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“The dream is a fragment of involuntary psychic activity just conscious enough to be reproducible in the waking state. The method of interpreting dreams would be to predict future happenings by recording images of the dream in a dream book and to verify the interpretation by subsequent events, assuming of course that the meaning of dreams lies in their anticipation of the future.
The Diagram below is an interpretation of Dante’s Hell in Plan View. Dante’s extensive use of symbolism will form an example of how I am planning to employ similar methods to develop a design project that follows a specific narrative to explore how symbolism in architecture can be used to celebrate an areas cultural identity and tradition through local myths.