Essays about: "church architecture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words church architecture.

  1. 1. SACRED ILLUMINATION: The connection between the built form and the history of the modern Swedish Church

    University essay from KTH/Ljusdesign

    Author : STYLIANI LEIVADIOTI; [2020]
    Keywords : sacred illumination; meaning of light; sacred spaces; light and built form; light and architecture;

    Abstract : The use of light has always been a vehicle of symbolic meaning and spiritual experience in religious spaces. Depending on culture and religion this use differs, but in any case, the connection between the built form, the architecture and the history makes the relationship with light a compelling issue that is worth exploring. READ MORE

  2. 2. I am Speaking into a Chapel

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Jakob Hördegård; [2020]
    Keywords : Alvin Lucier; Box; Chapel; Chromatic; Church; Field; Frequency; Megalithic Structures; Mosque; Natural Resonant Frequency; Ramkvilla; Ritual; Sequence; Småland; Soundscape; Synagogue; Temple; Tonal;

    Abstract : The project examines, in an experimental way, how differences in massing, aperture, and sectioning are affecting the natural resonant frequency of an architectural space. An investigation of boxes with these different qualities resulted in more than 200 minutes of sound material. READ MORE

  3. 3. Light Evoking Emotions: The Element of Surprise in theatre and photography conveyed through the medium of light.Parallels and applications in Architecture

    University essay from KTH/Ljusdesign

    Author : Olympia Koumaridou; [2019]
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    Abstract : The aim of this dissertation is to research the way light is used as a tool to reveal emotions, focusing on The Element of Surprise. Light is a powerful medium that could instantly change the perception of space in terms of mood and atmosphere that is created by it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Entering Sequence of Narrative Spaces

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Chenlu Wei; [2018]
    Keywords : teahouse; narrative; archetype; perception; sequence;

    Abstract : By designing a teahouse including archetypes of school, home and church, I try to investigate how architecture can work in the same way as the other artistic or literary forms, like painting and writing, to create atmosphere and express emotions. This thesis project consists of three questions: 1. Why space can evokes human's feeling? 2. READ MORE

  5. 5. Importance of teaching and practices of Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church in forest biodiversity conservation : implications for national conservation policy

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Abate Gobena; [2018]
    Keywords : forest conservation; church forests; teaching and practices; conservation policy;

    Abstract : In Ethiopia, natural forests and woodlands cover only 12.3 million hectares, of which the remaining closed natural forests are 4.12 million hectares or 3.37%. READ MORE