Guide: Local Art in Healthcare & Senior Living

Benefits, Budgeting Guidelines, and Tips for Your Next Project

When visiting a new or unfamiliar location, it’s common to look at our surroundings, hoping to find something that brings our minds at ease.

When faced with something unexpected, feelings of familiarity and comfort can help calm our nerves. Familiar artwork helps viewers feel more connected to their surroundings and helps to alleviate anxiety.

Local art and imagery that mirrors the region or represents the community can promote a more comfortable environment because recognizable and relatable imagery establishes a sense of belonging.

In This Guide:

  • The benefits of incorporating local art in both healthcare and senior living settings

  • Budgeting guidelines for procuring local art

  • Creative ways to incorporate local art on your next project

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