Essays about: "knitting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the word knitting.

  1. 1. Object Poetry : Shaping Through Knit

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Jóna Berglind Stefánsdóttir; [2018]
    Keywords : Textile Design; Knitting; Shaping; Objects; Material; Sculpting; Simplicity; Colours; Interaction;

    Abstract : Textile design has long been known for its craft related and traditional ways of working. Different designers and artist have found a way of approaching the field from an unconventional perspective. The aim of this project is to demonstrate an alternative way of approaching the field by applying traditional methods to unconventional materials. READ MORE

  2. 2. Stadsplanering utifrån medborgarnas röster

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

    Author : Maja Olofsson; [2017]
    Keywords : medborgarmedverkan; medborgarinitiativ; medborgardialog; delaktighet; park fiction; Rosens röda matta; ungdomsgård Vesterbro; kolonilott Sankt Knut;

    Abstract : Det är planerare och politiker som påverkar hur det offentliga rummet ska gestaltas. Samtidigt verkar stadens invånare ha ett intresse av att påverka sin närmiljö genom egna initiativ. Platser som står oanvända fylls av guerilla-odlingar, skateramper, tillfälliga boplatser, urban knitting och graffiti. READ MORE

  3. 3. Interweaving landscapes

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

    Author : Linn Runeson; [2017]
    Keywords : architecture; landscapearchitecture; urbanism; art; textile; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Placing focus on the culture of textiles, this project intends to develop a deeper understanding of the relationship between textiles and landscape through the use of textiles as a poetic/ artistic tool in a design process. Specifically placing focus on Sweden as a site of exploration, it works from a regional to microscopic scale, examining techniques of textile production - weaving, non-weaving, braiding, and knitting - the project strives to reveal textiles and landscape as an underplayed common thread to contemporary life. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tactile constructions : Building with textile, sensual mathematics

    University essay from Konstfack/Inredningsarkitektur & Möbeldesign

    Author : Ingrid Persson; [2017]
    Keywords : Interior Architecture Textile Knitting Weaving Architextile; Inredningsarkitektur Arkitektur textil väv stickat;

    Abstract : In my thesis work I choose to define textile as a way of constructing, before seeing it as a material. I have explored the possibilities of building with the tension that is formed between the threads in weaving and knitting. READ MORE

  5. 5. Knitting a Way to Sustainability : an analysis of the slow fashion principles’ implementation in Lithuanian slow fashion design and production

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ieva Zilinskaite; [2017]
    Keywords : Lithuania; slow fashion production; Slow fashion; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Many scholars agree that current fast fashion system is highly unsustainable and causes many environmental and social challenges worldwide. Given this, the main aim of this thesis is to explore the concept of slow fashion and understand its potential benefits, contributing to sustainability within the current fashion system. READ MORE