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Letters Artistic creativity and Parkinson’s disease

Gift of creativity with Parkinson’s disease

BMJ 2018; 360 doi: (Published 23 March 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;360:k1146

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Ars longa, vita brevis (Hippocrates)

Artistry is alchemy. With talent and palette, artists use poignant oils, idyllic acrylics, charming charcoals, playful pastels, and stellar stencils with colored pencils, in order to communicate, commemorate, contemplate, and celebrate God's consecrated but complicated Creation.

Competing interests: No competing interests

08 April 2018
Hugh Mann
New York, NY, USA