Cheery Atmosphere Helps Cancer Patient

Posted by on Aug 20, 2013 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Cheery Atmosphere Helps Cancer Patient

“One day all the stress of coping with cancer hit me at once.  I dropped onto the edge of my bed and felt my courage and energy desert me.  Then I lifted my eyes to the painting on my wall, the ones I had created in the painting group.  There was my courage, inspiration, strength, […]

Patient Room 2020 – The Hospital Room of the Future

Posted by on Aug 7, 2013 in Featured Artists and Inspirations

Good design may revolutionize healthcare industry, & improve outcomes Earlier this month, a team of architects and designers introduced “Patient Room 2020”. This product uses “smart design” to revolutionize healthcare the way it’s done for electronics and aircrafts. Background: In 2006, NXT Health received a Department of Defense grant to help produce “the hospital room of […]

Inspirations

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Inspirations

Inspirational Quotes: “Little as we know about the way in which we are affected by form, by color and light, we do know this: They have an actual physical effect.”  – Florence Nightingale No matter how busy we get, it is important to enjoy nature and to have rest and relaxation with good friends and […]

Art and the Healthcare Experience Measured Results

Posted by on Jul 15, 2013 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Art and the Healthcare Experience Measured Results

When caring artists and compassionate healthcare organizations join forces, the results cannot just be felt, they can be measured. The following charts portray information that was gathered from a study conducted at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center based in Atlantic County, NJ. Soon after the data was collected, the leadership at AtlantiCare decided to furnish a new seven-story […]

Artist Profile: Leanne Venier

Posted by on Jul 8, 2013 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Artist Profile: Leanne Venier

In this video, Color Expert and Artist Leanne Venier discusses the healing elements of color. Click here or the thumbnail below to watch the video.

Featured Artist: The Sky Factory – Illusions of Nature

Posted by on Jun 26, 2013 in Featured Artists and Inspirations
Featured Artist: The Sky Factory – Illusions of Nature

The Sky Factory, produces virtual skylights and windows. The combination of photography and digital cinema make a high quality illusion of nature. Formed in 2002, The Sky Factory is a company of 35 people in Fairfield, Iowa. Their business is to provide the highest quality Illusions of Nature.  The company has partners all over the […]

Steve Matson – The Healing Power of Moving Paintings

Posted by on Jun 13, 2013 in Featured Artists and Inspirations

Steve Matson’s Moving Paintings help to create incredible relaxing and soothing environments. Studies have shown that nature scenes and soothing sounds have a profound ability to calm the mind and reduce stress.  When patients are subjected to them prior to having a medical procedure done, most experience less pain thus requiring less pain medication. These […]