July 28, 2013
When UWM acquired the neighboring Columbia Hospital complex, there was excitement at the prospect of additional space. But there also were challenges in making the facility, now known as the Northwest Quadrant, more inviting and user-friendly.
Brooklyn Henke (’13 MFA Painting) was commissioned to create a mural on a corridor wall that would both create a warm atmosphere and orient visitors. The result is a lush, green forest scene that includes plants and animals native to Wisconsin.