CNN published an article this morning about Hospital designs that are changing the way you’re cared for By Elizabeth Stamp. The 5 Key takeaways for me are: In designing & building healthcare facilities, “How do you attract and retain your community and your patients? How do you attract and retain doctors and nurses?” – Pat Bosch,… Read More
When searching the natural landscape for healthcare appropriate images, my mindset isn’t looking for just any visually interesting composition. I believe it’s critical for me, and the art consultants and healthcare designers to put themselves in the place of the patient, family, visitors and staff. Empathy is one of the most valuable life skills, with… Read More
Most often in photography, the impact of an image is dominated by the lines, colors & forms of what is being photographed. Another technique that can be very effective is emphasizing what ISN’T in the image. The photograph above (which will be available in our upcoming June website update) illustrates this emphasis on negative space.… Read More
Dogwoods are some of the most popular images. It’s truly a charismatic tree, possibly because of the pure white bracts, or the fact that they are the harbinger of spring in full force. There’s something celebratory about seeing those white blossoms under the forest canopy. Here are some interesting facts about dogwood trees: – Originally… Read More
Flowing water and lush foliage are a great combination for healthcare. Both are proven to decrease stress and increase pleasant feelings. We found this gem while visiting family in Massachusets.