December 2001 Bulletin

eMotion Exhibit makes Chicago stop on national tour


Celebrating the grand opening of the emotion exhibit in Chicago were (L to R) Sandra Gordon, AAOS Director of Public and Media Relations; Mitchell B. Sheinkop, MD, AAOS Fellow who helped arrange the Chicago exhibition; William Tipton, MD, AAOS Executive Vice President, and Lois Weisberg, Commissioner, Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Chicago

eMotion Pictures: An Exhibition of Orthopaedics in Art, the AAOS national touring art exhibition that features work by artists whose lives have been touched by an orthopaedic condition and the physicians who treat them, was on display in Chicago at the Chicago Cultural Center from September 21 through November 25.

The juried exhibition includes pieces by 81 artists from 10 countries and 23 states.

Chicago was the third stop on the tour. The exhibition made its premiere at the 2001 AAOS Annual Meeting in San Francisco then traveled to Washington, DC. Following the Chicago engagement, the show will head to the United Nations headquarters in New York. To view the artwork online, go to the AAOS website: http://emotionpictures.aaos.org

Educational grants from Abbot Laboratories, Inc., Zimmer, Inc., Zimmer-Daniel, Merck, Inc., and Sanofi-Synthelabo provide support for the exhibition.


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