Wednesday, September 18, 2019

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"...

Emperor Justinian 1 (Justinian the Great) Architectural Influence

Intro My intent for writing this post is to enlighten you on what I found thought provoking about the history of Justinian the Great, specifically...

Jenga Building Planned to be Constructed 56 Leonard Street

The reason I called this a jenga building was because of all the cantilever bulges coming out of the building. The sides of the...

Bodegas Ysios La Rioja Laguardia Álava Spain

This is not an ordinary winery, as you can see. Architect, Santiago Calatrava, included raw, natural materials into the design. Wood exterior brings a warm...

The Chicago Federal Building Was Replaced By a Black Box

The Chicago Federal Building in Chicago, Illinois was built between 1898 and 1905 for the function of housing the midwest's federal legal courts, primary...

The Most Expensive One Bedroom Apartment

Quiet a Large Price Tag for a One Bedroom Apartment You would think a one bed room apartment would be very cheap and a real...

Reed Kroloff on Modern and Romantic Architecture World Trade Center

Reed Kroloff gives us another view for judging new architecture: is it modern, or is it romantic? Look for inspirational images from two leading...

Firework Show or Building? The Taipei 101 Building

The Taipei 101 formerly know as the Taipei World Financial Center was constructed in 2004 while construction started in 1999. It remained the tallest building from...

City destinations for architecture enthusiasts

For those who arrange their vacation itineraries around the appreciation of architecture, here are three cities that score highly on the world’s list as...

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...

AT&T Stadium (Home of the NFL Cowboys) Architecture, Texas

The AT&T Stadium is the most expensive sports complex in the world. Originally estimated to cost $650 million, the stadium's current construction cost was $1.15...

Sydney Opera House Architecture

The Sydney Opera House is located in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It was opened on October 20th 1973 an exists to be a great...

A Look Into Amazon’s Giant Storage Warehouses

You might wonder where the millions of items you see on amazon.com come from. The world's largest online store has multiple gigantic warehouses strategically placed near...

Space Needle Observation Tower, Seattle Washington

The Space Needle observation tower located in Seattle Washington. The building/tower is an official landmark of the Pacific Northwest and an icon of Seattle....