Design DNA as a principle of creation: terms of meditativeness, contemplativeness, and their reflection in the design Ing. arch. Martin Somora, ArtD., M.A. In the presented dissertation thesis titled: DNA, or Fundamental Principles of the Creative Process in Design. Meditativeness, Contemplativeness and their Reflection in Design, I focused on the ways in which these notions are […]

Design as a transcultural phenomenon Mgr. art. Jana Kumorovitzová, ArtD. Our thesis  is focused on the status of design in transcultural, west-oriented society. We regard a man, as its living representative, as the main holder of values and context. Through his understanding and meeting his own needs, cyclically repeating due to evolutional deficiencies of homo sapiens […]

Development in energy-autonomous building renovations and their impact on architecture By Ing. arch. Holger Hasenritter, PhD. The presented work explores the developments in energy-autonomous building renovations and their impact on architecture. First of all, this article will look at the current state of science and technology of the building stock and its energy supply. This […]

Interior design as a therapy. Personalization of residential interior in terms of its dimensions Mgr. art. Adriána Hofbauerová, ArtD. The main theme of this dissertation is environmental design – interior design as therapy and its importance in the personalization of the living spaces as a tool for optimal adjustment of housing interior to achieve a full […]

Application of micro-algae in the context of industrial design – holistic approach in the design process By Mgr. art. Tibor Antony, ArtD. Dissertation work “Application of micro-algae in the context of industrial design – holistic approach in the process of design work“ seeks possible strategies for implementation of micro-algae bio-technology in the area of tangible […]

LATE MODERNISM IN THE SLOVAK SPA LOCALITIES Mgr. art. Martin Zaiček, PhD. Slovakia is a small-size country rich in natural healing water springs. These springs are an important predisposition for the spa development. But natural resources themselves cannot provide spa services. For providing of the therapy, there is needed a complex of balneology and sanatoriums, which all […]

THE USE OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES IN PRESENTATIONS OF ART AND DESIGN IN MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES Mgr. art. Paulína Ebringerová, ArtD. Dissertation entitled The Use of New Technologies in Presentations of Art and Design in Museums and Galleries (original theme: Presentation of Art and Design in Contemporary Architecture) identifies the common features of certain phenomena and […]