Master´s Thesis 2021 Matter Space Structure

Regina Carlén

Using Architecture to Promote Physical Activity

Designing activity space to encourage Sweden’s most sedentary, with a special focus on
high school girls



Project main content.

Project workflow.

Interviews & Pre-Studies

Discussion material used in interviews with the user group and with experts.

Pre-studies of Street Mekka concept from Denmark. A project with the ambition to invite new users and especially young girls into street sport. A transformed industrial building.

What happens during a dark night or a cold winter day at the Trail Centre? Smooth light and warm wood can potentially in a careful way light up the path, adding care and safety.

Searching for organic shapes for the collection that can be seen as kind, but still be possible to build without quite easily.