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Careers Christmas 2020: Dr Strange

Why I . . . make art

BMJ 2020; 371 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m4379 (Published 14 December 2020) Cite this as: BMJ 2020;371:m4379

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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

15 December 2020
Hugh Mann
Physician
Retired
NY, NY, USA