DOI Number : 10.5614/itbj.vad.2009.3.1.2
Hits : 15

Pengaruh Modernisme terhadap Aplikasi Ragam Hias pada Desain Masjid Salman-ITB Karya Ahmad Noe’man

Achmad Haldani Destiarmand

1KK Kriya dan Tradisi Fakultas Seni Rupa dan Desain-ITB, Indonesia
Email : jakagledeg@super.com


Abstract. This research focuses on Achmad Noeman’s views on the ornaments in Masjid Salman of ITB, which he designed in 1959. The research explores the socio- historical context of a designed artifact. The object was chosen due to preliminary observation and prescribed assumption that the role of ornaments in Noeman’s mosque design were strongly reduced and differed compare to those of traditional mosque designs. Ornaments that used to be the heart of Islamic Art were no longer as vital and important in Noeman’s mosque design. Accordingly, there should be reasons behind Noeman’s mosque design that link him to the spirit of that time. The design of Masjid Salman exposes Achmad Noeman’s strong determination in accomodating the popularity style of modernism that expose simplicity and functionality of an object; although as a moslem architect he had exposed to the more contempative and transcendent ways of object’s aesthetics. Yet, he had not lost his spiritual touch, althoughhis Masjid Salman design is more into secular views of modernism. Based on observation of Noeman’s works, it can be deduced that spirit of the time was influential in the design of modern mosque in Indonesia—as shown in Masjid Salman and Grand Masjid of Istiqlal in Jakarta. However, the shifting of Achmad Noeman’s works to embrace modernism was not just results of mere copy-cat of a style but it came through a deep and inner contemplation of Achmad Noeman as an individual and academician architect.

Keywords: masjid; modernism; ornaments; style.

Download Article
 
Bahasa Indonesia | English
 
 
 

Notification:

Begin on 10 October 2014 this website is no longer activated for article process in Journal of Mathematical and Fundamental Sciences, Journal of Engineering and Technological Sciences, Journal of ICT Research and Applications and Journal of Visual Art and Design. The next process will be proceeded under new website at http://journals.itb.ac.id.

For detail information please contact us to: journal@lppm.itb.ac.id.

 
       
       
       ITB Journal Visitor Number #12731035       
       Jl. Tamansari 64, Bandung 40116, Indonesia Visitor IP Address #       
       Tel : +62-22-250 1759 ext. 121 © 2011 Institut Teknologi Bandung       
       Fax : +62-22-250 4010, +62-22-251 1215 XHTML + CSS + RSS       
       E-mail : journal@lppm.itb.ac.id or proceedings@lppm.itb.ac.id Developed by AVE