Appropriating Nature Re-imagining the outdoor environment through experimentation My methods for this project were ever changing and therefore constantly reshaping my ideas. It started with a typical project plan but evolved into a discussion piece. Touching on the notion of the artificial versus the natural as well as the phenomenas of relocation and appropriation.
Category: New Public Landscape/Matter Space Structure, Fall 2020
Spaces within materiality Standing in front of a facade or a tree you will see colors and shapes. But if you take a step forward and analyze the structure, you will see something else. This project exploring the micro spaces of different materials and enlarge the scale into human scale. Material such as bricks and […]
Hi There. An (in) appropriate appropriation of the city’s public (and private) space by Lina Zachrisson Introduction Scenarios – an overview The city – A playground Intervention 1 Intervention 2 Intervention 3 Intervention 4 Window diplays Urban periscopes Capsules on wires Model assembly
– MAN IS THE MEASURE OF ALL THINGS. Protagoras of Abdera (l.c. 485-415 BCE) – WHAT IF NOT? The project derives from the question on the reason behind our ambiguous attitude towards religion: on the one hand, religion is insignificant for our daily life, even if most of us are Christians; on the other hand, […]
VOID Walking around in the city center of Gothenburg you come across certain voids in the urban fabric. Some building plots are empty, existing buildings are torn down, other buildings are being renovated and at this point in time there are a number of shop spaces echoing of emptiness. There is a general notion that […]
Project Background In the city center of Gothenburg, there are lots of shops, restaurants and cafes along the streets. Some activities are supposed to happen here, such as go shopping, have some food or coffee with friends. This type of public space is privatized public space where commercial activities are more advocated than public lives […]
A design proposal that challenges the conventional street design and invites physical activity in the public urban space MOVEMENT & THE CITY How can MOVEMENT and NATURE direct ARCHITECTURE Gothenburg is located on the westcoast of Sweden with the river Götaälv who divides the city in the middle. It is the proximity to the sea […]
This project is a parallel future for a site at Första Långgatan; a parallel future that takes care of the layers of time that are present instead of just erase and start over. Through various tools, methods and media, the proposal explores different ways to save values and history in a city context. The output […]
OPTICS In search of the illusive rays of sunlight
Sys Ahlklo & Isabella Endre An investigation attempting to challenge how sunlight can be used in designing new public landscapes.