AN OVERTURE TO THE ROLE OF ARCHITECT WORLDVIEW IN CONFORMITY AND DIRECTION OF THE ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN

Yusefabad Sepide Abbasi, Behnaz Aminzade, Naghizade Mohammad
2018 Archives for Technical Sciences  
The "product" of architecture, as something that is created by the architect in a "design process", alongwith other effective materialistic and environmental factors, depends on the worldview of the architectas the pioneer and director of the process. In fact, the architect's definition of human being and hisaspects of existence on one hand and his needs and objectives on the other, determine "how" and "inwhat direction" the design process will proceed. It also reveals how the data intended for
more » ... e data intended for designing willbe gathered, and "for achieving what goals" and "meeting what needs" they are processed. The presentenquiry is an attempt to investigate how the character and characteristics of the architect's worldviewwill affect the steps and characteristics of the design process. Therefore, first, an architectural designprocess will be established step by step, and then, the effects of the worldview on them will be studied;and consequently the components influenced by the worldview will be analyzed. Based on the nature ofthis paper, the descriptive-analytical methodology and inductive reasoning were used. Also, therequired data were gathered by desk study.
doi:10.7251/afts.2018.1018.021s fatcat:4cymitza2bdrxhsd4vijbvi2au