What is biophilia anyway? It’s the inherent connection we humans have with life and living systems. Biophilic design, on the other hand, is the art of bringing nature back into our constructed environments.
Why does biophilia matter in our environment?
Well, the statistics are pretty compelling. Employees working in office spaces that incorporate natural elements tend to experience a 12% boost in productivity, a 15% higher sense of well-being, a 15% increase in creativity, and a significant 30% reduction in fatigue.
It’s clear that quality workspace design can lead to a less stressful and more productive environment.
So, how can we reintroduce biophilia into our workspaces?
Consider adding lush greenery, living walls, and more natural light to your workplace. Incorporating organic features can further enhance the connection with nature.
Let’s strive to bring the outdoors inside and unlock the numerous benefits of biophilic design!