Life Becomes Art: Cancer Survivor Awarded Top Prize in 2010 Oncology On Canvas Art Competition

(INDIANAPOLIS, October 20, 2010) – Following her lung cancer diagnosis, a woman who had spent nearly 30 years in nursing felt as if her life had been “cut up, rearranged and become a different picture.” An amateur artist, Annette Zalewski, of Peoria, Ariz., sought to express her cancer journey on canvas by using a cut-up painting technique for the first time. Her mixed media entry, “Wild Water,” took first prize among the more than 600 submissions... Read More