Biophilia by Any Other Name

Center of Hope

The Challenge:

As with any community project, the role of the architect here is much more than that of a designer.  Working within a $20 million budget while designing a state-of-the-art health center, our goal is to create a campus that will serve as a prototype for a new model for 21st century healthcare.


The Story:

No one really wants to go to the doctor or the dentist. So anything that makes this experience more calming is a good thing. That’s where biophilia comes into play.

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  • Client: Hill Community Health & Wellness Center
  • Size: 35,000 square feet
  • Location: Redding, California
  • Expected Completion: 2019