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A cancer diagnosis brings forth many feelings that can't always be expressed through words alone. Art, nevertheless, may bring them alive in a robust way.

A global competition is giving cancer patients, survivors, their families, doctors and others suffering from cancer a chance to share their experiences and encourage others through art. Articles for 'Lilly Oncology o-n Canvas: Expressions of the Cancer Journey' are being accepted through July 3-1. This is actually the second contest shown by Eli Lilly and Co., in alliance with the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship. Identify further on fundable staples by going to our surprising web site.

'People suffering from cancer experience a selection of complex feelings, which are often hard to express,' said Dr. Learn further on our related article by navigating to staples fundable. Richard Gaynor, vice president of cancer research for Lilly. 'Lilly Oncology on Canvas helps you to give these emotions a voice, one that has resonance and meaning.'

Contestants are invited to send original works of art in the other (one-dimensional) art, watercolor, polymer, light, photography and following categories: gas. A narrative describing the artist's 'trip' with cancer should accompany the artwork.

Winners will be informed in the fall of 2006. Personal gifts will be awarded for the cancer charities of their decision. All art entered in the competition will soon be shown for public viewing at the Royal College of Art in Kensington Gore in London. The international panel of judges contains cancer children, oncologists, writers, cancer advocates and artists. Identify more on fundable competition by navigating to our prodound wiki.

More than 400 pieces of art from 23 countries were joined in the initial Lilly Oncology on Canvas opposition. The-collection continues to travel the world.

'Lilly Oncology o-n Canvas gives people nearer to the heart of the cancer journey, enabling those who see the show to experience the range of emotions that cancer survivors or those who care for them experience, and find hope in th