Postgraduate Research Student Profiles

Ray Stevens

Space, Time & the Human Margin: A Way of Understanding Spatial & Temporal Symbolism in Sacred Architecture Through Participation

One way of understanding sacred architecture is from an understanding of space and time and how the 'philosophia perennis' can be symbolised in architecture. Parallel with this enquiry will be an examination of how participation reinforces meaning. However, this phenomenological approach must be within the traditional view of the sacred.