As many of you know, I’ve been working for more than a year on a program that will allow long-term hospital patients to choose the art for their own hospital rooms. It’s a very long process to implement a new program for hospitals, and here is my progress so far.
The Healing Art Cart
The idea for this program came to me while reading a paper about Evidence-Based Art that was put out by the Center For Health Design. The idea is fairly simple: fill a cart full of artwork that has already been vetted to meet the standards of Evidence-Based Art, bring it around to patient rooms, and let people choose what they want on their walls.
For such a simple concept, it…
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