Features of Pattern & Light TBI in Social and Mental Health

  • Sima Mansoori Ph.D. Candidate Of Architecture, Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism, I.U.S.T, Tehran, Iran.
  • Mohsen Faizi Professor Of Landscape Architecture Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism, I.U.S.T, Tehran, Iran.
  • Farhang Mozaffar Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism, I.U.S.T, Tehran, Iran.
  • Bahram Saleh Sedgh pour Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism, I.U.S.T, Tehran, Iran.
Keywords: Quality of Bathhouse, Decorative Motifs, Lighting, Healthy Environment.

Abstract

The hidden issues behind the body of Iranian architecture contain meanings, mysteries, and symbols. The aim of this article is to describe the relationship between the function of symbols of Iranian Architecture and the quality of health. This paper investigates 5 case studies namely the traditional bathhouse of Iran (TBI) from 5 cities with a particular approach to light and decorative motifs from the Ghajar and Safavid periods in Iran. The methodology used is the Delphi research with the Q factor analysis. Finally, the profile of the relations of ornaments in a healthy TBI is explained.

Keywords: Quality of Bathhouse, Decorative Motifs, Lighting, Healthy Environment.

eISSN 2398-4279 © 2018. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia. 

https://doi.org/10.21834/ajqol.v3i11.123 

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Published
2018-05-21
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