Search for dissertations about: "Arkitektur"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1159 swedish dissertations containing the word Arkitektur.

  1. 1. Architectural Flirtations A Love Storey

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Arkitektur- och designcentrum

    Author : Brady Burroughs; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; architectural flirtations; architectural pedagogy; queer feminist theory; architectural critique; Camp; design practice research; performativity; experimental writing practices; critical fiction; critical architectural theory; Aldo Rossi; ‘significant otherness’; Architecture; Arkitektur;

    Abstract : Formulated as a feminist project, written as a pulp fiction, Architectural Flirtations: A Love Storey begins with our claim that the architectural discipline is centered around a culture of critique, which is based in what bell hooks calls “a system of imperialist, white supremacist, heterosexist, capitalist, patriarchy,” and that the values instilled by this culture not only begin with, but are reinforced and reproduced by, the education of young architects.Sounds serious. READ MORE

  2. 2. Projecting Urban Natures Investigating integrative approaches to urban development and nature conservation

    University dissertation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Hanna Erixon Aalto; KTH.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; research through design; interdisciplinary; transdisciplinary; resilience; legibility; landscape urbanism; ecological urbanism; Stockholm; Green Wedges; projective narratives; comprehensive narratives; prototyping; ecosystem services; urban nature conservation; Architecture; Arkitektur;

    Abstract : Projecting Urban Natures is a compilation thesis in critical studies in architecture. It comprises three journal articles and four design proposals in which I have taken an active part. READ MORE

  3. 3. Interruption Writing a Dissident Architecture

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Sepideh Karami; KTH.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Writing architecture; Dissidence; performative writing; experimental writing; artistic research; critical fiction; minor politics; dissident architecture; Interruption; performativity; fragility; pause; cut; fold; Architecture; Arkitektur;

    Abstract : Interruption: Writing a Dissident Architecture makes a contribution to the fields of writing architecture and dissident architecture. Concerned with developing an ethos of criticality from within, it presents a series of performative writing experiments that are situated in politically charged architectural sites, from public spaces, to institutions, to domestic spaces. READ MORE

  4. 4. Architectures of the Unbuilt Environment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Helen Runting; KTH.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; The Unbuilt Environment; Withdrawal Symptoms; Pastel Cells; Container Technologies; Instant Archives; A Facilitative Environment; The Fog; The Promise of a Lack; The State of Things; The Liquid Seam; In Aggregate; Ghosts in Shells; Images of Desire.; Architecture; Arkitektur;

    Abstract : This doctoral thesis offers a critical theorization of architecture’s shifting orientations towards the lives that it inevitably shapes and molds. The fourteen essays that comprise this thesis address a range of seemingly superficial transformations in architecture’s disciplinary landscape, which occur in Sweden in the second decade of the twenty-first century. READ MORE

  5. 5. Performance in the Swedish Building Code An Inquiry into the Consequences for Architectural Design of the Formulation and Assessment of Performance Requirements

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Marja Lundgren; KTH.; [2019]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Architecture; architectural technology; performance-based regulation; performance requirement; energy performance; daylight metrics; tectonics; architectural representation; repertoire; context-dependent knowledge; Arkitektur; funktionskrav; energiprestanda; dagsljusfaktor; tektonik; repertoar; arkitekturteknik; Architecture; Arkitektur;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates performance-based regulation in Sweden and its consequences for architectural design. In the last 50 years, there has been a transition from prescriptive to performance-based regulation, propelled by the drive to further innovation, productivity and competitiveness by expressing the functions expected of the buildings as performances. READ MORE