International Journal of Architecture, Arts and Applications

Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022

  • Analysis of Column Bases of Traditional Ancestral Halls in Laibin Area of Guangxi, China

    Li Geng, Tao Jin, Xie Xiao-ying

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 164-180
    Received: 19 September 2022
    Accepted: 8 October 2022
    Published: 18 October 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijaaa.20220804.11
    Abstract: The traditional ancestral hall column bases in the Laibin area of Guangxi are rich in types and diverse in form. By tracing the historical geography of six counties in the Laibin area and analyzing the information on the types, spatial locations, decorations and regional characteristics of local ancestral hall column bases, the geographical and tem... Show More
  • Study of Circulation Efficiency and Flow Patterns in Hospital Designs Using Space Syntax Theory

    Akubue Jideofor Anselm

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 181-196
    Received: 28 September 2022
    Accepted: 13 October 2022
    Published: 21 October 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijaaa.20220804.12
    Abstract: The process of building design, spatial layout and arrangement provides information about the organization ability of an Architect or Planner. Circulation has been defined as the relative easiness and modes of flow through and within a building mostly in the network of spaces or routes. Studies on environmental cognition theories identify a general... Show More
  • Documentation of Yorùbá Traditional Institutional Building: The Case of Àfin Irefin

    Sogbesan Oluwatoyin Zainab, Awonusi Friday Samson

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 197-205
    Received: 19 April 2022
    Accepted: 7 May 2022
    Published: 4 November 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijaaa.20220804.13
    Abstract: Palaces within the Yorùbá culture are important places that is perceived as the position of power after the Orisas. The Yorùbá town radiates around the Oba’s palace whose architectural style spans years of experiences and cultural elements of identity. Mainly constructed using laterite and other traditionally sourced materials, they have withstood ... Show More
  • An Analysis of the Traditional Villages in Fangdong Town, Luxian County, Sichuan Province from the Perspective of Community Building

    Jiang Xi Yuan, He Run Xian, Zhou Bo

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 206-211
    Received: 1 November 2022
    Accepted: 10 November 2022
    Published: 23 November 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijaaa.20220804.14
    Abstract: Aunder the background of economic construction as the center of the times, the rapid development of cities and rural areas obviously lag, showing a dual structure of urban and rural areas, serious loss of rural population, some traditional villages and even showing the trend of extinction. It is imperative to protect traditional villages. Therefore... Show More
  • New Emergency Epidemic Prevention Space Products from the Perspective of Human Health

    Cai Zhili, Chen Zhaorong, Chen Wurong, Su Yunsheng, Xian Kuichang

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 212-218
    Received: 27 September 2022
    Accepted: 16 November 2022
    Published: 29 November 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijaaa.20220804.15
    Abstract: The outbreak of the novel coronavirus began at the end of 2019 and is still spreading around the world, with sporadic or localized outbreaks at home and abroad, and even mutation and escalation. Although the epidemic prevention and control has not slackened at all, the new corona-virus continues to mutate, spread rapidly and widely. However, since ... Show More