Authorit in Architecture and Architectural Criticisrn

  • Sana Sati Abbas
  • suha Hassan Al-Dahui
Keywords: Authorit in Architecture


Many ol criticism studies have focused on the concept of aurhority . These studies vary in
their intentions, about the type of authority , according to their theoretical criticism direcrions.
Also they varied in their disciplines, from lhe attention to the author, to co,nplete care to the text;
eventually they transferred to the reader in thc last decade of the t\\'entieth century .The research
problem rvas "There is no conrprehensive image about the concept ofauthority in Architecture
and specially in Academic architectural criticisnr". This study aims to define the specialty of
authority in architecture and architectural criticisnr .The research hl,pothesis rvas " the authority
in architecture is convenient have rnultiple resources ,meanings ,and disciplines of enfolding. tt is
appear in the text exhibited to criticism through external items expresses the era and the rules of
art. The methodology of the research is based on(theoretical study rvhich defines the theorctical
framework for authority concept in architecture and architectural criticisrn in general and
practical study rvhich investigated a group of academic critics, about the item ofthe framervork
.The results obtained are analyzed to reach to the conclusions about the lraqi specialty ofauthority
in architeclure and architectural criticism .Research findings u,as (rhe authority in architecture
and criticism is convenient, its resource is the text, includes many meaning. the most lamous is
the creativity . the elfects and the superiority .l he authority emerges in exhibitions, local and
international competitions, and in the students producls .The authority depends on some means,
the most famous are .the designers continuous encouragement .grades gir en . and the explanation.
in order to produce products responding to the era , through dealing u,ith rhe design process, and
the context used).


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Abbas, S. S. and Al-Dahui, suha H. (1) “Authorit in Architecture and Architectural Criticisrn ”, Iraqi Journal of Architecture and Planning, 7(1). doi: 10.36041/iqjap.v7i1.387.
General Architecture: Theory, Design, Methods

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