Celebration as a Design Event in the Urban Environment

  • Petr Kapustin Voronezh State Technical University
Keywords: city celebration, projectivity and design, “theatricality” in architecture and theatricalization in architecture, utopia, agora, event, everyday life, ritual, the sacred and the profane

Abstract

A city celebration has been an event welcomed by urban dwellers for a long time, but it also has a more fundamental mission rather than entertainment. We can suppose that this mission is related to the search of possible ways of development of the city and its culture. The article presents a possible approach to restoration of design meanings of a celebration and outlines a strategy for interpretation of the role of architecture in this process.

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Published
2020-03-10
How to Cite
Kapustin, P. (2020). Celebration as a Design Event in the Urban Environment. Project Baikal, 17(63), 27-36. Retrieved from http://www.projectbaikal.com/index.php/pb/article/view/1583
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refereed articles