Essays about: "My town city"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 45 essays containing the words My town city.

  1. 1. A Seamless City : female textile workers in the urban fabric of Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Sara Saleh; [2022]
    Keywords : textile industry; autoethnography; industrial landscape; Malmö strumpfabrik AB; Marabou; recreation; factory workers; architecture; urban planning; site analysis; urban history; Malmö; Sundbyberg; landscape architecture; industrial development;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how the historical presence of female textile industry workers can be envisaged in the urban landscape of Malmö. With the background of Malmö’s urban history and transformation from an industrial town to a “City of Knowledge”, and an autoethnographic method based on a framework of Critical Normativity, two case studies are performed. READ MORE


    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Sherin Roth; [2021]
    Keywords : Stockholm; Fisksätra; Floating structures; Building on water; City planning; Floating houses; city district;

    Abstract : This project investigates the possibilities of building on water as a way to add valuable land to dense cities. By utilizing floating structures, I have made a proposal for a new city district on the water outside of Fisksätra, a suburb located 30 minutes east of Stockholm. READ MORE

  3. 3. Invisible Border: Investigating the Two Sides of Zanzibar City

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

    Author : Tove Hellerström; [2021]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Architecture is always intrinsically tied to place. Regardless of how architects choose to interact with and study it, the context our buildings are meant to inhabit is an important piece of the puzzle. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Future of Historical and Cultural Area

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Minye Zhang; [2020]
    Keywords : Urban Acupuncture;

    Abstract : In the rapid development of urbanization, there are some people have been forgotten. They have to make a compromise to such urbanization. While witnessing their cities becoming better and better, some of the local residents are forced to move to the suburbs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Door, Passage, Courtyard: Shifting Perspective in Gamla Stan

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Anton Tonchev; [2020]
    Keywords : gamla stan; speculation; urbanism; removal; network; public access; elements; interconnected; accessible; alternative; door; passage; courtyard;

    Abstract : A historical study of the urban texture of Gamla Stan shows how public space has been appropriated for private needs. Streets were built over, closed off or turned into private courtyards, some of which have started to disappear, being completely internalized. READ MORE