Bridging the gap to help visual and performing artists share the 

healing power of their art with our community. 
We all need the arts in our lives!

Bringing peace, enjoyment and the understanding 
through artistic participation.

Art, Music, Dance, Theatre, Workshops, 9/11...NYC...The Days After...

Visual artists can exhibit  FREE ! 

Questions about showing or any questions in general:

contact James Indelicato [email protected]

Set up is 11 am – 7 PM

You don’t have to be a Staten Island resident to show your art!


WestFest   The 10th Westerleigh Music Folk Festival and Art fair 

When: Saturday, Sept. 16th from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm 

Where: in Westerleigh Park, Staten Island , N.Y.C. 10314

This fun time Free Family friendly Music, Art, Crafts & Children's Activities event .  With 17 music acts on 3 stages featuring Folk, Country, Bluegrass , Blues and Children's music. Also 35 handcrafters displaying their art and an exhibition by local artist. FREE pony rides from 12:00 to 2:00pm ! New for this year Irish Step Dance and children's puppet show . So bring a chair or blanket and enjoy a great day in the park. Westerleigh Park is located at the corner of Neal Dow & Maine Ave. Staten Island , NY


To get to Westerleigh Park from the Staten Island Ferry , take the S 66 Bus and get off at the corner of College and Jewett Ave. . Cross Jewett Ave and walk one block back to Maine Ave. , make a right turn and walk 3 short blocks to Westerleigh Park. Please inform people that Westerleigh is a beautiful and safe neighborhood to walk in. 

SAVE THE DATES!  Fundraiser and art reception.

Tuesday October 17th 5-8:30 P.M. 


Sunday October 22nd noon- 3 P.M.  

405 W. 50th St. just w of 9th Ave. 10019 

Tickets $125 

Each purchased ticket gives you credit of $125 towards the purchase of an original art work from our donated art collection! 

Or please just buy a ticket to support our programs. Tax deductible donation. 

Fundraiser for Art for Healing NYC int'l org. to continue our arts workshops and 911 NYC arts book multimedia events. free art consultation for artists and more. 

Contact Loren Ellis with any questions (212) 946-1160 or [email protected] 

You can mail a check payable to Art for Healing, to:

Art for Healing NYC Org.

2350 Broadway Suite 1140

New York NY 10024

or go to PayPal  Donation Button on top of this page. 

All donations are tax deductible. 

Please Give. 


Our online art auction,

super buys for great original art! 

Go to Bidding for Good

You can purchase original art at Super low prices, from our eclectic mixed media styles of artists around the world! Our art donations have been kindly donated from Artists’ estates, bank and insurance company collections, private collections, interior designers, and artists themselves.

You are always welcome to visit our Art for Healing NYC Int’l org Gallery based in Hell’s Kitchen 405 W. 50th St. just w. of 9th Ave. Downstairs by appointment.

Funds raised from the sale of our original art supports our many programs, 

including our ongoing 911 NYC arts peace and courage book multimedia events, visual and performing arts workshops, art installations in public spaces, free art consultation for artists and more. 

Art work above left: Central Park NYC.. paint on wood by the Late NYC artist Evelyn Metzger 

Sales of the art work supports our visual and performing arts workshops, 911 book events and readings, 
consultation to artists and more.   Below are just a few samples of the art works 
we have for sale that were kindly donated to AfH by estates,
 banks, and insurance companies, and artists themselves. Thank you all for your s

All Cash, trust and stock donations are tax deductible.

Just for visiting our Manhattan gallery or buy online! 

Coffee table arts book published by the 

Museum of Women Artists in Wash. DC. 

Brand new hard cover or soft cover book. 

Great Unique Gift too!

Click on the book or here to the left to see Metzger works.

(some works are still available)

Loren Ellis. artist and founder of AfH ( left ) and Uka Urshoy poet,architect and curator at AfH Gallery here. 
A short 5 min video of Art for Healing NYC Int'l org mission 
and some visual and performing arts projects over the years. 

Karlin Uretsky late NYC artist  

 Collection of 160ish  beautiful female nude large charcoal drawings on Italian Fabriano Paper  average sizes are 40 in x 26" (101.6 cm x66 cm)  mid 1970's thru early 1980's

Click here or on the image to go to the Urestsky portfolio. 

Please Contact: Loren Ellis 

artist and founder

[email protected] 

(212) 946-1160  

to visit the gallery to see the wonderful originals.


Ask about our bulk purchase prices. 

Go to  Bidding for Good 

                                        our multimedia online auciton

"Cleansing Pool" 

Kindly donated to Art for Healing NYC Org. 

80" x 48" mural size

framed composit photograph 

by Ofer Wolberger 

Go To Bidding for Good 

To make an offer, or to stop by the gallery to see the original,

Please contact: Loren Ellis 

artist and director

(212) 946-1160 

[email protected] 

80" x 48" mural size

Perfect for large corporate, yoga centers,  

medical offices and a living room.

Very calming mural 

The hand here shows the mural scale!

Become a one on one mentor just  ONE hour a week commitment makes a huge difference in a child's life. 


Mentoring New York Org. founded by Matilda Cuomo, the former first lady of New York. 

Please contact Loren Ellis for more information how to sign up. You don't have to be an artist , just a caring person. 

(212) 946-1160

[email protected] 

Please help our future generation realize themselves in a positive way! 

A small amount of time can go a huge way. 


Happy Birthday 

Art for Healing NYC Int'l org. ! 

May 3rd we were 17 years old ! 

We support Chashama Org.

and all the great things they do to help artists share their art with all. 

See you on June 8th! 

a unique artistic experience. 

We are seeking a location for this September

 for our annual 911 arts Book multimedia event. 

Please help us book our reading this September 2017


Please buy our 11 peace and courage book and donate to your school and public libraries to share. 

15 years after 2016 

911 NYC arts book reading

at the

Tribeca Synagogue

49 White St

Social Hall at 1pm-2:30 P.M. 2016

We will be starting SOON:  We NEED volunteers to start!

Guided Meditate with voice, nature sounds, music and art, in a super quiet NYC Gallery!

Meditation is a simple and practical way to clarity and peace in your life!

By adding just a few minutes of meditation to your daily routine, you will refresh, recharge and rejuvenate. It will change the way you feel inside and the way you relate to others.

Art for Healing NYC Int'l Org will be auctioning some art from our collection to support this great cause. also you can bid online at

Click here to register and learn more. 

Free to attend but please 

RSVP to [email protected]

(So we have enough refreshments! lol)

Loren Ellis, founder of Art for Healing NYC Int'l org is proud to be an advisory board member and our international amazing intern, Kasia Kozera  to be advisory board members of this important cause.  Please donate to support  The Mental Health Foundation.