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Drawing the city

Frank Bentley, Henriette Cramer, William Hamilton, Santosh Basapur
2012 Proceedings of the 2012 ACM annual conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '12  
We conducted an adaptation of the 1970s Mental Maps study by Stanley Milgram in order to better understand differences in people's views of the city based on their backgrounds and technology use.  ...  We correlated data from a demographic questionnaire with the map data from our participants to perform a first-of-its-kind statistical analysis on differences in hand-drawn city maps.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like to thank the Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture for providing access to the park for this research.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2207676.2208282 dblp:conf/chi/BentleyCHB12 fatcat:trkcieqdoraqbmwsjdrze2pmli

Drawings of the City: Practice and Method, an experience

Hortênsia Maia, Daniel Cardoso, Aléxia Brasil
2022 InfoDesign: Brazilian Journal of Information Design  
How can the drawings contribute to the understanding of the complexity of the city? The discussion begins with the researcher's attentive eye on the city during the process of drawing.  ...  When seeing the city from the drawing, it can improve the understanding of the urban phenomenon and suggests patterns and shapes collected in the sketchbooks, also called the graphic journals.  ...  The research seeks to see the city as an experienced environment and not as a distant "object".  ... 
doi:10.51358/id.v19i1.902 fatcat:ascipzyrjnfafnthjwqqnnrfiu

Drawing the City with the Ears. Urban Spaces Comprehension and Design through Auditory Perception

C. Calleri, L. Rossi, A. Astolfi, A. Armando, L. Shtrepi, F. Bronuzzi
2015 Energy Procedia  
By means of sounds recorded at night in different urban spaces and a three-session listening test, this work investigated urban shapes recognition through the perception of reverberance and the listeners  ...  This work started from one questions: Do architects use their ears while drawing a public urban space? In other words, are we aware of how an urban space sounds, as we are aware of how it looks like?  ...  also other form of perception and of interaction between people and the environment.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2015.11.104 fatcat:6esvbyamnnaofemadasik7yvau

Revisiting the Mesopotamian City: a Drawing of its Inhabitants' Mental- Image

Saba Sami Al Ali
2021 مجلة النهرين للعلوم الهندسية  
the perception of its citizens.  ...  Afterward, visualization of the citizen's daily experience through the urban fabric of the city is provided, to arrive at a conclusion of the Legibility of the mental image of the Mesopotamian city in  ...  Similarly, Lynch's work can be of relevant importance to historians of urbanism in trying to portray perceptions and daily experiences of the citizens' urban life in ancient cities.  ... 
doi:10.29194/njes.24020088 fatcat:x2ysfxxmwvaifixhcwfm5dcoey


Albert Zhengneng CHEN, Taro Zheming CAI
2019 Landscape Architecture Frontiers  
Landscape Designer of the OLIN Studio 陈峥能 Stoss景观都市主义工作室景观设计师 蔡哲铭 OLIN景观设计事务所景观设计师 1 引言 景观是一个复合概念,它为人们从多角度审视自身与自然及文化 之间的关系提供了共同基础。因此,景观的概念在某种意义上与人们 对眼前世界的不断解读息息相关,这种解读并非先验的,而是基于对 事物的观察与表现。  ...  This influence firstly was through the urban theorist's works in studying people and the urban environment.  ...  People approach the drawing from different perspectives, and produce various perceptions and readings.  ... 
doi:10.15302/j-laf-1-020009 fatcat:bsvyl2me75cm7fbt6fi6p73mye

Wheatley, Paul. The Places Where Men Pray Together: Cities in Islamic Lands, Seventh Through Tenth Centuries. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. Pp. xviii, 572. 25 maps, 4 line drawings, appendices, glossary, index. US$65.00 (cloth)

Virginia H. Aksan
2003 Urban history review  
Aller au sommaire du numéro Éditeur(s) Urban History Review / Revue d'histoire urbaine ISSN 0703-0428 (imprimé) 1918-5138 (numérique) Découvrir la revue Citer cet article  ...  His breadth of knowledge of cities and civilizations of the world, coupled with his gift for languages, made him one of the foremost scholars of the urban history of Asia.  ...  and all its activities, and how that was gradually diversified as different urban settings were encountered and assimilated into the new religious system.  ... 
doi:10.7202/1015767ar fatcat:m2ctipzypfhrvfneeufrauszj4

Imagine, Drawing, Representation. Representation of the Project

Michela Rossi, Sara Conte
2017 Proceedings (MDPI)  
program in Design degli Interni, developed from a short workshop with a group of Chinese students and focused on representing the image of the city.  ...  forms, a booth, to be inserted into the real city (The work of the students was designed, coordinated and monitored by Sara Conte, teaching assistant and tutor of the course "Strumenti e metodi del progetto  ...  The short times have favored an immediate approach and a hybrid use of different tools of representation, and also have stimulated the synthesis in reporting the perception of the city through its salient  ... 
doi:10.3390/proceedings1090866 fatcat:qktpp3zpnbfldhiswbl6bvbcae


