Essays about: "building of archive"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words building of archive.

  1. 1. Childifying : a child-centered socio-spatial integration approach

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

    Author : Eyrún Pétursdóttir; [2021]
    Keywords : Childifying; socio-spatial fragmentation; child-centered spatial approach; partisipation; urban open space transformation; community; traveling transect; mobility; connection;

    Abstract : In the last decades, socio-spatial fragmentation has become a growing problem in the urban environment. This thesis aims to offer knowledge on how a child-centered spatial approach, termed Childifying, can help overcome socio-spatial fragmentation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Danvikens Hospital - A speculative investigation

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Ellen Lindskog; [2021]
    Keywords : Danviken; Stockholm; hospital; transformation; textile;

    Abstract : This thesis project is an investigation of time and endurance. Temporality and change. It is an intuitive journey through the past. By collecting, redrawing and speculating I have explored the past and present of a site and a building. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mobilising the Lebanese Diaspora in Times of Political Turmoil at “Home” : Investigating online engagement practices and the roles of the alternative online medium Thawra Chronicles in the context of the Lebanese Revolution 2019

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Victoria Becker; [2021]
    Keywords : digital diaspora; Lebanese diaspora; digital activism; awareness activism; alternative media; Lebanese Revolution 2019; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research focuses on the contemporary case study of the Thawra Chronicles, founded by three London-based members of the Lebanese diaspora in the wake of the Lebanese Revolution in early October 2019 to support the social movement from afar, targeting non-Lebanese individuals as well as Lebanese within and beyond its borders. Thawra Chronicles is a multifaceted, independent alternative online outlet aiming at commemorating the revolution, by providing information, curating art as well as serving as a space of participation through the upload of user-generated content and pledges. READ MORE

  4. 4. Public domesticity in Turin

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Marco Nicastro; [2020]
    Keywords : Turin; public building; renovation; urban; library; archive;

    Abstract : Starting from an analysis of the character of the city of Turin (Italy), the project intervenes in the historical urban context with ta proposal for a multimedia library and archive space in a plot left vacant after WW2 bombings. The project includes the reuse of an existing building, formerly a theatre but currently in a state of ruin after the war destructions, as well as the creation of a new wing and public spaces. READ MORE

  5. 5. Building Perceptions - Images in the practice of architecture

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Dan Lindau; [2020]
    Keywords : Sune Jonsson; photography; photo; images; render; Västerbotten; Nyåker; Djupsjönäs; camera; vernacular; representation;

    Abstract : Working with images as a primary tool for analysis and design, the thesis explores how a photographic archive can help create contemporary architecture that relates and builds upon precedence. The work of Swedish documentary photographer and writer Sune Jonsson (1930-2009) has been a corner stone in this project. READ MORE