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Manifesto of Architectural Theory Murder

                                                               By Pratiwo

This paper will discuss the process of architectural theory murder in Indonesia and the narrowing of meaning, from interpretive meaning becomes meaningless literal form.1)

The process of murder  revealed in four scenarios; The first relates to the elimination of human memory as a dynamo of theory and the second is a denial to the reality of living space. The third scenario talks about the process of killing the creativity of architecture. The last is the murder scenario of architectural ideology.


1) Theory of architecture is the art of building and urban planning, which becomes one with the history of architecture. Because the theory of architecture can be understood as a living drama. In this case, it is  a drama about a murder.

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