Spiritual architecture thesis

Show full item record Abstract The purpose of this dissertation is twofold. Firstly, it investigated the issues inferred by the topic, as how spirituality influences architecture, and secondly, through a critical analysis of a literature review with suitable precedents and case studies, it has set guidelines for the design a meditation centre for spiritual practices in Durban. The importance of such a centre was established by analyzing the architectural qualities that contribute in making a spiritual environment as stated in the hypothesis. Problems regarding the topic were identified as being the lack of architectural character and identity of spirituality.

Spiritual architecture thesis

Moser, Alisha Historically family typologies in New Zealand consisted of men dominantly maintaining the financial responsibilities and women maintaining the domestic responsibilities. As society developed and underwent modernisation, How could Tokomaru Bay in the northern Gisborne region be given a second life by the adaptive reuse of the abandoned meat freezing works facility?

Industrialization in New Zealand can significantly How can a single piece of architecture be designed to encourage people to expend calories through physical activity on a daily basis and promote healthier eating, with the aim of shifting them away from Pearce, Jordan The climate is shifting and this shift brings with it a number of effects.

Perhaps the most devastating of these effects is sea level rise and its impact on low-lying island nations. One of these nations: Rashid, Maysum Though it is from the East that the sun rises, showing itself bold and bright without a veil, it burns and blazes with inward fire only when it escapes from the shackles of east and west Richardson, Lyn This research project is an investigation into the aesthetics and craft of traditional timber jointing techniques.

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It is an endeavour to grasp the essence of the timber joint and the craft by which it is produced and to Some design professionals are describing the ability they provide to generate How can architectural and infrastructural interventions in a rural village in the state of Punjab, India, be designed to assist economic growth, environmental sustainability and utilise local skills and Razak, Mohammad Iskandar Abd.

Magan, Jayshree There is a beauty to science, and a science to the beauty that is intrinsic in art. The exploration of art and science in architecture are intertwining studies in the pursuit of new inspiration and ideas.

When it comes to identifying Sikh temples, the perception of the majority assumes that Sikh temples are the same as Hindu temples and Islamic Mosques; Banerjee, Shubhendu Bobby The Temple provides a deep insight into the spiritual and social aspects of the Hindu religion.

With advancement in technology and communications, settlement patterns and Temple worship have undergone radical changes. Dykstra, Les This project has resulted from current concerns about global water usage and the increasing pollution of water environments. The research focuses on the relationship of water and architecture.

Moginie, Amelia The backcountry mountain hut is part of the fabric of New Zealand culture and history.

Peter Eisenman’s The Formal Basis of Modern Architecture: A Preface Xuan Luo (MDes '17) This thesis is a retrospective reading of Peter Eisenman’s doctoral Thesis. Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu’s. Architecture Masters Theses Collection. Follow. Jump to: Theses from PDF. Bangladeshi Cultural Center: for the Bangladeshi Population Living in New York City, Sabrina Afrin, Architecture. PDF. THE ENHANCEMENT OF LEARNING THROUGH THE DESIGN PROCCESS: A SPACE FOR SPIRITUAL GATHERING & CULTURAL LEARNING, Nabila Iqbal.

These huts portray a beacon of shelter, a point to strive towards, a goal to reach - a new space, and to most, a personal challenge and It is a space of dissection, observation and representation to establish new relationships Warne, Joshua This thesis explores the challenges faced by architects when designing medium density housing in the Auckland region.

It investigates the impact of urban intensification on architecture and the counter-effect of architecture Horvath, Nina There is a general acknowledgement of the lack of spiritual and emotional richness in contemporary architecture.

This thesis attempts to address the issue of normalised and emotionless architecture, through the design of Using the power of architecture to develop a holistic, integrated youth-focused project; implementing sustainable strategies in order to provide an experimental physical and social environment to improve Wigglesworth, Ruth This proposal develops a design for a textile museum and gallery.

The design has been produced as a result of an indepth analysis of textile arts and the information that can be derived from their application in architecture. Wen, Rui The history of contemporary architecture in China begins in In the Economic Reform brought on another important phase in the development of China andThe thesis supervisor or committee chair is listed in parenthesis after each document title.

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Spiritual architecture thesis

The purpose of this dissertation is twofold. Firstly, it investigated the issues inferred by the topic, as how spirituality influences architecture, and secondly, through a critical analysis of a literature review with suitable precedents and case studies, it has set guidelines for the design a meditation centre for spiritual practices in Durban.

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Jul 12,  · All Possible Topics For Architectural Thesis. 63 replies Thu, 13/05/ - pm Rohit. Offline. Joined: 21/02/ Points: I know this sounds silly as the list may be never-ending. But I find many people looking for suggestions for their architectural thesis topics over the internet.

Architecture & enlightenment: An exploration of the experiential possibilities of the constituents of architecture  Horvath, Nina () There is a general acknowledgement of the lack of spiritual and emotional richness in contemporary architecture.

Spiritual architecture thesis

Sep 21,  · My thesis explores what makes theses spaces “spiritual”. It argues that there is no entity that makes a particular piece of architecture spiritual.

In fact, the architect or designer is the one whom controls the space. spiritual architecture. Student thesis: Master thesis. Linda-Yvonne Elvelund; 4.

term, Architecture, Master (Master Programme) Through the concept spiritual architecture the goal was to design a plus energy-apartment building where the apartments would promote spiritual living for the residents. The wish was that the apartments would not.

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