RxArt is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help children heal through the extraordinary power of visual art. RxArt commissions exceptional contemporary artists to transform sterile healthcare facilities into engaging and inspiring environments full of beauty, humor and comfort.
RxArt produces every project at no cost to the hospitals. Every artist is provided with an honorarium and the chance to transform the lives of children as they heal.
“When we were offered the wonderful opportunity to work with Lingua Franca, we wanted to choose a phrase that related to our projects. In 2018 we completed a great installation with @williamwegman at Hurley Hospital in Flint, Michigan. “Being Human” is the title of Wegman’s most recent book - and I can’t think of a better message for today"