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dc.contributor.authorZhao, Yifei (Harry)
dc.date.accessioned2020-01-29T00:54:07Z
dc.date.available2020-01-29T00:54:07Z
dc.date.issued2019
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10652/4832
dc.description.abstractRESEARCH QUESTION: How can visionary architecture be used as social commentary of the future, with respect to the challenges of global warming and the Third Industrial Revolution? ABSTRACT: This research project is about the future of our built environment. Cities are the most complex human inventions, to understand a city is to peer into the social, cultural, economic and political fabric of a nation. Ever since humans first settled in cities, the structure of it have always echoed the structure of that society. When society changes so will the fabric of our cities. We are facing the greatest challenge not seen since the last Ice Age, the imminent global climate catastrophe will upend the entire ecosystem, and the rise of artificial intelligence, automation will severely challenge our socio-economic theories. How will our cities adapt to these crises? This project explores a select few visionary architectures, using their methodologies to extrapolate an informed architectural language that can be used to construct a vision of a futuristic Auckland.en_NZ
dc.language.isoenen_NZ
dc.subjectAotea Square (Auckland, N.Z.)en_NZ
dc.subjectAuckland, New Zealanden_NZ
dc.subjectAuckland Town Hall (N.Z.)en_NZ
dc.subjectCAB Apartments (Greys Avenue, Auckland, N.Z.)en_NZ
dc.subjectarchitecture and spaceen_NZ
dc.subjectpublic spacesen_NZ
dc.subjecturban livingen_NZ
dc.subjectlong term scenariosen_NZ
dc.titleA cautionary tale : architecture as social commentaryen_NZ
dc.typeMasters Thesisen_NZ
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Architecture (Professional)en_NZ
thesis.degree.levelMastersen_NZ
thesis.degree.grantorUnitec Institute of Technologyen_NZ
dc.subject.marsden120101 Architectural Designen_NZ
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationZhao, Y. (Harry). (2019). A cautionary tale : architecture as social commentary. (Unpublished document submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Architecture (Professional)). Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand. Retrieved from https://hdl.handle.net/10652/4832en
unitec.pages114en_NZ
dc.contributor.affiliationUnitec Institute of Technologyen_NZ
unitec.publication.placeAuckland, New Zealand
unitec.advisor.principalMcPherson, Peter
unitec.advisor.associatedWagner, Cesar


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