prof. Ing. arch. Robert Špaček, CSc. Institute of Ecological and Experimental Architecture Faculty of Architecture and Design, Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava, Slovakia robert.spacek@stuba.sk Mgr. art. Mária Novotná Institute of History and Theory of Architecture and Monument Restoration Faculty of Architecture and Design, Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava, Slovakia maria.novotna@stuba.sk Ing. arch. Natália Filová Institute […]

Alpine huts: Architectural innovations and development in the High Tatras until the first half of the 20th century By Mária Novotná The traces of history in the alpine environment reveal how the colonization climbed up the terrains and transformed them into exploited slopes. The paper examines the reflections on architecture discourse in the High Tatras. […]

SUMMARY This article builds on previous research dealing with temporary theatres in the context of Europe and Slovakia, discusses the issue of pop-up pavilions in terms of architecture, their use in marketing and as a potential tool for reviving the theatre scene. Just as temporary architecture can activate neglected areas in the city and bring […]

SUMMARY In the coming decades, our cities will face extreme weather caused by climate change, which they will have to adopt. The most significant impacts on Slovakia are characterized by an increase in the number of tropical days, average air temperature, concurrent heatwaves and droughts, sudden and regional floods, and a decrease in relative humidity. […]

SUMMARY The presented research focuses on energy (im)balance on both global and local scale. Since the second half of the twentieth century, research regarding cities and their climate has focused on various physical properties that affect various physical and chemical processes such as energy absorptivity, reflectivity, emissivity, thermal conductivity, transpiration, evaporation, evapotranspiration, photosynthesis, etc. With […]

Route options in inclusive museums: Case studies from Central Europe

Natália Filová, Lea Rollová, Zuzana Čerešňová

SUMMARY Museums play an important role in the society, as they offer valuable experiences of discovery, education, art, play and interaction. This form of education can have a significant impact especially on the younger generation. Museums nowadays should offer quality leisure time for all, regardless of their age, preferences, status and abilities. Information is therefore […]

SUMMARY The traces of history in the alpine environment reveal how the colonization climbed up the terrains and transformed them into exploited slopes. The paper examines the reflections on architecture discourse in the High Tatras. Analysing the initial discussions while the High Tatras were part of the Hungarian Kingdom and mapping the implementation of innovations […]

Editorial 1/2022

Robert Špaček

At the start of new year and new issue of our journal, a bit of moralizing seems to be in order. Our age is subject to constant analysis. We evaluate our world either globally or with some degree of segmentation, and can view the situation through a variety of filters. The approaches and analytical aids […]

Prof. Débora Domingo-Calabuig, Ph.D. Department of Architectural Design School of Architecture, Universitat Politècnica de València, Valencia, Spain dedoca@pra.upv.es Anika Imraana Sohaana, B.Arch Department of Architecture School of Applied Sciences and Technology, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet, Bangladesh sohaana17@gmail.com Md Arifur Rahman, B.Arch Department of Architecture School of Applied Sciences and Technology, Shahjalal University […]