... city’s best spiritual spaces this
building could not be omitted.
The complex was awarded an
NZIA Silver Medal in 1969 and
a NZIA 25 Year Award in 1995.
The citation for the later read:
“This important community
and school building continues
to show an enduring design
quality. It was described in the ...
... Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) – the third president of the United States, classically educated in many
languages, cultures, and in the fine arts. Jefferson was involved in law, politics, and architecture starting in his
late-teens/early twenties. Jefferson was a perfectionist who maintained an obsess ...
... • The Maya are known for
many things, such as,
mathematics, food, and,
architecture. Some of the
ranges from small huts, to
large houses, to beautiful,
... began incorporating many Modernist elements into his homes by the 1930s. By the
late ‘40s, the technology had improved to the point that architects could develop and
evolve the style into an early Mid-Century Modernist style.
Russian architecture follows a tradition whose roots were established in the Eastern Slavic state of Kievan Rus'. After the fall of Kiev, Russian architectural history continued in the principalities of Vladimir-Suzdal, Novgorod, the succeeding states of the Tsardom of Russia, the Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the modern Russian Federation.