CONTACT US

Should you have any questions regarding our offerings please do not hesitate to get in touch with us:

Michel Wolfstirn - michel@biomimicrynorway.com

Nicolas Buttin - nicolas@innovatewithnature.com

Or use the form on the right.

42 rue Sainte Croix de la Bretonnerie
75004 Paris
France

+33664134432

Innovate With Nature is a series of learning expeditions and workshops where participants learn from nature and get techniques to solve their challenge by taking inspiration from nature. Biomimicry, Design Thinking and the Circular Economy are all part of the tools and methodologies that we use.

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PAST WORK

CIRCULAR ECONOMY WORKSHOPS AT U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & INTERFACE N.Y.C.

WASHINGTON D.C. & NEW YORK CITY (USA)

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BIOMIMICRY DISCOVERY WORKSHOP AT TECHSHOP (STATION F)

PARIS (FRANCE)

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BIOMIMICRY & CIRCULAR ECONOMY LEARNING EXPEDITION

STORE MOSSE (SWEDEN)

 Moss forms most of this bog at Store Mosse national park

Moss forms most of this bog at Store Mosse national park

 The sundew, drosera (or meat eater), a local carnivorous plant captures insects with sticky tentacles.

The sundew, drosera (or meat eater), a local carnivorous plant captures insects with sticky tentacles.

 Dried peat: only one millimeter forms every year

Dried peat: only one millimeter forms every year

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 Ant mound

Ant mound

 Lotus effect on this leaf

Lotus effect on this leaf

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 Svartgölen lake is the natural habitat of many birds including cranes and the golden eagle

Svartgölen lake is the natural habitat of many birds including cranes and the golden eagle

 Traditional house with green roof used for isolation

Traditional house with green roof used for isolation

BIOMIMICRY DISCOVERY WORKSHOP

OSLO (NORWAY)

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BIOMIMICRY EXPEDITION IN A BIRD RESERVE

ARCACHON BAY (FRANCE)

 Banc d'Arguin nature reserve and the Pilat Dune (highest dune of Europe)

Banc d'Arguin nature reserve and the Pilat Dune (highest dune of Europe)

 Climbing up the dunes

Climbing up the dunes

 Exploring the Atlantic Coastal Sand Dunes habitat

Exploring the Atlantic Coastal Sand Dunes habitat

 Discovering marram grass with a naturalist from the  Landes de Gascogne Regional Natural Park

Discovering marram grass with a naturalist from the Landes de Gascogne Regional Natural Park

 Smart water collection and storage from marram grass

Smart water collection and storage from marram grass

 Arcachon Bay (low tide)

Arcachon Bay (low tide)

 Bird watching in the Teich bird reserve

Bird watching in the Teich bird reserve

 Stork in the Teich bird reserve

Stork in the Teich bird reserve

 Outdoor sketching

Outdoor sketching

 Deciphering the thistle structure for a design challenge

Deciphering the thistle structure for a design challenge

 Kayaking and canoeing in the L'Eyre river (also called Little Amazon)

Kayaking and canoeing in the L'Eyre river (also called Little Amazon)

 View and balcony from our bedrooms

View and balcony from our bedrooms

 Bird watching with an ornithologist for the Teich bird reserve

Bird watching with an ornithologist for the Teich bird reserve

 Teich bird reserve ecosystem in the Arcachon Bay

Teich bird reserve ecosystem in the Arcachon Bay

 Bird watching from an observatory

Bird watching from an observatory

 Circular economy workshop with Circulab

Circular economy workshop with Circulab

 Outdoor biomimicry design challenge

Outdoor biomimicry design challenge

 Blindfold walk

Blindfold walk

BIOMIMICRY & CIRCULAR ECONOMY LEARNING EXPEDITION

CÔTE D’AZUR (FRANCE) 

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BIOMIMICRY & CIRCULAR ECONOMY WORKSHOPS AT CENTRALE ENGINEERING SCHOOL

SACLAY (FRANCE)

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DESIGN SPRINT WITH ENSAD DESIGN SCHOOL IN PARTNERSHIP WITH NESPRESSO

LITTLE MOUNTAIN OF JURA (FRANCE)

 Camp base in a small village in Jura

Camp base in a small village in Jura

 Getting lost into the woods

Getting lost into the woods

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 Forest walk and sketching

Forest walk and sketching

 Wasp nest on the back of a leaf

Wasp nest on the back of a leaf

 Sketching the mountain ecosystem

Sketching the mountain ecosystem

 Our ecological camp base for the workshop (old farm converted into a group lodging)

Our ecological camp base for the workshop (old farm converted into a group lodging)

 Forest sketching

Forest sketching

 Design exercise around sketching

Design exercise around sketching

 Autumn colors

Autumn colors

 Chasing insects

Chasing insects

 Visit of a local sustainable dairy farm (milk use to make local cheese)

Visit of a local sustainable dairy farm (milk use to make local cheese)

 Visit of the local Comté cheese caves

Visit of the local Comté cheese caves

 Comté cheese cave

Comté cheese cave

 Comté cheese

Comté cheese

 Collaborating with a local sustainable wood factory

Collaborating with a local sustainable wood factory

 Wood drying

Wood drying

 Scrap wood

Scrap wood

 Some products at the local sustainable wood factory

Some products at the local sustainable wood factory

 

BIOMIMICRY WORKSHOP FOR INTERFACE AND WWF AT FONDATION GOOD PLANET

BOIS DE BOULOGNE, PARIS (FRANCE)

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BIOMIMICRY & CIRCULAR ECONOMY WORKSHOPS

HARARE (ZIMBABWE)

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