Wednesday, February 19, 2020

5 Architectural Fails

Tacoma Narrows Bridge, Tacoma, WA The Tacoma Narrows Bridge was a suspension bridge that connected the port city of Tacoma, WA, with the Kitsap Peninsula. It...

Devil’s Bridge (Rakotzbrücke) Germany

Devil's Bridge is a term applied to the dangerous looking bridges throughout primarily Europe that were built during the Medieval Time (1000-1600 A.D.). The...

The Top Influential Architecture Talks from “Ted Talks”

If you are looking to absorb some information regarding architecture right now then watch the following videos of amazing people talking about amazing things!...

Historical and Architectural Significance of Crown Hall by Mies van der Rohe

Crown Hall can be seen as a masterpiece by Mies van der Rohe because it expresses all of Mies’ philosophies he gained over time...

Controversal Destruction of Lanthrop Public Housing Chicago

History During the lowest points of the Great Depression livable affordable housing was in high demand. During this time federal government decided to build a much needed...

Is a Fixer Upper Right For You?

Fixing up old homes can bring joy and feeling of accomplishment, but for some it can turn into a real disaster. Your result will...

Abandoned Hospital Beelitz-Heilstätten Morgue, Berlin, Germany

This may just be the most beautiful abandoned hospital in the world. Actually, it is, according the officials at Urban Splatter. Urban explorers travel from all...

Once a Home, Now just Abandoned Mess

// // Once a Home, Ohio Perhaps the most stunning thing about this abandoned home in Pike County, Ohio is the surprisingly massive pile of...

Sandra Bullock New Orleans Victorian House

Sandra Bullock purchased this New Orleans Victorian Goth house in 2007. The title of the property is Koch-Mays House. Even back then the architects...

Gdansk Poland Town Hall Architecture

Overall height: 83.45 m Floors: 5 Start of construction: 1346 The main town hall in Gdansk is a Gothic - Renaissance style, situated at the junction of...

A Different view of Church Ceilings (Panoramas)

Photographer- Richard Silver takes us on a tour of magnificently designed church ceilings around NYC. Each photo is a vertical panorama consisting of 6-10 photos...

Roman Mosaic Found Under Farmer’s Field

A massive pool-side mosaic displaying elaborate geometrical designs has been discovered in the southern part of Turkey, exposing the far-reaching influence of the Roman...

Ponte Vecchio Florence, Italy

The Ponte Vecchio Bridge (Old Bridge) was constructed in 1345 over the Arno Rive in Florence, Italy. As you can see from the images, the bridge...

Stalin’s Seven Sisters in Moscow

Stalin's Seven Sisters building is a nickname given to the building in Moscow Russia. The building is a prime example of Stalinist Architecture. The...