The history of the architect and art of Egypt, gives us the glimpses of a civilization which was fully blown. Fifty-three centuries of unbroken history. Egyptians erected and produced beautiful art..
A UNESCO Heritage site accorded its status for outstanding historical and architectural significance. The so-called New Town of Edinburgh is over 250 years old but all descriptions are relative. The name derived from...
The history and styles of museum architecture, from the first museums to today's modern marvels. Explores the different styles of architecture used for museums from the Middle Ages to today.
Albuquerque's Old Railyard has become a Hollywood favorite for filming. The Avengers among others have filmed at the historic site.
Architecture, sculpture, and history surrounding the Art Nouveau period of the early twentieth century. Article focuses mainly on the Art Nouveau movement and Modernism.
An architectural tour of Chicago's historic Michigan Avenue Hotels. Part One includes the Hilton Chicago, Blackstone, Congress, and Auditorium Building.
Ancient Greek architecture is a field of study that maintains the interest of its enthusiasts. In the 21st century, more and more expeditions are discovering new sites around the Mediterranean Sea.
The small town of Dwight, Illinois-- about 75 miles southwest of Chicago—has a number of priceless and fascinating architectural treasures.
Walled Cities Imagine living in a city with over one million people inside four giant walls that run more than 20 miles around! That’s what it was like inside the imperial capital city of Xi’an in 600 CE. At the...
Today, ninja houses in Japan count among the most attractive tourist destinations of the country. They have been moved from their original places and rebuilt as tourist attraction. Not surprisingly, they look...