For today, there are no doctor's visits. No long afternoons with nothing to do. No struggles over bathing.
At the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., a group of older adults — some in wheelchairs, some with Alzheimer's — sit with their caregivers in a semicircle around a haunting portrait of a woman in white.
"Now, let your eyes wander all over the painting," Bradford says. "Take it all in. What do you think is going on?"