Jurnal Bahasa Rupa
Vol. 6 No. 1 (2022): Jurnal Bahasa Rupa Oktober 2022

Desain Aplikasi Virtual Reality sebagai Upaya untuk Mengenalkan Sejarah Artefak Di Masjid Agung Demak

Auria Yogananti (Universitas Dian Nuswantoro)
Noor Hasyim (Universitas Dian Nuswantoro)

Article Info

Publish Date
28 Oct 2022


The Great Mosque of Demak is one of evidence of Demak Kingdom in Indonesia that plays an important role in the spread of Islam in Java. The Great Mosque of Demak have a variety of objects and artifacts including four of main pillars from Walisongo, Pillars of Tatal, Dampar Kencana Majapahit, Bledheg doors, Candrasengkala at leading prayer place, pillar given by Majapahit on the porch of the mosque.  All of these artifacts have unique history and stories told by generations. However, due to pop culture, those history and stories have begun to be forgotten mostly by teenagers in Demak. Design virtual reality application was created to provide information of artifacts so that it can attract the attention of Demak teenagers. The qualitative method is used with observation, interviews, documentation, and literature study. As for designing the virtual reality application using the Multimedia Development Life Circle (MDLC) method. This research produces a virtual reality application that contains history and stories of artifacts. Digitizing history and stories about artifacts have became one of the efforts to preserve the history and stories so it can remain to sustain especially for the youth community in Demak.

Copyrights © 2022

Journal Info





Arts Humanities


Jurnal Bahasa Rupa telah terindeks pada: Google Scholar dan One Search Indonesia. Isi artikel Jurnal Bahasa Rupa meliputi ontologi keilmuan, epistemologi dan aksiologi Desain Komunikasi Visual (DKV) dan Multimedia, meliputi: (a) semiotika visual, (b) ikonografi, (c) ilustrasi, (d) tipografi, (e) ...