The 16 Buildings Most Revered By Architects The World Over
When one of these world's most well-respected business publications asked a range of architects about their favorite buildings, a clear pattern began to emerge. Clean lines, a beautiful aesthetic and an iconic quality are all present in the 16 buildings they picked out in their final selection.
So this is How a Day as an Ancient Greek Architect Was!
Looking at them today, we wonder how the skilled architects from that age would have made these structures. Well, this video will certainly help. Here, you will get to delve inside the life of an ancient Greek architect and understand how exactly they worked.
These Nature Loving Architects Built AROUND the Trees...
Instead of giving the trees the chop, these thoughtful architects decided to incorporate the trees on site into the design of the buildings. The results are fascinating - a stylish balance of nature and urbanization. A playground where climbing the tree is expected.
13 Incredible & Intricate Homes of Animal Architects
From the ancient Egyptians and Chinese, through Michelangelo and Thomas Jefferson, humanity’s history has been full of great architects and architecture.
Gaudi: the Iconic Architect That Made Buildings Look Alive
To this day, hundreds of architects, engineers and builders are toiling away to finish Gaudi’s final grand creation, the tallest church on the entire planet, the Sagrada Familia . Join us on our journey through the great modernist architect’s life and admire some of his glorious masterpieces.
This Architect Made the Wildest Most Eccentric Buildings
Friedensteich Hundertwasser was an Austrian architect like no other. He lived a colorful life and had a unique aesthetic, described by some as Dr. Seuss-like or phantasmagoric. He began his career as an artist and became an architect when he was 55.
These Architects Should Really Rethink Their Career Choice
The architects probably got fired, we hope. But you have to wonder, was no-one paying attention during construction? TTS [related_articles] H/T: acidcow.com When Construction Goes Wrong photos, funny, humanity, construction, mistakes, human error, oops Somebody messed up big time.
These Ancient Roman Buildings Amaze Architects to This Day
The architects of Ancient Greece and Rome laid the groundwork for modern city building, devising such key concepts as the arch, the column, and they even invented concrete. Just think about it, some of the roads they built two thousand years ago are still used as such to this day!
These 18 Buildings Show Just How Artistic Some Architects Are
When you talk about artists, you usually think of painters, sculptors, dancers, singers, and even actors, but you’ll rarely hear anyone include architects.
15 Unique Buildings By Famed Architect Frank Gehry
Born in Toronto in 1929, Frank Gehry has proved to be a whirling storm of creativity when it comes to architecture. Starting with a furniture line in the USA, he began to transform his own house, t..
The Narrowest House in the World?
Japanese architect Kota Mizuishi created this special triangular house for a family of 3. This unique narrow house actually has a kitchen, bathroom, 2 bedrooms, a playroom and a guest space, and is valued at around $200K.
24 Rooms in One Tiny Apartment!
Find out how an award winning Hong-Kong architect has managed to squeeze 24 rooms - including a home cinema and ''spa'' - into 344 square feet of apartment space! 24 Rooms in One Tiny Apartment!
The Narrowest Apartment in History - Incredible!
Polish architect Jakub Szczesny claims to have built the world’s narrowest house, just 122 centimetres across. The house is squeezed into an alleyway formed between a pre-World War II house and a modern apartment at Chlodna 22 Street and Zelazna 74 Street in the centre of Warsaw.
Brilliant Design: From Cement Factory to Stunning Home!
Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill stumbled upon an abandoned cement factory in 1973. While most people wouldn't have given it a second glance, Ricardo saw opportunity in the ruins. It was at that moment that la fábrica was born.
These Stunning Desserts Will Blow Your Mind
stunning, architect, unique, desserts, Dinara Kasko Dinara Kasko is an amazing artist who creates visually stunning desserts. These desserts are so beautiful you will not want to eat them.
A Bit of 20th Century Architecture with Frank Lloyd Wright
Fallingwater (By Daderot, Wikimedia Commons ) Designed and built in 1935, in southwestern Pennsylvania, this home is considered the ultimate display of organic architecture, and has been designated “the best all-time work of American architecture”, by the American Institute of Architects (AIA).
The Largest Ongoing Construction Projects in the World
These Majestic Megaprojects Are True Engineering Feats video, engineering, buildings, architecture, engineer, architect, impressive, Constructions, projects, breathtaking, construction site Take a look at some of the most remarkable ongoing mega construction projects that are sure to have a major impact
Check Out the Most Unusual Buildings From Around the World
The Designs of These Buildings Are Unique yet Wonderful buildings, architecture, architect, baba recommends, travel trips, unique places, famous art, Famous Sites, travel in the world, unique art This video explores some unique and magnificent buildings from all over the world.
How Architectural Wonders Looked Like During Construction
Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen designed the arch in 1947. Even today, the monument remains the tallest man-made structure in the Western Hemisphere. 5.
Best Futuristic Buildings Worldwide Everyone Should Know
The Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center Location: Baku, Azerbaijan Designed by: Zaha Hadid This masterpiece was created by the Iraqi-British celebrity architect Zaha Hadid.
There’s a Side to Michelangelo’s Artwork You’ve Never Seen
Michelangelo (born Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni) was a multifaceted Italian Renaissance artist, painter, architect, and poet, best known for his beautiful sculptures.
11 Architectural Masterpieces Worldwide Inspired by Nature
To see more photos of Sagrada Familia and read more about Antoni Gaudi, follow this link: Antoni Gaudi - the Life and Work of “God’s Architect” 2.
Creative Design Ideas For New Notre Dame Spire in Pictures
Studio Fuksas Studio Fuksas A architect couple from Italy, Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas, suggest adding a contemporary spire and roof made from Baccarat crystal to Notre Dame. The addition would be lit at night, giving an almost digital feel to it.
10 of the Most Outlandish Building Designs Ever Conceived
This design, created by a team of US architects, is aimed at preventing the desertification of Cairo. They will also encompass the ancient pyramids that lie in the area to protect them from further erosion.