Listen to Sarah Joyce Roberts’ rendition of the 1998 hit “Angel” by Sarah McLachlan. I first heard this song in the movie sound tract from City of Angels and from then on this became one of my all time favorite songs. Like the original song, Sarah Joyce’s cover gives me chills. I feel … Continue reading Truly Angelic!
"We need to make every single thing accessible to every single person with a disability." -Stevie Wonder, Grammy's 2016
Jeff Hanson (born 30 September 1993) is a philanthropic artist from Overland Park, Kansas. Jeff is visually impaired from an optic nerve tumor (he nick-named CLOD) associated with a genetic condition called neurofibromatosis. The tumor caused severe vision loss in 2005, requiring chemotherapy and radiation. Despite his low vision, Jeff sees well enough to continue … Continue reading ARTIST | PHILANTHROPIST | ENTREPRENEUR Jeff Hanson
On October 8, 2010, Cooper Union art student Emilie Gossiaux was hit by an 18-wheeler truck while riding her bike to a studio in New York City. She sustained a traumatic brain injury, multiple fractures to her skull, leg and pelvis, and her heart had stopped beating for nearly one minute. Doctors asked Emilie’s mother, … Continue reading An Artist: How Technology Helped Emilie Gossiaux Overcome Blindness to Rediscover Her Process