Facilities Art Program Manager, Boston Children's Hospital
Jessica Finch has been collaborating with architects, fabricators, artists, and project managers on creative projects within healthcare environments for 16 years as an artist, art consultant, designer, and manager. She has led the art program at Boston Childrenís Hospital since 2005. Under her leadership, the program grew to include museum partnerships, Artists-in-Residence, exhibition programs, publications, and has attracted additional staff and funding. As the Facilities Planning & Design Art Program Manager, Jessica leads patient experience initiatives including; greenspace committees, donor recognition, environmental graphics, and art planning. The hospitalís art collection includes many site-specific, digital, interactive, kinetic, sound, and light-based artworks. In work and life, Jessica is passionate about art and design that brings more joy to peopleís daily routines.
SPEAKER: Arts in Health: Design