Art and Health: Studies Reveal That Art Is Good For The Mind And Body

Posted by on Jun 21, 2016 in Healthcare
Art and Health: Studies Reveal That Art Is Good For The Mind And Body

Humans have been creating art for a long time: the oldest work of art dates back at least 430,000 years (which is particularly old, considering the modern human evolved 200,000 years ago). So, if a capability and desire to create art existed prior to the evolution of the Homo sapien – the artist of the […]

3 Artists on the Healing Power of Art

3 Artists on the Healing Power of Art

Art Force recently completed a major installation at a local healthcare facility, highlighting the work of Alexander Tylevich, Michael Tonder, Adam Colangelo, as well as many others. The project featured a variety of artistic mediums, including numerous large-scale sculptures. Here at Art Force, we are strongly believers in evidence-based design, the healing power of art, […]

7 Things You Might Not Know about Evidence-Based Design

Posted by on Jan 28, 2016 in education, Evidence-based design, Healthcare
7 Things You Might Not Know about Evidence-Based Design

Evidence-Based Design… It has an “official” sounding ring, doesn’t it? And for good reason. In a nutshell, evidence-based design (EBD) relies on credible, quantitative and (sometimes) qualitative data to inform design decisions of physical spaces that measurably affect positive outcomes. These are generally associated with patient outcomes in healthcare settings. Yet EBD is making its […]