biophilic

biophilic

Referring to biophilia, see there.
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WELL incorporates the effect of office building design and construction, as well as interior design, materials and fixtures, along with biophilic elements and location and access to amenities, such as public transport.
We plan to incorporate Hydroponics, and are contemplating Aquaponics," Ponte shared, in addition to the Team looking at incorporating Multi-level Urban Farming, Indoor Farmed Living Walls as part of the Facility's Biophilic Spaces, Personalized Performance Menus, and a Membership- and Reservations- based and Special Events Venue at the higher levels of the Complex.
Expected to house more than 140 units, the development also aims to be the first biophilic senior living complex in the city, meaning it will incorporate elements that will connect residents with the natural world, such as interior walls with living foliage on them and rooftop gardens.
A popular trend in recent years has been bringing nature and aspects of biophilic design into the office.
Biophilic design is increasingly being considered, with green or living walls, or by providing occupants with access to external garden areas, either within the development or at rooftop levels.
Hotels should look to the many benefits of biophilic design to enhance their brand and their guests overall experience by tapping into the wellness and wellbeing properties associated with this design trend," she said
The emergence of biophilic design has played a huge part in introducing green areas into offices, adding to the growing importance of health and wellbeing which became really topical last year.
To call this a trend is not completely accurate, as biophilic design is a philosophy founded upon our innate connection with nature and natural elements.
A trend identified as biophilic design has emerged from technology changes, a focus on the human factor, and environmental and energy awareness.
It addressed beauty, people's happiness and health, how to design a building with positive energy; not just designing a building that is 'architecturally and mathematically accurate'," last month, becoming the world's first biophilic designer.
EARLIER this year, BRE launched The Biophilic Office project - an office refurbishment project that will provide evidence biophilic design will be beneficial to the health, wellbeing and productivity of office workers.