Francis (Frank) Murdock Pitts is the founding partner and president of architecture+. He has more than 30 years of experience in the planning and design of psychiatric healthcare facilities for special populations, long-term care, and secure institutions. He’s a leader of the AIA Academy of Architecture for Health and the American College of Healthcare Architects. He previously served on the FGI Guidelines for Design and Construction of Hospital and Health Care Facilities committee.
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EDAC Advocate Firm Project ∘
The goal of this project was to challenge the aesthetic typically associated with a forensic detention facility and support the client’s healing process by using color to enhance the environment and improve the staff work environment.
Lessons Learned ∘
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