Are you an architecture fan? Whether you are an architectural designer yourself or just an architecture lover, you may have noticed that there are a lot of specific and technical terms that come with talking about buildings. That is why My Modern Met has put together a helpful list of 100 architecture terms to help you describe buildings better. Some of these terms describe popular styles of architecture.
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Architecture and animals unite in bamboo treehouses along the Mexican coastline. Designed by Atelier Nomadic for Nomadic Resorts, the majestic mobula rays were the inspiration for these cozy abodes that are an extension to the Playa Viva resort near Zihuatanejo. Playa Viva is an off-grid resort that uses 100% renewable energy from solar power.
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This contemporary home by Konstantinos Stathopoulos of KRAK Architects is as dramatic as the site it is designed for.
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