Speak to Me…About Healthcare!

presents his sixth solo exhibition about healthcare since 2006, "Speak to Me...About Healthcare!" - opening at the Paul Kolker collection in Chelsea New York on February 27, 2014. Paintings and video infinity light sculptures provide the historical narrative for more than a century of US federal governmental healthcare reform as transformed by the artist, who is also a physician, lawyer and, at one time, director of a healthcare insurance company.

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Gesundheit Reimagined!

The show's title is derived from our "gesundheit" response to hearing a nearby person's sneeze; a proclamation of our wishes for his good health. Kolker curates this exhibition, using his works as a projective psychological experiment, to test the viewer's perception of imagery, cognition and understanding generated from the viewer's reading Kolker's text painted over an abstract or figural painting; or in viewing figural paintings without text...portraying our governmental health care leaders, legislators and justices, which we also perceive visually, but as Kolker's aesthetic, yet graphic and painterly sign language.

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The Dot is In!…Reflections on Roberts Rules

Paul Kolker presents "The Dot is In!...Reflections on Roberts Rules," an exhibition about the past hundred years in the development of American healthcare as influenced by the political process and most recently by the judiciary through a metaphorically ethereal, yet heroic, decision by Chief Justice Roberts.

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The Art Of Medicine

“The Art of Medicine: Empirical, Intuitive or Both?” is now on exhibit through 2012 at the School of Medicine, located at 500 Hofstra University on the north side of campus. The exhibition was produced by Studio601 with its staff artists Jeff Kessel, Vanessa Juriga, Becca Baldwin and Executive Director John Steele, who also curated the show. The 58 works were selected from the artist’s vast collection of paintings and light sculptures because of their relationship to the world of medicine and healthcare. »The Art of Medicine Hofstra...

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The Art of Medicine: Empirical, Intuitive or Both?

[July 1, 2011] A medical school may seem like an unlikely location for an art exhibit, but to artist Dr. Paul Kolker, a cardiothoracic surgeon and Hofstra Law School graduate, the Hofstra North Shore- LIJ School of Medicine provides the ideal setting. The educational environment at the School of Medicine meshes perfectly with Dr. Kolker’s intention–creating the idea of how art and medicine are intrinsically linked. “The Art of Medicine: Empirical, Intuitive or Both?” is now on exhibit through 2012 at the School of Medicine, located at 500 Hofstra University on the north...

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