publication . Article . 2019

Mental associations in understanding the characteristics of Islamic architecture

Maryam Charkhchian;
Open Access Persian
  • Published: 01 Nov 2019 Journal: هنر اسلامی, volume 15, issue 35, pages 70-98 (issn: 2676-7759, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: The Institute of Islamic Art Studies
Islamic architecture as the symbol of identity, history and culture of this wide land has always been inspiring to many artists and architects. Therefore, restoring the values ​​of the architecture as a valuable heritage depends on understanding of its different features and elements. In this regard, study on the Islamic architecture can focus on its meaning, design principles and physical elements. As the audiences of this art mostly concern with its physical aspects, using these elements based on their mental images can lead us to create spaces and buildings that can transfer the same valuable meanings to future generations.With this aim, the research tried to...
free text keywords: islamic architecture, mental association, mental image, physical element, space and light, decorations, Arts in general, NX1-820
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
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