SFA-33 Urban Furniture

The Faculty of Interior Architecture / Interior Architecture
4th Year, sem 1, 2023-2024 | Optional Course | Hours/Week: 2C | ECTS Credits: 2
Course Leader:
conf. Oana Diaconescu
Learning outcomes:
Review of the urban furniture problems, substantiating the decision choice of type of furniture, examples of troubleshooting
Titles of the courses

1 Introduction. Functions Definitions. A short history of urban furniture urban. Future trends
2 Leisure furniture, benches, chairs
3 Urban layout: ramps, curbs closings, pavements
4 Urban lighting: towers for lighting, street lighting, spots
5 Water Supplies pots, fences to protect trees, fountains
6 Comunication; signage; imformation
7 Comunication: advertising
8 Public services; bus shelters
9 Public services: plyground for services
10 Street commerce; Kiosks for tickets, flowers, press or icecream
11 Art and the city
12 Location of monuments and monumental art objects
13 Cleanling: containers and trash cans
14 Decision in choosing the furniture.
Teaching Method:
Power point presentations and site visits
Final exam 25% + 25% for lecture attendance + 50% practical evaluation
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Gehl, Jan & Gemzoe, Lars, New city spaces, The Danish Archirtectural Press, Copenhagen, 2003
Serra, Ma. Josef, Urban elements furniture and microarchitecture,Editorial Gustavo Gill S.A., Barcelona, 1998
XXX Urban Architecture, Editiones Atrium S.A., Barcelona, 1991
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