About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Arsitektur Komposisi adalah wadah menghimpun dan mengkomunikasikan hasil-hasil penelitian dan konsep-konsep ilmiah serta pengetahuan dalam bidang arsitektur dan lingkungan buatan manusia berwujud artikel yang ditulis berdasarkan penelitian: artikel hasil penelitian, artikel tentang ide-ide (gagasan konseptual), tinjauan tentang proses penelitian, tinjauan buku-buku baru, tulisan tentang arsitek dan pemikirannya, serta karya ilmiah lain yang berhubungan dengan fenomena arsitektur.

ARTIKEL ILMIAH. Bagian ini menjadi wadah untuk menghimpun dan mengkomunikasikan berbagai artikel ilmiah terkait arsitektur yang ditulis berdasarkan penelitian, baik berbasis skripsi, tesis maupun disertasi serta penelitian-penelitian ilmiah lainnya. Artikel ilmiah juga menerima tulisan terkait dengan proses dan hasil desain dalam praktek arsitektur oleh seorang arsitek, tim arsitek atau komunitas. Panjang tulisan 10-15 halaman spasi tunggal.

TINJAUAN BUKU (Book Review). Bagian ini mewadahi tulisan tentang tinjauan buku baru, yang memberi wawasan kepada sidang pembaca untuk tertarik memahami pemikiran dalam buku baru. Buku baru yang ditinjau adalah buku-buku yang terkait dengan dunia arsitektur, memperkaya serta mengambangkan praktek maupun teori dalama dunia arsitektur. Panjang tulisan maksimum 1 halaman spasi tunggal.

GAGASAN KONSEPTUAL juga diwadahi dalam Jurnal Arsitektur KOMPOSISI. Bagian ini mewadahi gagasan-gagasan konseptual dari kalangan arsitektur maupun non arsitektur yang memperkaya dan mengembangkan dunia arsitektur secara luas, baik bersifat teoritis maupun praktis. Panjang tulisan 3-5 halaman spasi tunggal.

REVIEW PENELITIAN. Bagian ini menampung tulisan tentang tinjauan penelitian arsitektural yang bermanfaat memperkaya dan mengembangkan penelitian-penelitian dalam arsitektur. Fokusnya, mendeskripsikan arsitek dan dunia penelitian yang dikerjakan oleh para arsitek untuk meningkatkan kualitas karya dan mengembangkan ilmu arsitektur. Panjang tulisan maksimum 1 halaman spasi tunggal.

Tulisan tentang ARSITEK DAN PEMIKIRANNYA juga layak diterbitkan dalam Jurnal Arsitektur KOMPOSISI. Bagian ini digunakan untuk menampung tulisan tentang tokoh arsitek dan buah pemikirannya, yang ditulis berdasarkan proses ilmiah dan bertujuan memperkaya khasanah tokoh dan pemikiran arsitektural. Tokoh arsitektur berasal dari dalam negeri maupun luar negeri dan bersifat unik dalam konteks sejarah arsitektur. Panjang tulisan 3-5 halaman spasi tunggal.


KOMPOSISI Architecture Journal is a forum to collect and communicate research results and scientific concepts and knowledge in the field of architecture and man-made environments in the form of articles written based on research: articles from research, articles on ideas (conceptual ideas), reviews of processes research, review of new books, writings on architects and their thoughts, and other scientific works related to architectural phenomena.

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES. This section becomes a forum to gather and communicate various scientific articles related to architecture written based on research, both thesis-based, thesis and dissertation-based and other scientific studies. Scientific articles also accept writings related to the process and design results in architectural practice by an architect, architect team or community. The writing length is 10-15 single-spaced pages.

BOOK REVIEW (Book Review). This section accommodates writings on new book reviews, which give insight to the readers to be interested in understanding the thoughts in the new book. New books reviewed are books related to the world of architecture, enriching and developing practices and theories in the world of architecture. The maximum writing length is 1 single space page.

CONCEPTUAL IDEAS is also contained in the KOMPOSISI Architecture Journal. This section accommodates conceptual ideas from architecture and non-architectural circles that enrich and develop the world of architecture extensively, both theoretical and practical. The length of writing is 3-5 single-spaced pages.

RESEARCH REVIEW. This section accommodates writings on architectural research reviews that are useful in enriching and developing architectural research. The focus is to describe the architect and world of research done by architects to improve the quality of work and develop architectural science. The maximum writing length is 1 single space page.

The writing about ARCHITECTS AND THEIR THOUGHTS is also worthy of being published in the KOMPOSISI Architecture Journal. This section is used to accommodate writing about the architect's character and the fruit of his thoughts, which are written based on a scientific process and aim to enrich the repertoire of figures and architectural thinking. Architectural figures come from within the country and abroad and are unique in the context of architectural history. The length of writing is 3-5 single-spaced pages.