Daichi MOCHIZUKI, Tomoki NAGASE, Toshimitsu KUNO
2015 Journal of Architecture and Planning (Transactions of AIJ)  
To achieve above, 215 examples published considering directions other than north; standard direction as the drawing upper part among the site-plans of "houses built by high-density city environment" where  ...  environment of the actual condition.  ...  of a different scale is intermingled.  ... 
doi:10.3130/aija.80.727 fatcat:uagf6r4v7vgazf47rmgvkto3bm

How Do Children Perceive the Biodiversity of Their Nearby Environment: An Analysis of Drawings

Hortensia Morón-Monge, Soraya Hamed, María del Carmen Morón Monge
2021 Sustainability  
The different environmental elements (natural, geological, and anthropic) of the children's drawings were identified and analyzed.  ...  The purpose of this study was to investigate the perceptions of a group of 120 primary school children regarding the biodiversity of their nearby environment (Andalusia, Spain) based on their drawings.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13063036 fatcat:hkufezrtrvb4ndtdxj2xrwcj4m

Drawing the Urban Highway: Mobile Representations in Design and Architecture [chapter]

Sue Robertson
2014 Researching and Representing Mobilities  
On the other hand, the sense of synchronicity between car and driver draws them together to act as one and this has a profound effect on the perception of power and control within the environment that  ...  The distant visions, architectural realisation and social concerns inform an understanding of urban highways but the kinetic experience of movement in the city, enacted in many different ways, has the  ... 
doi:10.1057/9781137346667_7 fatcat:7c6gtduxp5fcpnhq3tx375y6ou

Revealing Social Values by 3D City Visualization in City Transformations

Tim Johansson, Eugenia Segerstedt, Thomas Olofsson, Mats Jakobsson
2016 Sustainability  
The models helped identify spatial variations in perceptions of the built environment that correlate (inter alia) with closeness to certain locations, gender and distances to public buildings.  ...  Potential uses of the model for supporting efforts by practitioners, researchers and citizens to visualize and understand social values in similar urban environments are discussed, together with ethical  ...  , at the same department for detailed comments on the final draft-as well as all other academic partners involved at Luleå University of Technology (LTU).  ... 
doi:10.3390/su8020195 fatcat:qd22rahamvdgxg2eezfbeo2kf4

Can Tourism Development Make Cities More Livable? Investigating 40 Cities in China

Lei Kang, Zhaoping Yang, Yunxiao Dang, Wenzhong Zhang, Caicai Liu
2022 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
environment characteristics and comprehensive attraction of tourism in different tourist cities to explore their impact on urban liveability satisfaction.  ...  An intermediary effect exists in the subjective evaluation of the natural environment and environments for liveability perception.  ...  the liveability awareness of the city by acting on the subjective environmental perception and the residents.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph19010472 pmid:35010731 pmcid:PMC8744914 fatcat:lrlna2uy4feopmntf2vulsn3ja


Ana Clara Mourão Moura, Sheyla Aguilar Santana
2015 Revista Brasileira de Cartografia  
The objective of this article is to argue that we are living in a new era in the drawing process of urban planning and urban management, and this change is the result of developments in the technologies  ...  in the history of urban representation, through its relationship with methodologies of urban planning.  ...  Promotion of different perspectives about the same reality, as the city is composed by many cities.  ... 
doaj:8bf5133e47da4f7192d31514b4c37c39 fatcat:l5a4au2jgzberf7hvjhpee42pu

Cities and Quality of Life - Should We Monitor Pakistani Cities?

Lubna Hasan
2008 Social Science Research Network  
The 2004 round covers 12 cities, providing information on indicators (below) that are used to measure residents' perceptions of different aspects of living and working in large cities: About 7,800 respondents  ...  The increased "fluidity of capital" has enhanced the relevance of city rankings as cities try to create a niche for themselves in this competitive environment by offering a "new set of local place attributes  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1097517 fatcat:rq4pvz4xpnbhxfyu5qzce5mqj4

Architectural drawing as a method of graphic modeling that forms the professional mentality of a student-architect

Elena Kupriyanova, B. Yazyev
2021 E3S Web of Conferences  
The article presents the results of such phenomena as the drawing of an architect and architectural drawing, theoretical approaches and methods of forming project mentality by a student - architect through  ...  The examples of some tasks on architectural drawing that form the design mentality of the future architect and the skills of graphic modeling of the architectural space geometry are given.  ...  Rudnev (1885-1956) are a clear example of a holistic approach to urban construction, taking into account the environmental component of the project.  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202128102021 fatcat:5vpn5td6ebbopanhwg23qyonpa
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