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What Will Office Life Look Like Post-Pandemic?

What Will Office Life Look Like Post-Pandemic?

While remote workers are trying to figure out a workspace in their homes, companies are pondering the need for physical office space and how to keep workers healthy there. With new outbreaks coming in waves, the rate at which employees are returning to the office is...

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Ancestral Architecture Gets Biophilic Update

Ancestral Architecture Gets Biophilic Update

The architecture in Payyoli, Kerala is firmly rooted in the traditional Malabar style, but an architecture and design practice from Kozhikode is bringing it into the future. Thought Parallels, a practice consisting of designers Kikhil Mohan and Shabna Nikhil, have...

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It’s Human Nature

It’s Human Nature

When taking a more biophilic approach to interior design, there’s no need to overthink it. In a recent blog post for Neptune, a British lifestyle brand designing furniture, lighting and home décor, explains just how easy it is to get in touch with nature. Building off...

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News Outlet The Guardian Wins Biophilia Award

News Outlet The Guardian Wins Biophilia Award

UK news site the Guardian was awarded the Biophilia Award by the BBVA Foundation for their efforts and commitment to reporting about the environment. The foundation developed the award in 2019 and with the honor comes €100,000 (about $132,300 in US currency). The...

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Biophilic Interior Design for Wellness Benefits

Biophilic Interior Design for Wellness Benefits

How healthy is your home? Be honest. The Balanced Home and Balanced Life blog poses this question to readers, following it up by asking what makes a home healthy in the first place. In addition to being an architect, founder Kate Hamblet also specializes in wellness...

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The Best Plant Pots to Buy Now

The Best Plant Pots to Buy Now

As we continue to spend more time indoors either working, studying or simply sheltering-in-place, many of us are looking for ways to bring the outside world in. Noting the health benefits of bringing natural and organic elements into a room Archify, a website that...

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Elevating Nature: Milan’s Bosco Verticale

Elevating Nature: Milan’s Bosco Verticale

Milan’s Porta Nuova district is home to a literal “vertical forest.” Architect Stefano Boeri finished construction on the Bosco Verticale in 2014, complete with towers measuring 260-260 feet concrete balconies; all draped in the greenery of 800 trees and 5000 shrubs....

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David Trubridge’s Sustainable Collections

David Trubridge’s Sustainable Collections

New Zealand lighting designer David Trubridge has given two of his most loved collections a sustainable update. Trubridge, who’s style is lauded for its biophilic elements, has reissued the Cloud and Ebb collection of light fixtures using plywood material. The...

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