Art and Design, Vol. 1, Issue 2, Dec  2018, Pages 69-77; DOI: 10.31058/j.ad.2018.12007 10.31058/j.ad.2018.12007

An Analysis of Yongding Hakka Earth Building as Regional Success Design Model

Art and Design, Vol. 1, Issue 2, Dec  2018, Pages 69-77.

DOI: 10.31058/j.ad.2018.12007

Xu Jing 1*

1 College of Fine Arts, Jimei University, Xiamen, China

Received: 7 December 2018; Accepted: 18 December 2018; Published: 24 December 2018

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Abstract

Theory that man is an integral part of nature as an important concept of Chinese traditional culture has deeply integrated into all aspects of the Chinese nation. The nature stated in the sentence means the natural law (with reference to the book The Mystery of the Book of Changes written by Zeng Shiqiang), Theory that man is an integral part of nature is that human beings conform to the nature and the laws of nature and are specifically in harmony with the region. The architectural pattern of the World Cultural Heritage Yongding Hakka Earth Building is a model of successful design based on the characteristics of the region. Therefore, this paper discusses from the perspectives of its materials, location and background.

Keywords

Earth Building, Hakka, Architecture, Materials, Site Selection, Time and Space

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