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En Vogue: Designer Thomas Heatherwick on Green Trends

En Vogue: Designer Thomas Heatherwick on Green Trends

British designer Thomas Heatherwick has been looking into new, innovative ways people can enhance a space with plants and other biophilic elements. While plants have become a popular décor option for homes, they can also function well in offices and workspaces....

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Prayer Plant: A Simple Gift to Improve Wellness

Prayer Plant: A Simple Gift to Improve Wellness

Houseplants and gardening have grown in popularity over the last year due to humans seeking comfort through connections to nature. A 2019 Japanese study found that those with plants on their desks showed lower levels of anxiety and stress after four weeks. “Plants are...

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Transurban Takes Workplace Above the Clouds

Transurban Takes Workplace Above the Clouds

Transurban, an Australian road operator company, began transitioning their worksites from five locations throughout Brisbane to three locations. The company’s Brisbane location will depict “the overarching global character of the company – but through a distinctly...

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Green Décor Top Design Trend and Improves Wellness

Green Décor Top Design Trend and Improves Wellness

As we close in on a full year of the pandemic, we’re still looking at ways to make the most of it. Or rather, making the most of our spaces. Biophilic and green décor may be the leading trends for 2021, but they’ve also improved the wellness of many people. In a...

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3form Acrylic Panels Add Biophilic Touch To Any Space

3form Acrylic Panels Add Biophilic Touch To Any Space

The latest collection from acrylic manufacturer 3form lets you add a bit of biophilia to your space in an innovative way. The Artisan Collection consists of four translucent Varia panels: Bentuk, Savu, Tribe and Ladder. The tiles are handmade using “locally sourced...

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Interior Design Trends Pivot Toward Biophilia

Interior Design Trends Pivot Toward Biophilia

Being restricted to their homes has helped many people realize just how important their surroundings are. For those working remotely, it was a matter of finding a functional (and quiet) area to work. For others, it was a matter of using interior design trends to...

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CHI2021 Conference Offering Biodesign Webinar

CHI2021 Conference Offering Biodesign Webinar

The conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (HCI) will be holding a webinar as part of the upcoming ACM CHI conference in May 2021. The workshop, “Speculating on Biodesign in the Future Home,” is part of a series on the future of biodesign in the discipline....

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