweber, Jazz Guitar and Vocals

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Leigh Stringfellow, Classical Harp

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Shawn Luby, Classical Guitar

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Justin Robinson, 21st Century Folk Music

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

David DiGiuseppe, Accordion Music from Around the World

For a downloadable flyer, click here.


Did you know Arts & Health programs music all throughout the hospital?

We offer music at bedside, throughout units and in waiting areas of the hospital by professional musicians (Artist in Residence) and volunteer Duke student musicians.

Click here to see a list of all the Artist in Residence, performance times and locations.

You may request a musician as well at the link below, or contact William Dawson, Performing Artist in Residence at william.dawson@duke.edu.




Arts & Health is currently accepting exhibit applications for Duke Affiliated Departmental exhibits in the Mars Galleries for 2016 

Download a copy of the guidelines and application here.

There are two deadlines for submissions:

October 31, 2015 for exhibit proposals between January 14 - June 29, 2016


April 30, 2016 for exhibit proposals between June 30, 2016 - January 2017.


Ongoing Journaling Workshops

Every 2nd Friday of the month at the Duke Cancer Institute, Cancer Center Conference Room, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

Upcoming Workshops:

Friday, September 11, 2015

Friday, October 9, 2015

Friday, November 13, 2015

Friday, December 11, 2015

Free for patients, families and staff of Duke Hospital.

Join us to learn how journaling can help you express emotions and thoughts, reduce anxiety, promote creativity and help with overall well-being.  Journals provided and no experience necessary.




Request a Musician

Request an Art Kit

We bring the arts to your bedside, free of charge. Choose from: journals, watercolors, origami, brain teasers and more.
 You may request up to two kits per week.  
Please note: Art kits are delivered Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., excluding holidays.