Healing Arts Collaborative | Juried Exhibition


June 7, 2024 4:00pm -
July 28, 2024 4:00pm



Visit the LMH Main and West Campuses to admire artwork selected for the first Healing Arts Collaborative Juried Exhibition! 

The Lawrence Arts Center and LMH Health are thrilled to partner on the first Healing Arts Collaborative Juried Show! This exhibition showcases artists who have used art and creativity to help in their healing journey. This unique exhibition aims to bridge art with personal storytelling.

The goal of the Healing Arts Collaborative is to promote healing, wellness, and increased engagement among patients, families, staff, and the community by embedding locally made art throughout LMH Health facilities.

Featured Artists:

Reina Abernathy, Fally Afani, Amy Carlson, Mona Cliff, Jude Croft, Jill Ensley, Emily Fernando, Betsy Forcade, Amy Fore, Stephanie Freeman, Amy Gray, Mary Krestas, Margie Kuhn, Brittany Lancaster, Molly Murphy, Mishea Obiji, Deena Osness, Jordan Schaeffer, Allison Smith, and Celia Smith

Award Winners:

  • 1st Place: Margie Kuhn, The Red Cast
  • 2nd Place: Jill Ensley, “We brought her up, up, up, to live amongst giants. Our hearts broken and flying.” Ingredients 7.1
  • 3rd Place: Amy Carlson, Breath
  • Honorable Mention: Molly Murphy, Purge


June 7, 4-5 pm: Opening reception and awards at LMH Main Campus, 330 Arkansas Street


LMH Health Main Campus Gallery

330 Arkansas Street

The Main Floor near the Gold Door Elevators.

Open for public viewing:

Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Saturday: 8 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sunday: Noon to 4:00 p.m.


LMH Health West Campus Gallery

6265 Rock Chalk Drive

The gallery is located on the Second Floor near Forward Coffee Shop.

Open for public viewing:

Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


This collaboration between the Lawrence Arts Center and LMH Health is made possible through a grant provided by the Kansas Creative Arts Industry Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts.