V.I. Yovlev graduated from the Ural Branch of Moscow Architectural Institute in 1972.
He has an academic degree as Candidate of Architecture. He is a Professor, Head of the
department Principles of Architectural Design, and member of the Russian Architectural
Association. He had been an editor-in chief of the architectural journal
"Architecton" in 1992-1996.
V.I. Yovlev has had several design works and about 100 written works published, for example Ecopsychology for Architects (textbook Ekaterinburg, 1996, 302 p.); Chronotopogenetics in Architecture (article in: Architectura, Semiotics, and Social Sciences.-Barcelona, Edicons UPS, 1997).
His scientific interests include ecological psychology in architecture, theory of architectural education, composition, and semiotics.
Architectural Chronotope and Sign. In: Semiotique de l'espace (red. A. Barabanov). Ekaterinbourg: Architecton. 1999.
A.E. Korotkovsky´s Conception of Architectural Form and Creative Work. In: Semiotique de l'espace (red. A.Barabanov). Ekaterinbourg: Architecton. 1999.
Towards an ecological approach to sign processes. In: Sign Processes in Complex Systems. Materials of the 7th International Congress of the International Association for Semiotic Studies (IASS/AIS). TU Dresden. 1999.
The structure of a new architectural awareness. Abstracts and thesis to the
International Congress "The Future of the Architect (Mind, Land, Society)",
Barcelona, Ed. de la Universitat Politecnia de Catalunia, 2000.
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