ICU Rooms Charité
HealthcareArchitecture ActivismResearch
HealthcareArchitecture ActivismResearch
Project typeHealing architecture, evidence-based design, Intensive care units, hospital, health care architecture, scientific research project
StatusConstruction completed; research ongoing
LocationBerlin, Germany
Time2011–2013

In their five-year “Parametric Dream Room” research program, GRAFT has revealed the huge potential for collaboration between doctors, designers and the healthcare industry in the design of beneficial medical environments. The two new ICU rooms focus on noise control, lighting conditions and new approaches to healthcare and represent a paradigm shift from abstract, technical considerations towards the design of positive human environments based on empirical data.

kinderdentist
Healthcare
Healthcare
Project typeHealthcare
StatusBuilt
LocationBerlin, Germany
Time2008–2015

The Mokabberi dental clinic, specializing in the treatment of children, redefines this experience in their branch office in Berlin’s Prenzlauer Berg district, offering young visitors an imaginative space with the qualities of an indoor playground.

Pantene Hair Spa
BrandingRetailHealthcare
BrandingRetailHealthcare
Project typeHealthcare, Retail
StatusBuilt
LocationTour Hamburg, Düsseldorf, Munich, Berlin, Germany
Time2011
Size90m²

The Pantene Hair Spa is a place of relaxation and contemplation inside the hectic bustle of the city.

KU 64 Berlin
HealthcareCommercial
HealthcareCommercial
Project typeHealthcare, Commercial
StatusBuilt
LocationBerlin, Germany
Time2005–2011

The aim of this project was to enable patients to forget about their fears and relax in ways they would typically experience in a spa, cafe, restaurant or hotel. Why not embellish the reality of a dental clinic with experiences of beauty, health and wellness?

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