Current Condition, Relevance, Planning and Design of Vernacular Settlements in Leh-Ladakh

Theme: Built Vernacular Heritage “Earthen Architecture and Interpretation of Rural Internal Design” By Ms. Madhura Sham JoshiHeritageForAll Intern (Call 2019) from Mumbai, IndiaInternship Program “Rural Heritage and Traditional Food”M.A. in International Architectural Regeneration and Development, Oxford Brookes University (UK) —————————————– Introduction Leh-Ladakh is internationally one of the highest cold desert landscape/region with inhabited terrain. Leh-LadakhContinue reading “Current Condition, Relevance, Planning and Design of Vernacular Settlements in Leh-Ladakh”

Climatic Influences on Vernacular Architecture: a Case Study on the Himalayan Hill State “Himachal”

Theme: Built Vernacular Heritage “Earthen Architecture and Interpretation of Rural Internal Design” by Ms. Barjesh KumariHeritageForAll Intern (Call 2019) from Bilaspur, IndiaInternship Program “Rural Heritage and Traditional Food”M.A. in Tourism Administration, Himachal Pradesh University ————————— Abstract Himachal is a beautiful Himalayan hill state in North India. Its land-form varies from high Himalayas to foothills. ThereContinue reading “Climatic Influences on Vernacular Architecture: a Case Study on the Himalayan Hill State “Himachal””

Vernacular Buildings and Construction Techniques in the Black Sea Region

Theme: Built Vernacular Heritage “Earthen Architecture and Interpretation of Rural Internal Design” by Ms. Münire Nurgül BüyükgüllüHeritageForAll Intern (Call 2019) from Istanbul, TurkeyInternship Program “Rural Heritage and Traditional Food”Masters Candidate in Restoration (Conservation) program, Istanbul Technical University (ITU) Abstract The traditional architecture of the Black Sea Region conveys the importance of the vernacular heritage. ItContinue reading “Vernacular Buildings and Construction Techniques in the Black Sea Region”