Tag: accessible

Artsper Looks to the Future of Accessible Fine Art

Artsper is an online contemporary art marketplace that is committed to making fine art accessible. With original pieces starting at less than $100, this emerging platform has something for everyone. People tend to think of collecting art as an activity that comes with a steep cost, but Artsper enables its collectors to discover a variety of work regardless of budget and taste. With over ...

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Saint John painter makes ‘accessible’ art for Zoom backgrounds

The child-and-pet-filled environment of the work-from-home New Brunswicker isn't always appropriate for a corporate meeting with the boss. To fix that, some people use stock photos of a garden in summer, a sandy European beach, or a stately oak-and-velvet library to set the scene.But one Saint John painter says, 'Why not make it more "you" and support local artists at the same time'. This month, Bonny Hill ...

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Yale New Haven Health’s mammography van makes state-of-the-art breast screening more accessible

Giovanna Truong Since 1987, Yale New Haven Health has dispatched mammography vans — vehicles that provide breast screening services — in local communities to address accessibility barriers to screening. This year, they have launched the van’s fourth model, which is the first in the country to offer three-dimensional mammography and ultrasound exams. When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit, the YNHHS canceled elective procedures and ...

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