• Exploring Feng Shui elements in domestic house

      Wen, Haiyang (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      This study is a practice-based research project that analyses and interprets Feng Shui theory and practice, not only for its information per se, but rather for its historical, cultural and emotional attributes to inform ...
    • Na Bure Kalou I Degei - The Spirit House of Degei

      Nalesu, Kate (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      Under the thrall of a tourist destination, the Fiji Islands have become the ideal place to holiday. Equipped with theme parks, lavish hotels and floating restaurants it is easy to see the appeal. The influence of 19th-century ...
    • The dance of Soma and Psyche

      Ganjali, Shaghayegh (Auckland University of Technology, 2010)
      “How colourless and formless I am. When will I ever see the am that I am?” (Lewis, 2000, p.355) This quote by the 13th century poet, Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī, known to the English-speaking world simply as Rumi refers ...
    • Urban Wetland: Dynamic exchange system between the city and the sea

      Huang, Jiaying (Auckland University of Technology, 2010)
      Urban Wetland is a design-led research project that explores the dynamic exchange system between the city and the sea. It proposes a redevelopment of Queen’s Wharf in Auckland that includes a wetland park containing a water ...