International Journal of Architecture, Arts and Applications

Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023

  • Global Climate Crisis and the Measures Taken Against the Accelerating Deterioration of the Earth - Sustainable Measures in Architectures Future

    Emily Nam Cho

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: 8 December 2022
    Accepted: 28 December 2022
    Published: 9 January 2023
    Abstract: The global climate crisis is a real threat to future generations on Earth. The effects of climate change first started showing up during the industrial revolution. Especially in London where water from the River Thames became non-drinkable and the air became impossible to breathe in. This research specifically focuses on the global climate crisis a... Show More
  • Cultural Landscape of Minangkabau Traditional Settlement in Nagari Sijunjung Traditional Settlement

    Mei Mayasari, Antariksa, Lisa Dwi Wulandari

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 6-13
    Received: 29 November 2022
    Accepted: 3 January 2023
    Published: 13 January 2023
    Abstract: Harmonious interaction between human, nature and culture in a settlement present a concept of a cultural landscape. Traditional settlements which have distinctive arrangements according to the customs that apply in their area form cultural landscapes. One of the traditional settlements, namely The Nagari Sijunjung Traditional Settlement, is a repre... Show More
  • Investigation of Airflow for Natural Ventilation in the Typical Medium-Rise Housing Cluster in South-Eastern Nigeria

    Akubue Jideofor Anselm

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 14-19
    Received: 26 January 2023
    Accepted: 23 February 2023
    Published: 3 March 2023
    Abstract: Wind driven natural ventilation dependents on the microclimate conditions of its environment to thrive. In urban streets, it is influenced by the wind velocity and air temperatures factors. In this study, field experiments were carried out in selected streets of a typical medium rise housing cluster in southeastern Nigeria. The aim of the study was... Show More
  • Research on the Application Strategy of Mount Tai Culture in the Courtyard Design of Tai'an Home Stay

    Shaohua Liu, Yan Sun, Tao Liu, Xiaoyu Chen

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 20-28
    Received: 5 March 2023
    Accepted: 13 March 2023
    Published: 24 March 2023
    Abstract: Mount Tai Scenic Area is located in Tai'an City, Shandong Province, and is known as the "Five Sacred Mountains". Starting from the two directions of gardening art method and modern courtyard landscape design, this paper probes into the essence of spiritual connotation and construction method, analyzes the existing problems and development trend req... Show More
  • The Indigenization of Chinese Churches Before and After the Boxer Rebellion — A Case Study of the Xishiku Church and the Wanghailou Catholic Church

    Zou Lin

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 29-36
    Received: 23 February 2023
    Accepted: 27 March 2023
    Published: 31 March 2023
    Abstract: At the end of the nineteenth century, there was a spate of church cases in China, and missionary activity was again challenged since the dissolution of the prohibition. In this context, the styles of new, rebuilt, and restored churches began to change. Some church designers began to consider the choice of architectural style for their churches, and... Show More