An Assessment on Integrity of Craft and Architecture in Historical Buildings and Its Sustainability in Contemporary Designs


ART-SANAT, vol.10, pp.168-195, 2018 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Journal Name: ART-SANAT
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.168-195
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: Yes


In the 20th century, following the period of Industrialization, the development of new building technologies brought new discussions that focused on "standardization and uniformization" in architecture as in all other disciplines. Standardization in architecture has some results such as; by breaking the relationship of architecture with its local context, culture, craft and art, and introducing a standardization in architecture has created a new understanding about buildings. This understanding of buildings can be accepted anywhere that have minimum and general architectural qualities and can accepted by everybody.