North Carolina Cancer Hospital

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Placemaking, Wayfinding

Comforting images of North Carolina welcome patients from all corners of the state to the North Carolina Cancer Hospital in Chapel Hill. The large scale photos, many by famous local photographer Hugh Morton, offer comfort and connection for patients entering foreign territory, both physically and emotionally. Digital prints are subsurface laminated to glass, providing cleanable, durable surfaces appropriate to a hospital environment. Friendly animals greet young patients in pediatric areas, reinforcing the healing environment promoted by this 315,000 square foot state-of-the-art hospital.