Biophilic qualities of historical architecture : In quest of the timeless terminologies of ‘ life ’ in architectural expression

@inproceedings{Ramzy2016BiophilicQO,
  title={Biophilic qualities of historical architecture : In quest of the timeless terminologies of ‘ life ’ in architectural expression},
  author={Nelly Shafik Ramzy},
  year={2016}
}
  • Nelly Shafik Ramzy
  • Published 2016
Empirical evidences in the last three decades confirmed that designs that connect humans to natural contents and landscape configurations, help to enhance humans’ overall sense of wellbeing, with positive and therapeutic consequences on physiology. Findings in the field of environmental psychology showed also that these features have positive effects on human productivity and can reduce stress. Opportunities for contact with these elements are, however, increasingly reduced in modern urban life… CONTINUE READING

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