The department of the history of art and architecture offers fully funded phd fellowships for competitive candidatesplease contact the director of graduate studies for further details. This dissertation is the first architectural history devoted to beverley minster, a large and ambitious gothic church located in the east riding of yorkshire beverley is one of the most important medieval buildings in england, but it has been almost entirely ignored in the literature the church is composed of three parts: choir. Phd dissertation edward triplett, a wall of the faithful: a spatial analysis of military order architecture on medieval iberia's religious frontier committee: lisa reilly (director), louis nelson, tyler jo smith, bethany nowviskie [back to top] may 2015 barh thesis danielle bruno frederick doveton nichols award. Dissertation also takes architecture students into new terrains, suggesting alternative methods of undertaking dissertations, whether as video, prose writing director of architectural history and theory reader in architecture and urban culture, the bartlett school of architecture, ucl and judge for the president's medals. The guangsheng monastery, standing on a hill on the southern side of mount huo in shanxi, has been recognized as a significant site in the history of later chinese buddhist art and architecture because of its large assembly thumbnail the kansas university hours of the virgin foster, sharon l ( university of kansas. Dissertations completed 2017 marta becherini: staging the foreign: niccolò manucci (1638-ca 1720) and early modern european collections of indian painting (v dehejia) eliza butler: the civic art of francis davis millet (e hutchinson) carla d'arista: building blocks of power: the architectural commissions and.
Esra akcan this dissertation develops a theory of translation in architecture, and explores the history of cross-cultural exchanges that transformed the land settlement policies and residential culture in germany and turkey during the first half of the twentieth century when a country opens itself to what is foreign, it generates. Barry bell – phd – 2007 the narratives of form, symbol and order in the architecture of wat pho, bangkok bot, west façade - barry bell this thesis strives to articulate the narrative or narratives latent in the manipulation of form, symbol, and order in the architecture of wat pho, a major royal temple complex in bangkok. Items 1 - 20 of 273 browsing architecture dissertations and theses by title this thesis project is an architectural response to the global obesity epidemic this paper researches the history of the transfer of development rights (tdr), a phenomenon of legal property understanding and city planning policy, which began.
Princeton specific dissertations & theses: covers scholarship from most us universities with some international coverage full text coverage begins with 1997+ but indexing includes scholarship dating back to 1861 to search pu dissertations, follow this link to a subset of the proquest dissertations. Katerina rüedi ray offers her sincere thanks to assistant professor deborah fausch for her extensive help and encouragement, and to assistant professor pamela franco for her advice, both of the school of art history at the university of illinois at chicago thanks also to sherry bates for his role in developing the. This list of thesis and dissertations focus on the architectural history of richmond most of these were written by vcu graduate students in vcu's art history department unless otherwise noted, these titles are located in special collections and archives some are available online as part of vcu libraries's scholars.
We are one of the largest and liveliest history of art departments in the uk, with one of the most wide-ranging groups of experts in architectural history and you will acquire a high level of expertise in visual analysis and art historical research through object-focused study and an intensively researched ma dissertation. As the campus landscape architect for the university of pretoria, it has been an on-going challenge to gain an understanding and reliable data on the history of the landscape of the university of pretoria's hatfield campus intercepting contamination : improving the water quality of the vaal river network through. The following list has been assembled from a number of sources, including the art bulletin's list of dissertations in progress, and by word-of-mouth the dissertations listed below cover topics including and related to architectural history, such as urbanism, landscape studies, and interior design this list is by. Three are internal to the discipline of architecture (history and theory, representation, and technology) and the others are in related disciplines ( landscape architecture, urbanism, and historic preservation) the dissertation is undertaken after the completion of required and elective courses, and examinations in history and.
This study uses the pop music scene as a tool to analyse contemporary cultural history in asia, with a focus on the cold-war and post-cold war period (1960s- 1990s) the primary focus of the thesis is to examine and explain the architectural, religious, and anthropological occurrences that influenced the implementation of. Dissertations in progress africa lynch, ashleigh, fantasy exchanges: recent visual culture in the drc dissertation advisor: sylvester okwunodu ogbechie architectural history/historic preservation chase, mallorie, unruly urbanism: popular interventions and modernity in lisbon, 1928-74 dissertation advisor: swati. The architectural history course is part-time and consists of three taught units and a dissertation the taught units are delivered in association with the msc in historic conservation course at oxford brookes university the first two units, historical studies, are taught at oudce, rewley house, 1 wellington square, oxford,.