An Introduction to Biophilia and the 14 Patterns

Chances are, you enjoy a sunny spot at the windowsill, a crackling fire, a lush pocket garden, a richly patterned rug, or a cascading water fountain. These might seem like indulgences, elements you desire but find no justification for purchasing for your office, demanding in your child’s school or expecting in your hospital room. However, growing evidence from psychology and neuroscience would challenge your quick dismissal.

That's Catie Ryan's introduction into the benefits of biophilic design. She goes into the different patterns we can find in biophilic design.

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