Paging Dr. Painter

WHO WOULD HAVE THOUGHT? Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Nitin Banwar, medical director of the Joint Center of the Finger Lakes at Geneva General Hospital, is also an accomplished self-taught artist.

DOCTOR’S JOB IS NEVER DONE Banwar recently wrapped up his first public art exhibition at The Arts & Cultural Council in Rochester. ARTISTIC EXPRESSION Total Knee I (left) is part of Mythologies and Cultures, Banwar’s collaboration with digital abstract artist A.J. Dungan.

The paintings combine digital photography and colorizing with industrial design and Banwar’s original art.

GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE The series features orthopedic implants used in hip and knee reconstructive surgery. Proceeds from the sale benefited the Finger Lakes Health Foundation.

IF YOU MISSED IT See more of Banwar’s work at ArtID.com/members/nitinbanwar.

JULY 2013               toderman@cmghealth.net