Essays about: "Arts and Architecture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 174 essays containing the words Arts and Architecture.

  1. 1. REVIVING THE FORGOTTEN PART OF MALMÖ

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

    Author : Mohammad al Hamwi; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable; urban; design; Kirseberg; Malmö; Malmö Ringen; Green strategy; Water management strategy; Bioswales; Water treatment; Water Cleaning system; Micro-Economy; Micro-Climate; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Starting from deep understanding of the area and the surroundings of the site, with having in mined what social groups live in Kirseberg and their social and economic status, the project aim to develop the area between the old city of Kirseberg and Malmö city focusing on improving the connections from and to the site and connect it to the surroundings areas, with emphasizing the feeling of the city continuation into the site and tackle the hinders that isolates it. The project focus on developing the edge between two areas (centrum and Kirseberg) and make it merge together to form an active urban area that help citizens to improve their social life and sense of belonging to the site in addition to improve the micro-economy of the residents since many of the tenant are low income families The project also works with green and blue strategy that connect it with the surroundings and to itself and improve the microclimate of the streets and public facilities by studying solar radiation, shadows and wind movement and try to make the best condition also for installing renewable energy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Inside/Outside the box

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

    Author : Arvid Hellström; [2018]
    Keywords : flexibility; modules; small interventions; citizen participitation; open ended; dividing public spaces; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : In an uncertain future, flexibility and ability to adapt are recognized as important factors in avoiding errors, but also discover new ways of handling urban problems. This thesis examines how standardized wooden modules can be used to modify, manipulate and reinvent public space. READ MORE

  3. 3. More Than A Helping Hand: Male Masturbatory Aids and the Construction of Heterosexual Masculinity

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Author : Abigail Phillips; [2018]
    Keywords : Heterosexual Masculinity; Masturbation; Heterosexual Desire; Intimacy; Sex Toy; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : In this paper, I explore the construction and articulation of heterosexual masculinity through male masturbatory aids, and how these aids manipulate and interact with heterosexual desires, pleasures and intimacies. The first chapter of this paper is given over to historically contextualising attitudes and perceptions of male masturbation and entwining this with a history of masculinity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Open The Gates: New Cairo City, Egypt

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

    Author : Asmaa Abdellahy; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable Urban Design; New Cairo City; Gated communities; Public spaces; Public areas; Mobility; Transition areas; Micro climate adaptation; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : This thesis project explores the relationship between social and spatial factors on many different levels: relation between two kinds of people living standards; buildings and the land; indoors and outdoors spaces; public and private. So coexistence, communication, and interaction are my keywords to translate all my ideas in a project. READ MORE

  5. 5. AI

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

    Author : Astrid von Heideken; [2018]
    Keywords : AI; Artificial Intelligence; Architecture; Future; Low Orbit; Space; Yuval Noah Harari; Max Tegmark; Human; Humans; Technology; Future Technology; AI Technology; Religion; Sacred; Temple; AI Temple; Life 3.0; Sapiens; Homo Deus; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : This thesis project named AI (Artificial Intelligence) begun from a curiosity about the history of mankind and the potential future which awaits us within the ever expanding realm of technology. The project is based the latest published work from Max Tegmark, Life 3. READ MORE