Experienced

We will challenge you to think creatively about environmental strategy, development, and operations. Our intellectual rigor and depth of knowledge provide transformative solutions for our clients and the built environment.

About Terrapin

Passionate

Terrapin’s passion and diverse knowledge are focused in the following areas:

  • Environmental Strategies
  • Biophilic Design
  • Ecological Design “Phoebe”
  • Bioinspired Innovation

Our Services

Insightful

We push the boundaries of sustainable design practices by collaborating with leaders in diverse fields ranging from physiology to materials science. We make this pioneering research freely available to promote innovation in the built environment.

Our Publications

News

Find the latest thoughts and updates from the Terrapin team in the blog.

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BEST for NYC Honoree 2015

Terrapin Recognized as 2015 Best for NYC Honoree

We’re proud to share that Terrapin was recognized by the City of New York as an Honoree in the 2015 Best for NYC Campaign in the Workers category in Manhattan! The campaign inspires NYC businesses to improve jobs, strengthen communities, and preserve the environment. It is a citywide movement of people using business as a force […]

AIA Convention

Recap: Terrapin at AIA Convention 2016

This year’s annual AIA Convention in Philadelphia featured panels with both Bill Browning and Chris Garvin, who shared insights on global sustainable building trends and evidence-based design.

Recap: Biophilic Design at Living Future 2016 unConference

This year, biophilic design was a large theme at the International Living Future Institute’s Living Future unConference in Seattle, WA. The conference featured the first ever Biophilic Design Summit and Catie Ryan spoke in the session “Biophilic Design: Achieving Broad Adoption.”