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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Yunfan Zhang

Healing in The Third Place Exploring A Life-Enhancing Method from Spatial and Social Aspects for People Stressed in Daily Life The main question is about “how to reduce social stress of humans from spatial and social aspects by the life-enhancing third place under Göteborg’s transformation context.”

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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Yan Zhang

Why not Strangers? SPACES OF INTERRUPTED URBAN CIRCULATIONS AND NARRATIVES In this project, I focused on the psychology and behavior of strangers in public space by exploring spatial possibilities of interrupting urban circulations and narratives. Introduction As Kio Stark said,“Cities are machines for interactions among strangers. ”. Most of us stay close to our acquaintance, […]

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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Vera Matsdotter

– Exploring the use of excavated earth material from Västlänken, focusing on Rammed Earth techniques in a Nordic urban context.

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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Olga Helena Mazurek

THERE WILL BE FLOOD

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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Nikola Zuchova

“ Life demands courage, endourance & strenght, but we continue to underestimate the capacity of children taking risks, enjoying the stimulation of danger and finding things out for themselves.” [Lady Allen of Hurtwood] for more information; follow the links below: introduction context public space design conclusion

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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Maria-Therese Lidenholm

For good or glory? An investigation on what one can learn from a current Swedish architecture debate about aesthetics and perception of architecture «It has taken me this long to work out that maybe architecture is a mess; not an aesthetic mess but a much more complex social and institutional mess»  Jeremy Till – Architecture […]

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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Lisa Weiss

GRÄNSLAND infrastructure for ecotourism in a northern landscape “How can a system of architectural installations in nature create a sense of identity for the chosen territory and make it more accessible for nature tourism?” Abstract Booklet Context + Process Proposal Compositions

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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Josefin Jönsson

Commodifying Decay This thesis is concerned with the seemingly vacant, abandoned and disused structures that are facing re-development and re-integration into the city, based solemnly on its current inhabitation of sub-cultures. Fractured in the urban environment, the abandoned structures offer a new outlook on cultural formation and development by becoming a place of socio-cultural spatial […]

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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Jan Dankmeyer

Children in our cities will account for 60% of urban dwellers by 2030 (United Nations, 2016). There is a necessity to educate an ever more increasing urbanised society about the complexity of Earth’s natural systems in order to achieve environmental and social resilience. The rapid process of urbanisation combined with climate change threatens children to […]

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Master Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Henrik Wrennö