Show features work of 30 area artists with disabilities
WHEN: Opening Reception: Friday, July 24, 2015, 5:30–8:00 pm
WHAT: The Art Ability Program of Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital, part of Main
Line Health, is exhibiting works by artists with disabilities at Scatter
Joy Center for the Arts in Horsham, Pa. The event will feature the work
of Art Ability artists, as well as over 30 area artists and students who
work through a variety of disabilities to express themselves creatively.
WHO: Sherman Fleming, curator for Art Ability; Sara Baumgardner, Art
Ability Coordinator and members of the community will all be in
attendance. In its twentieth year, Art Ability showcases artists with
physical, cognitive, hearing and/or visual disabilities. Through Art
Ability, Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital creates awareness of the extraordinary
abilities of individuals with disabilities and encourages the artists to
reach beyond their limitations and find fulfillment and inspiration
WHERE: Scatter Joy Center for the Arts, 305 Horsham Road, Horsham, Pa.
Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital, part of Main Line Health, is a leader in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. The 148-bed, not-for-profit hospital offers the full continuum of rehabilitation services, including acute inpatient care, as well as outpatient services for adults and adolescents. The hospital received Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest distinction for excellence in nursing care, and is accredited by the Joint Commission; is designated as a NICHE facility and is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital treats patients with traumatic and non-traumatic brain injury, stroke and other neurological disorders, traumatic and non-traumatic spinal cord injury, amputations, and orthopedic injuries. Bryn Mawr Rehab Outpatient Network treats individuals with a wide range of conditions and injuries from brain injury, spinal cord injury and Parkinson’s disease to concussions, pelvic floor disorders and lymphedema. Our outpatient rehabilitation services are conveniently located throughout the western suburbs of Philadelphia.