Essays about: "Arts and Architecture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 119 essays containing the words Arts and Architecture.

  1. 1. Today’s Home Office - an Answer to the Needs of the Contemporary Home Worker

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Caroline Johansson; [2017]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Today, an increasing number of people work from home; people value arelaxed and individual work style where flexibility and mobility are of greatimportance. A home office generates several new requirements of a workplace as conflicts often occur between aesthetical and functional qualities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Loop - intimacy, one touch away

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Juliana Filippis; [2016]
    Keywords : interaction; tactile; design; touch; health; proximity; psychological; benefits; depression; anxiety; wristband; product; Medicine and Health Sciences; Biology and Life Sciences; Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Tactile interaction plays an important role in human relationships, alleviating anxiety, stress and depression, through the release of endorphin and other physical functions. In several societies touch between people is either seen as a taboo or decreasing in behalf of the heavy use of technology. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cloudscaping

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Aksel Widoff; [2016]
    Keywords : rain; clouds; architecture; almeria; drought; greenhouse; irrigation; sky; platform; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : In an ever changing world, nothing is changing more constantly and rapidly as theweather. It’s an integral part of human existence, with enormous implications forour possibility to survive. However, nothing has been as out of reach for humans toalter as the weather, but in the last century this has changed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Activating the rift

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Ellen Carlquist; [2016]
    Keywords : Historical; Industry; Densifying; Green values; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : WhatThe site are soon to be confronting large changes when re-opening a train station as a part of a circle line in Malmö. Today the site forms a rift through the city. The barrier effect by this rift is amplified by the five meter elevated train tracks passing through the site. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Dark Playground

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Katarina Hornwall; [2016]
    Keywords : internet; dataCollection; society; surveillance; privacy; board game; education; Technology and Engineering; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Based on readings, news and experiments this project is a creative exploration of data collection in the age of Internet. The disclosure of government online surveillance programs in 2013 raised questions about the power of data collection by governments and companies. READ MORE