29 Oct '14, 7am

EFFEKT’s House-Shaped Cancer Counseling Center Challenges Norms in Healthcare Architecture: Read

designed Livsrum, a cancer-counseling center that serves as a warmer and more welcoming alternative to the sterile and forbidding hospital environment. Located in Næstved, Denmark, the competition-winning design for Livsrum comprises a cluster of seven house-shaped buildings, each with its own specific program and topped by a different gabled roof profile. The interconnected houses are organized around a pair of courtyards that form the heart of the structure.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/effekts-house-shaped-cancer-counseli...

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