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Architecture and Why Its Relevant

Architecture Is More Necessary than you Think Architecture is an art and science involving the design and planning of the built world. No matter where...

Modern or Contemporary Architecture, What’s the Difference?

The difference between modern and contemporary styles in terms of architecture is simpler than you might think. Chances are you are here because you...

Futuristic Architecture of the Lloyds of London Building

Intro to the Vision of the Architect - Why Cover Up? The Lloyds Building located in London is also referred to the "inside out building"...

Examples of Art Deco in Architecture

Examples of Art Deco in Architecture The artistic/architectural era called art deco evolved from France after WWI. Technological advancements brought the demand for fast production...

Architecture Occupation – Outlook for the Future

// // Personal Experience so Far: I recently visited Illinois Institute of Technology's architecture department, and was quite impressed. I enjoy the close proximity to the city...

Best Architecture Schools of 2012

The supply/demand for new architects in America has changed drastically in the last few years. After 2008 a lot of careers took a cut, but most...

Best Frank Lloyd Wright Quotes

Frank Lloyd Wright was a revolutionary architect that implemented contemporary designs incorporating environment into his designs. He was also a great writer. Here are some of...

Architecture Terms Used Within the Site

Not everyone is familiar with some of the vocabulary used within this website and hopefully these definitions will help you in the future. If...