Peer Review Process

Naskah yang masuk akan ditinjau (review) oleh reviewer secara "blind review". Hasil review akan diberitahukan kepada penulis melalui email. Jika ada perbaikan, penulis wajib melakukan revisi sesuai dengan saran, masukan, koreksi atau catatan dari reviewer. Setelah redaksi menerima naskah telah direvisi, jika memenuhi syarat segera diterbitkan. Apabila masih belum memenuhi syarat, naskah akan dikembalikan lagi dan penulis diminta merevisi sampai memenuhi syarat untuk diterbitkan.

The submitted script will be reviewed by the reviewer in a "blind review". The results of the review will be notified to the author via email. If there are improvements, the author must make revisions in accordance with the suggestions, inputs, corrections or notes from the reviewer. After the editor receives the revised manuscript, if it meets the requirements immediately issued. If it still does not meet the requirements, the text will be returned again and the author is asked to revise it until it meets the requirements for publication.

Publication Frequency

Jurnal Arsitektur Komposisi terbit dua kali setahun pada bulan April dan Oktober. Satu volume jurnal terdiri atas 6 edisi dan satu edisi terdiri atas 5-6 naskah.

Komposisi Architecture Journal is published twice a year in April and October. One volume of the journal consists of 6 editions and one edition consisting of 5-6 articles..

Open Access Policy

Jurnal Arsitektur Komposisi memberikan akses terbuka langsung ke konten artikel berdasarkan prinsip hasil penelitian tersedia secara bebas untuk kalangan luas yang ditujukan untuk mendukung pertukaran pengetahuan global yang lebih besar.

Komposisi Architecture Journal provides direct open access to article content based on freely available research principles for the broader audience aimed at supporting greater global knowledge exchange.


It is necessary to agree upon common standards of expected ethical behavior for all parties involved in the act of publishing: the author, the journal editor, the peer reviewer and the publisher.
Fair play.
An editor at any time evaluate manuscripts for their intellectual content without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship, or political philosophy of the authors.
The editor and any editorial staff must not disclose any information about a submitted manuscript to anyone other than the corresponding author, reviewers, potential reviewers, other editorial advisers, and the publisher, as appropriate.
Disclosure and conflicts of interest.
Unpublished materials disclosed in a submitted manuscript must not be used in an editor's own research without the express written consent of the author. Privileged information or ideas obtained through peer review must be kept confidential and not used for personal advantage. Reviewers should not consider manuscripts in which they have conflicts of interest resulting from competitive, collaborative, or other relationships or connections with any of the authors, companies, or institutions connected to the papers.
Any selected referee who feels unqualified to review the research reported in a manuscript or knows that its prompt review will be impossible should notify the editor and excuse himself from the review process.
Any manuscripts received for review must be treated as confidential documents. They must not be shown to or discussed with others except as authorized by the editor.
Standards of Objectivity.
Reviews should be conducted objectively. Personal criticism of the author is inappropriate. Referees should express their views clearly with supporting arguments.
Acknowledgement of Sources.
Reviewers should identify relevant published work that has not been cited by the authors. Any statement that an observation, derivation, or argument had been previously reported should be accompanied by the relevant citation. A reviewer should also call to the editor's attention any substantial similarity or overlap between the manuscript under consideration and any other published paper of which they plagiarism indicated.
Reporting Standards.
Authors of reports of original research should present an accurate account of the work performed as well as an objective discussion of its significance. Underlying data should be represented accurately in the paper. A paper should contain sufficient detail and references to permit others to replicate the work. Fraudulent or knowingly inaccurate statements constitute unethical behavior and are unacceptable.
Data Access and Retention.
Authors are asked to provide the raw data in connection with a paper for editorial review, and should be prepared to provide public access to such data (consistent with the ALPSP-STM Statement on Data and Databases), if practicable, and should in any event be prepared to retain such data for a reasonable time after publication.


Jurnal Arsitektur Komposisi provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. Jurnal Arsitektur KOMPOSISI will not charge subscription or access fees. Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of all articles in Jurnal Arsitektur Komposisi without any commercial intention.

Benefits of open access for authors, include:

  • 1. Free access for all users worldwide;
  • 2. Authors retain copyright to their work;
  • 3. Increased visibility and readership;
  • 4. Rapid publication;
  • 5. No spatial constraints.
Jurnal Arsitektur KOMPOSISI also operates under the Creative Commons Licence (CC-BY-NC-SA 4.0). This allows for the reproduction of articles, free of charge, for non-commercial use only and with the appropriate citation information. All authors publishing with the Jurnal Arsitektur KOMPOSISI accept these as the terms of publication.
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Plagiarism Policy. The authors should ensure that they have written entirely original works, and if the authors have used the work and/or words of others that this has been appropriately cited or quoted.
Multiple, Redundant or Concurrent Publication. An author should not in general publish manuscripts describing essentially the same research in more than one journal or primary publication. Submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable. Jurnal Arsitektur KOMPOSISI will actively check for plagiarism with the support of PLAGIARISM DETECTOR Pro Software.


Program Studi Arsitektur, Fakultas Teknik, Universitas Atma Jaya Yogyakarta, Jl. Babarsari 44, Yogyakarta 55281, INDONESIA.

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