Essays about: "ruin"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 essays containing the word ruin.

  1. 1. Post-Traumatic Urbanism

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Dalia Diary; [2023]
    Keywords : Urban planning; City development; post-traumatic urbanism; ruin; rebuild;

    Abstract : Terrorism, conflict, and natural disasters. How can architecture respond to a world at odds with itself?On a daily basis we see tragic news about cities around the world that are undergoing trauma. READ MORE

  2. 2. Poggio Aquilone - Survey and Repurposing in a Medieval Italian Village

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Philip Reimers; [2023]
    Keywords : Italy; Repurposing; Transformation; Refurbishment; Renovation; Survey; Umbria; Ruin; Rural Tourism; Lidar; drone; scanning; photogrammetry;

    Abstract : The site of this diploma project is the small hilltop village of Poggio Aquilone. The village, situated in the region of Umbria in central Italy, lies roughly halfway between Rome and Florence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Unfinished Matters

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Kristina Jefremova; [2023]
    Keywords : ruin; castle; haga; reuse; protection; park; future;

    Abstract : Both today and in centuries past, it is a reality of building that not every project is destined for success. Financial issues or unrealistic timetables can complicate a building’s construction but, while usually the final result eventually meets the initial expectations, other times the worst-case scenario of a building being abandoned during construction becomes a ruin. READ MORE

  4. 4. Short-Format Video Consumption: Evaluation of Key Quality and UX Aspects for Generation Z

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen Vi3

    Author : Carl Lindholm; [2023]
    Keywords : short-format video; user experience; UX; video quality aspects; video pain points; korta videor; användarupplevelse; UX; videokvalitet; smärtpunkter;

    Abstract : Short-format videos are becoming increasingly prominent in today's digital landscape. The widespread availability of smartphones with high-quality cameras, together with fast Internet connections, has not only made it easier for users to interact with the digestible short-format content, but also transformed the way we consume, experience, and interact with content. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Stick vs. Rope. Gun vs. Strand." : The Monomyth and the Hero as Warrior in Kojima Productions' 2019 Video Game Death Stranding

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Beatrice Näsling; [2022]
    Keywords : Kojima Productions; Death Stranding; video game; Joseph Campbell; monomyth; hero s journey; violence; heroic archetypes.; Kojima Productions; Death Stranding; TV-spel; Joseph Campbell; monomyt; hjältens resa; våld; hjältearketyper;

    Abstract : Released in 2019, the video game Death Stranding follows the monomythic structure described by Joseph Campbell in his 1949 book The Hero with a Thousand Faces. The journey begins with the protagonist, Sam “Porter” Bridges, reluctantly accepting his calls to adventure, and, as he begins to move west, he receives supernatural aid from an increasing number of helpers he encounters along the way. READ MORE