Li, Yangzao (2022-07). The Power of Nature. Master's Thesis. Thesis uri icon


  • The project name is THE POWER OF NATURE. The topic of the project is an Outpatient Care Center located in a sanatorium resort, which focuses on providing concierge medicine for VIP clients all over the world through Salutogenesis and biophilic design. Biophilic design is not a new concept and has been applied in many healthcare projects, but this project explored how to apply biophilic design strategies to reach medical concept Salutogenesis. The form and space of the whole project are designed to better meet the physiological and psychological comfort of patients and medical staff. Two areas of concentrated focus were outdoor courtyards (healing gardens) design and the sight communication in indoor space.

publication date

  • July 2022