Helping Patients to Heal: Hadassah-Mount Scopus Hosts Art Exhibition
“Creativity and Health” was the theme for this year’s annual art exhibition,
hosted for patients and the local community at Hadassah Hospital-Mount Scopus.
The exhibition, jointly
sponsored with the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design and Haverut, features
works by Hadassah patients and Bezalel students. Haverut, a non-profit organization, was established in memory of
Ruth Ettun, who passed away from cystic fibrosis at age eleven.
organization was founded by her mother, Rachel Ettun, in 2007, with the goal of
enhancing medicine through a connection to spirituality, the creative world,
and the community. Through this art program run by Haverut, Bezalel students and
patients join together to create works of art, enabling the students to become
a part of the patients’ healing process through art therapy.
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