Biophilic Design with Windows and Doors

Thursday, May 12, 2022 | 3pm EDT

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Description: 

Windows and doors are the gateways to bring nature into the home with light, views, ventilation, access to nature and more.  This session will demonstrate how applying the goals of biophilic design to windows and doors will help you cultivate well-being within the build environment for your residential clients and their families. 

This free live course is brought to you through a partnership with Marvin. By registering for this course, you grant AIA permission to share your name and email address with Marvin.

Learning objectives

  • Explore the importance of light, views, color, access to nature and ventilation to improve the health and well-being of building occupants.
  • Integrate principles of biophilia in window and door applications within residential architectural design.
  • Reference the science that supports well-being and Biophilic Design.
  • Apply lessons learned from residential case studies where principles of biophilia and well-being are used. 
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1.00 LU
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Instructors

  • Alex Mackenzie

    Architectural Project Manager  |   Marvin Windows and Doors

    Alex MacKenzie has more than 15 years of experience in the fenestration industry following his...