Search for dissertations about: "interior design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 83 swedish dissertations containing the words interior design.

  1. 1. Effects of Art and Design on Orientation in Healthcare Architecture : A study of wayfinding and wayshowing in a Swedish hospital setting

    University dissertation from Architecture and built environment, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University, Lund

    Author : Muna Ibrahim; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2019-04-01]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; health-care architecture; hospital design; interior design; public art; wayfinding; orientation; affordance; familiarity; wayshowing; heterogeneity; temporality;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the role of interior design elements, especially artwork, in way-searchers’ wayfinding and orientation in hospital environments. The thesis considers the way-searcher’s background and the impact of cultural belonging, occupation, memories, aesthetic preferences, and language, and the influence that such factors might have on the perception of the hospital environment and its guiding elements. READ MORE

  2. 2. Modalities of Place: On Polarisation and Exclusion in Concepts of Place and in Site-Specific Art

    University dissertation from Department of Architecture and Built Environment, Lund University

    Author : Gunnar Sandin; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; interior design; Architecture; Actants; Modalities; Place; Site-Specific Art; Arkitektur; inredningsarkitektur;

    Abstract : In this thesis the notion of place is studied by way of investigating the “non-place” which is excluded or opposed, whenever a place is defined. “Non-place” is used here as a meta-concept, covering various recurring types of opposition to “place,” and it therefore represents a profoundly incoherent spect-rum of realities and concepts. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Inquiry into the Re-Creative Workings of the Unheimliche in Interior Architecture

    University dissertation from Department of Architecture and Built Environment, Lund University

    Author : Karel Deckers; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; unheimliche; transitory; manifold experience; interior architecture; re-creative;

    Abstract : Often left unspecified in architectural discourse, the unheimliche (or the uncanny) emerges as a puzzling concept that operates in various disciplines throughout history and geography. The unheimliche concept continuously moves between disciplines, minds, periods and places. READ MORE

  4. 4. On Textile Farming Seeds as Material for Textile Design

    University dissertation from Högskolan i Borås

    Author : Svenja Keune; Högskolan i Borås.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

    Abstract : Presently, designing with living systems such as insects, fungi and bacteria has become an area of extended interest, proposing collaborative processes of designing and manufacturing - as a solution for symbiotic ways of living. On the scale of the interior, modern systems for interior gardening, combining both functional, e.g. READ MORE

  5. 5. Design-led organisations : A multiple-case study of the interplay between design and marketing

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ingela Lindahl; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Design; marketing; design-led;

    Abstract : The overall purpose of this thesis is to contribute to the knowledge base concerning the interplay between design and marketing. Based on the findings from the empirical studies, the aim of this thesis is to describe and analyze how marketing and design interplay in companies and the main reasons for such interplay. READ MORE