How colours affect birth, healing and dying

Artist Benno Zehnder came up with a unique colour concept for the newly renovated hospital in Schwyz, central Switzerland. His paintings, applied directly to the walls, appeal to both recovering patients and those facing the end. (Julie Hunt,

This content was published on July 9, 2012 - 11:00

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