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Aesthetics in Structures


Chandana Kulasuriya

Open University, LK
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BA-Fine Arts & Philosophy, MEng.-Struct. Eng., CEng., Chartered Civil Engineer, MIE (SL), MCSA

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This paper describes the fact that 'aesthetics of structures' is related to various aesthetic concepts, styles, movements, theories and also with the technical considerations. Further, it also describes that all the above-mentioned considerations have roots in the fundamental philosophical models of aesthetics. It also discusses the application of geometric theories and structural theories in achieving aesthetics of structures.
How to Cite: Kulasuriya, C., 2005. Aesthetics in Structures. Engineer: Journal of the Institution of Engineers, Sri Lanka, 38(3), pp.45–59. DOI:
Published on 23 Jul 2005.
Peer Reviewed


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