Creating Buildings that Heal

MASS Design Group: architecture with purpose

Feb 4, 2013

Butaro Hospital Rwanda. Image from MASS Design Facebook page

MASS Design Group is not your standard design company, but rather an award winning nonprofit that melds architecture with purpose. From hospitals to schools, the innovative design group works with a mix of designers, researchers and local health experts to effectively understand and meet the needs of each community. The group works worldwide and employs and trains community members, uses locally sourced materials and makes it a point to integrate local topography into building design. By leveraging architecture to improve health and form stronger communities, MASS Design Group truly creates buildings that heal. [Source: MASS Design Group]

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