SUMMARY The data on the less known (or even unknown) structures by our famous architect Dušan Jurkovič can serve to better understanding of his architectural work. A tourist object in Fenštát pod Radhoštem, designed for Dr. Parma has not been included into the list of D. Jurkovič’s architectural works, published in the book by F. […]

SUMMARY The paper deals with some general issues of scientific research in the field of architecture. It notes the state of development and methodological equipment of this research. It mentions the nature of science, anti-scientific tendencies and their connection with research in architecture. It describes the types of research methods used, methods of related scientific […]

SUMMARY This research shall focus on identifying the process of studying landscape architecture (curriculum, study abroad and exchange opportunities), transition to practice (internships), everyday practice (architectural offices), and the process of registration (authorization) and chamber memberships (rights and obligations). The goal is to remove mental boundaries between planning and design professions, between countries, between the […]

SUMMARY The ways of recording temporal and spatial changes are linked to the discovering and deductive explanation, scrutinizing ambiguities of urban situations with respect to different degrees of organization and specific character of selected urban areas. Recent design methodologies, influenced by possibilities of new technologies, are directed at research of digital processes, replacing thus the […]

SUMMARY Based on our preliminary research on the topic, this article presents some possibilities of particular theoretical approaches to the problem of architecture and urbanism in totalitarian and authoritarian regimes. First section briefly introduces the view on development of architecture and urbanism as a process with complex inner dynamics influenced by universal ideas of modernist […]

SUMMARY This paper briefly summarizes the progress of scientific thinking in the course of 20th century focusing on the emergency of system theory and its implications for urban design research. This is done in the quest for the verified method and conceptual framework applicable to use when dealing with a complex and elusive problem such […]

SUMMARY This article focuses on an architecture database management which explores new options and methods for displaying geographic location of documented works by means of map applications. The aim is to improve possibilities of locating architectural works documented in an architecture database and to allow more accurate and specific documentation of such works in particular. […]