Request an Art Kit
We bring the arts to your bedside, free of charge.
Self-directed kits including: journals, watercolors, origami, brain teasers and more.
You may request up to two free kits per week.
Please note: Art kits are delivered Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., excluding holidays.
Request a Musician
Self-Guided Art Tours
Downloadable walking tours of some of Duke University Hospital's Art Collection and Designed Spaces for your smartphone
Click any location listed to download your art tour guide
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Let us know about your experience with Arts & Health at Duke.
Current & Upcoming Programs
All exhibits, performances and journaling sessions are free and open to the public. Click on any of the flyers below for a downloadable version.
Featuring these North Carolina Artists & Craftspersons:
Awl & Leaf
Ben Owen III
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.
You may request a musician as well at the link below, or contact William Dawson, Performing Artist in Residence at email@example.com.
5th Annual Arts & Health Holiday Invitational Exhibit
Arts & Health Galleries, November 12 - January 9, 2018
During the holiday season, Arts & Health curates a Holiday Invitational Arts & Craft Exhibit within the Arts & Health Galleries located in the Concourse between Duke Hospital North and the Duke Medicine Pavilion.
This invitational highlights work by talented local and regional craftsmen and artists, and offers staff, patients and families an opportunity to enjoy a delightful exhibit and to purchase unique, quality items at relatively affordable prices.
Spotlight Your Department or Specialty
Arts & Health is currently accepting exhibit applications for Duke Affiliated Departmental exhibits in the Mars Galleries for 2017
There are two deadlines for submissions:
October 31, 2017 for exhibit proposals between January 17 - July 18, 2018 &
April 30, 2018 for exhibit proposals between September 13, 2018 - January 9, 2019.