1st International Conference on Science and Technology, ICOST 2019, 2-3 May, Makassar, Indonesia

Research Article

Transformation Form in Banua Layuk Mamasa Based on Linguistic Analogy

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.2-5-2019.2284621,
        author={Wasilah  Wasilah and Andi  Hildayanti},
        title={Transformation Form in Banua Layuk Mamasa Based on Linguistic Analogy},
        proceedings={1st International Conference on Science and Technology, ICOST 2019, 2-3 May, Makassar, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={ICOST},
        year={2019},
        month={6},
        keywords={architectural linguistic analogy building form traditional houses banua layuk},
        doi={10.4108/eai.2-5-2019.2284621}
    }
    
  • Wasilah Wasilah
    Andi Hildayanti
    Year: 2019
    Transformation Form in Banua Layuk Mamasa Based on Linguistic Analogy
    ICOST
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.2-5-2019.2284621
Wasilah Wasilah1,*, Andi Hildayanti1
  • 1: Departement of Architecture, Faculty of Science and Technology, Universitas Islam Negeri Alauddin Makassar, Indonesia. 92113
*Contact email: wasilah@uin-alauddin.ac.id

Abstract

Aim of this research is to interpret the architectural meaning in Banua Layuk Mamasa based on linguistic analogy. This traditional architecture is closely related to the philosophy or meaning either in form or ornament of the building. This research practice phenomenological analysis method with theoretical approach. Therefore, architecture linguistic study in Banua Layuk is according to three interpretation model, grammatical model, expressionist, and semiotic model. Architectural knowledge with philosophy and meaning in Banua Layuk house would become a comprehensive learning media for the next generation. The result explained that the Banua Layuk Mamasa form is determined by topography and climate condition considerations. Form transformational phase practiced with trial and error method to acquire a perfect form. Banua Layuk have a capability to create a harmony with nature, nondestructive and adopt the environmental condition, and integration that creates a harmony. Banua Layuk form transformation relates on the philosophy and life principles of Mamasa society, reflects on the Banua Layuk elements, such as the building form, rooms organization, and element that creates a space.