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Architectural design between 300-725 C.E.

April 3, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

In 313 the Emperor Constantine successfully introduced Christianity as the official religion of the Roman Empire and for the first time the young faith was able to exist without the threat of persecution . Almost immediately , Christianity became a public institution and with its new status came a degree of stability and authority . …

Between the wars in the twentieth century there was a body of work that

April 3, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

ARCHITECHTURE Architecture has predominantly swayed the world in the Prism of its own unique style and patterns depicting the erstwhile social and cultural life and bestowing Nations with the ornaments of crowning glory and Pride . The word `architect ‘ itself is most probably derived from the Greek word Arkhitekton , simply means `chief builder …

Thenian Acropolis

April 2, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

Athenian Acropolis The Ancient Greece of the Classical period is a period characterized by close link between religion and politics . Unlike in the present days there was no division between church and state during their time . As a matter of fact , the first temples were constructed to accommodate religious cults . It …

Art and power

April 1, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

Art and Power 2006 Art and Power Often in dictatorial and imperial regimes , art has always been a powerful medium efficiently and masterfully utilized to maintain support from the public . The different art forms are the bearers of a leader ‘s vision and mission for his people and for himself . Architecture is …

art history

March 31, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

br art history Art History The history of modern art would appear to be comprised of revolution and counter-revolution , with dominant modes and aesthetics giving way to radically differing criteria and methods . For some observers , modern art comprises an evolution from the primitivism of ’93cave art ’94 and prehistoric art to the …

Consuming Art and Design essay

March 30, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

The reports of radio , internet , television and newss all effect our perceptions . Indeed , these forms of media have a direct impact on how we see and understand the world . The news that we watch and the stories that we read all shape our world view . However , this world …

Pompeii

March 30, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

NAME Review of the Geological Events at Pompeii in 79 A .D Pompeii is one of the most famous catastrophes in the annals of History . Pompeii was located in the Campania region , near the modern day city of Naples . Above Pompeii stood Mount Vesuvius . In 79 A .D August 24th , …

R. M. Schindler house on Kings Road

March 30, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

R . M . Schindler house on Kings Road R . M . Schindler House on Kings Road As one of the key successors to the architect Frank Lloyd Wright ’92s ’93Prairie Style ’94 of architectural composition , R .M . Schindler expressed a further evolution of the concepts embodied in Wright ’92s works , …

Eames House – Case study house #8

March 30, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

Eames house Constructed in 1949 in pacific palisades , California , Eames house is a landmark of mid-twentieth century modern architecture . It was owned by design pioneers husband and wife , Charles and Ray Eames . The Eames ‘ gracious live-work life- style continues to be an influential model ( Eames house The design …

architectureal analysis

March 30, 2016 | Author: | Posted in architecture, art

New Urbanism is a reaction to sprawl and is based on principles of planning and architecture that work together to create human-scale walkable communities . New Urbanism is having a growing influence on how and where metropolitan regions choose to grow and elements such as garages in the rear of houses , neighborhood greens and …