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Further Reading


Kellert, S.R., Heerwagen, J., & Mador, M. (2008). Biophilic Design: The Theory, Science and Practice of Bringing Buildings to Life. Hoboken, New Jersey: Wiley
Sturgeon, A. (2017). Creating Biophilic Buildings. Seattle, Washington: International Living Future Institute
Wilson, E.O. (1984). Biophilia. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press
Wilson, E.O., & Kellert, S.R. (1993). The Biophilia Hypothesis.Washington, DC: Island Press


Browning, W.D., Ryan, C.O., Clancy, J.O. (2014). 14 Patterns of Biophilic Design. New York: Terrapin Bright Green, LLC.
Heath, O. (2019) Creating Positive Spaces By Designing for Community.
Kellert, S. and Calabrese, E. (2015). The Practice of Biophilic Design.
Martin, R., & Choi, S. (2018). Biophilic design: an introduction for designers. Environment Design Guide, 1–15.
Terrapin Bright Green (2012). The Economics of Biophilia: Why Designing with Nature in my Mind makes Financial Sense.

Feature Image: Biophilic Inspired flooring from the Oceania Collection by GH Commercial