Building and Tectonics Master´s Thesis 2021

Safoat Nawlo

How can the design and placement of a public bath promote and increase engagement and a site’s social life?

This thesis examines how the design of a building in an urban environment can provide a peaceful and calming space for rehabilitation for the modern and stressed person by focusing on detail, light, and materiality.

The project aims to promote and increase through its design and placement the engagement of the site’s social life.

The proposal is a health temple in form of a new bath facility providing the inhabitants of Majorna new encounters & relaxing spaces.

The method used in this thesis is mainly research by design.

Keywords: Bath, Majvallen, public space, water, relaxation, recreation.