Biomorphic architecture approach in building form based on environmental concern

Muchlis, Aulia Fikriarini and Ishomuddin, M. (2016) Biomorphic architecture approach in building form based on environmental concern. Jurnal Teknologi, 78 (5). pp. 97-202. ISSN 0127-9696

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Nature is an excellent learning resource for humans, especially for nature as a source of inspiration in the architectural design. Biomorphic is one of the themes in the architectural approach that has a principle concern for the environment (nature), in which this approach was born from the idea of the importance of nature and oriented to the environment, including climate. The shape, material, structure and mechanisms in the universe, can be used as the basic idea formed in the design of architecture through a process of collaboration between humans and nature itself. The method used in this study is a qualitative design method, through analysis approach biomorphic design theme Architecture. Sea World is the main object in the design, which is a vehicle for recreational and educative to showcase marine life and its beauty in a large aquarium. Sea World that use biomorphic theme, designed by using the analogy of a stingray wing motion transformation into shape, hoping to bring the dynamic character of Sea World and attract visitors as well as having the characteristics of the natural inspiration.

Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: Biomorphic architecture; Sea World planning
Subjects: 12 BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN > 1201 Architecture > 120101 Architectural Design > 12010109 Biomorphic Architecture
12 BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN > 1202 Building > 120299 Building not elsewhere classified
Divisions: Faculty of Technology > Department of Architecture
Depositing User: Indar Ristamonika Erdiana
Date Deposited: 24 May 2018 16:06


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