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Mark Petrick

Artist & Photographer in Santa Fe

Biophilic Engagement

PRESENTED ON OCT 18, 2013
IN FAIRFIELD @ VOL 2

Humans unconsciously seek connection with the natural world. Viewing nature has many benefits. Mark Petrick will explain them as well as the different ways designers use the concept of biophilic engagement in their work today.

"Presentation of the Day" on December 9, 2013.

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