Riga, Latvia's capital city, is home to multiple examples of Art Nouveau architecture that will delight anyone who is a fan of the movement.
Filling up one’s gas tank is probably one of the most boring tasks there is. However, it is something that cannot be avoided. Here are some cool gas stations that will surprise car owners.
Jane Jacobs is a legendary icon against poor urban development, leading to the defeat of leading urban planner and contractor Robert Moses' plan that almost broke the existing appearance of New York City decades before—and her story still matters today.
India will soon become the next hub of architecture in the world. Studio Symbiosis has presented its plans and design, which could be soon incorporated in most regions of the country.
America will see to the restoration of the buildings made by their most beloved late architect Frank Lloyd Wright. The Frank Lloyd Wright Revival Initiative will rebuild Wright's demolished or unfinished projects starting with redeveloping the 1911 pavilion in the Canadian Rockies Banff, which was destroyed 30 years after its construction.
Barcelona is basically the top pick in Spain when it comes to stunning architectural pieces. And these architectural structures will never be the same without Spain’s most celebrated architect – Antoni Gaudi.
Imagine scoring the ultimate AirBnB in France that overlooks the 19th century city scape of Paris but through a modernized box-turned-home. Living in a Paris 3BOX is an experience anyone will never forget.
A lot of the world’s superlatives can be seen in this gigantic concrete jungle.
The new bridge will blend into the surroundings, giving tourists a hair raising experience.
The central idea of Modernism was that the beauty of designed objects, such as buildings and furniture, depended on the extent to which they functioned as well.
The Sifang Art Park is a captivating place to take in some spectacular architecture in a surprising corner of China and offers an alluring and appealing sight into the type of dream homes the world's top architects might construct for themselves. Residential housing is arranged, proposing that the long-term procedure may move the recreation center toward a retreat for art second homers rather than a stopping point on China's vacationer trail.
Europe is known as the art capital of the world with art galleries galore. Many of the renowned artists came from Europe and their works are still there. During the early twentieth century, the art world saw a radical change that reflected the changing political views and pushed against the norms of the art world. This era became known as Avant-Garde art.
Barcelona, Spain, is a city in the northeastern part of Spain called Catalan. The city is located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. Barcelona is a center for an architectural style known as Catalan Modernism that was part of the lager modernism movement known as Art Nouveau that developed in the late 1880s and early 1900s. One of the most famous architectures of this Catalan Modernism was Antoni Gaudi (1852-1926). His style encompasses irregular lines, curved forms, and surprising contrasts which create an awe-inspiring view. In total he finished 18 projects and his last project is still in construction today.