Belief Systems and Urbanism

Belief Systems and Urbanism

Delving into the human centric approach of an inclusive environment through design, beliefs and cultural heritage.
The intersectionality and imprint of history, diaspora and spirituality.

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We seldom account for the beliefs systems groups have, and the impact it has on our relationship to the spaces around us. For thousands of years, symbolism and architecture have cemented power, status or a connection to a higher purpose. From the ancient architecture of the holy lands, to the spiritual connection human has to land. We explore how these beliefs, systems and religions have influenced modern day design, interaction and society and, how we can design sustainable, safe and sociable communities.

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We seldom account for the beliefs systems groups have, and the impact it has on our relationship to the spaces around us. For thousands of years, symbolism and architecture have cemented power, status or a connection to a higher purpose. From the ancient architecture of the holy lands, to the spiritual connection human has to land. We explore how these beliefs, systems and religions have influenced modern day design, interaction and society and, how we can design sustainable, safe and sociable communities.

Sarwat Tasneem

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