The Impacts of Sustainable Residential Interior Space on Inhabitant’s Emotions
Focusing on inhabitant’s climate comfort causes the neglect of personal and aesthetic factors that have effects on emotions and psychological comfort. Blindly adhering to sustainable design principles regardless of the basic architectural design parameters cause similar interior spaces in today’s housing of Iran. Interior space form is one the main design factors that has some effects on inhabitant’s emotions. It is a correlation research to study inhabitant’s emotions towards sustainable interior space by focusing on interior form. It illustrates that form can consider as an influential factor in creating and improving sustainable conditions according to inhabitant’s emotions.
© 2016. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies, Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.
Keywords: Sustainable interior design; emotion; shape; PAD
Abdel-Hadi, Aleya. (2012). Culture, quality of life, globalization and beyond. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 50, 11-19.
Adnan, Faridah, & Yunus, Rodzyah Mohd. (2012). The Influence of Curvilinear Architectural Forms on Environment-Behaviour. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 49, 341-349.
Aiken, Nancy. (2013). Aesthetics and Evolution. Aisthesis. Pratiche, linguaggi e saperi dell’estetico, 6(2), 61-73.
Baggs, Sydney A, & Baggs, Joan Constance. (2004). The healthy house: Dual Harmony Publishers.
Bradley, Margaret M, & Lang, Peter J. (1994). Measuring emotion: the self-assessment manikin and the semantic differential. Journal of behavior therapy and experimental psychiatry, 25(1), 49-59.
Ching, Francis DK, & Binggeli, Corky. (2012). Interior design illustrated: John Wiley & Sons.
Dazkir, Sibel Seda. (2009). Emotional effect of curvilinear vs. rectilinear forms of furniture in interior settings.
Devlin, Kimberly, & Nasar, Jack L. (1989). The beauty and the beast: Some preliminary comparisons of ‘high’versus ‘popular’residential architecture and public versus architect judgments of same. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 9(4), 333-344.
El-Zeiny, Rasha Mahmoud Ali. (2012). Biomimicry as a Problem Solving Methodology in Interior Architecture. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 50, 502-512.
Gifford, Robert. (2007). Environmental psychology and sustainable development: Expansion, maturation, and challenges. Journal of Social Issues, 63(1), 199-212.
Giurea, Diana. (2014). A Didactic Method for Transposing Natural Forms in Architecture. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 116, 3165-3168.
Haddad, Robert. (2014). Research and Methodology for Interior Designers. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 122, 283-291.
Hensel, Michael. (2008). Performance‐Orientated Design Precursors and Potentials. Architectural design, 78(2), 48-53.
Horayangkura, Vimolsiddhi. (2012). Incorporating environment-behavior knowledge into the design process: An Elusive Challenge for Architects in the 21st Century. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 50, 30-41.
Iravani, Houtan, Etessam, Iraj, Masoud, Mohammad, & Mofidi, SM. (2009). The Role of Wind and Natural Ventilation in the Vernacular Architecture of Zavareh. International Journal of Ventilation, 8(2), 175-186.
Kamil, Muhammad Jameel Mohamed, & Abidin, Shahriman Zainal. (2013). Unconscious Human Behavior at Visceral Level of Emotional Design. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 105, 149-161.
Karslı, Umut Tuğlu. (2015). Factors Influencing Function and form Decisions of Interior Architectural Design Studio Students. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 174, 1090-1098.
Kline, Rex B. (2010). Principles and practice of structural equation modeling (3rd ed.). New York: Guilford Press.
Krukaset, Preechaya, & Sahachaisaeree, Nopadon. (2010). Design elements communicate on issues of the environmental conscious concept. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 5, 1262-1266.
Kukhta, Maria, & Pelevin, Yevgeniy. (2015). The Specifics of Creating Emotional Comfort by Means of Modern Design. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 166, 199-203.
LEED. (2009). Green Building Design and Construction (2009 ed.): LEED.
Mahdavinejad, Mohammadjavad, Bahtooei, Raha, Hosseinikia, Seyyed Mohammadmahdi, Bagheri, Mahsa, Motlagh, Ayoob Aliniaye, & Farhat, Fatemeh. (2014). Aesthetics and Architectural Education and Learning Process. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 116, 4443-4448.
Marcus, Clare Cooper. (2006). House as a mirror of self: Exploring the deeper meaning of home: Nicolas-Hays, Inc.
Noiprawat, Nipattha, & Sahachaisaeree, Nopadon. (2012). Interior Environment Enhancing Physical Treatment: A Case of Child Autistic Medical Development. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 38, 108-113.
Pardalos, S.Th. Rassia and P.M. (2012). Sustainable Environmental Design in Architecture: Impacts on Health: Springer.
Roelfsema, Pieter R, Scholte, H Steven, & Spekreijse, Henk. (1999). Temporal constraints on the grouping of contour segments into spatially extended objects. Vision Research, 39(8), 1509-1529.
Russell, James A, & Mehrabian, Albert. (1977). Evidence for a three-factor theory of emotions. Journal of research in Personality, 11(3), 273-294.
Shepley, Makdelle McCuskey. (2005). SPATIAL-VERSUS OBJECT-ORIENTED ARCHITECTURAL ENVIRONMENTS: PREFERENCE AND PERCEPTION 1. Perceptual and motor skills, 101(1), 149-162.
Sufar, Suhaila, Talib, Anuar, & Hambali, Haris. (2012). Towards a Better Design: Physical Interior Environments of Public Libraries in Peninsular Malaysia. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 42, 131-143.
Valdez, Patricia, & Mehrabian, Albert. (1994). Effects of color on emotions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 123(4), 394.
Wardono, Prabu, Hibino, Haruo, & Koyama, Shinichi. (2012). Effects of interior colors, lighting and decors on perceived sociability, emotion and behavior related to social dining. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 38, 362-372.
Woodcraft, Saffron. (2012). Social sustainability and new communities: Moving from concept to practice in the UK. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 68, 29-42.
Yalçin, Meryem. (2015). “Exploratory” and “Descriptive” Aspects of Environmental Psychology Course within the Interior Design Education. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 174, 3531-3541.
How to Cite
eISSN: 2398-4287 © Year. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.