Many film buffs dream of having their own home movie theater, but what about one modeled after your favorite movie series? A Disney and Star Wars superfan is selling their $15 million mansion based in the Carolwood neighborhood in Golden Oak at Walt Disney World Resort, in Florida. The seven-bedroom and nine-bathroom house is listed through Sotheby's International Realty and features an array of custom-built details.
Exquisitely crafted and effortlessly ethereal, stained glass windows have been prevalent in places of worship for centuries.
Climate change means rising sea levels. For many island nations, this spells disaster.
Fantastic and frightening, gargoyles have become one of the most distinctive features of Gothic architecture. Likely erected as a defense against demons, the stone statues are rooted in religion and steeped in superstition. While these looming figures can be found on the façades of most Medieval cathedrals, many of the protectors perched atop these buildings are not gargoyles at all—they're grotesques.
At the turn of the 20th century, a new architectural movement swept through Europe, creating some of the most spectacular...
Keeping sustainability at the forefront, Foster + Partners has revealed their design for the new JP Morgan Chase global headquarters...
For over 20 years, French artist Olivier Grossetête has been creating what he calls Participative Monumental Constructions. Made with the assistance of local communities, these ephemeral pieces of architecture are erected using only cardboard boxes and tape. Grossetête works without the assistance of machinery, using only the help of local participants to bring these fantasy pieces to life.
Thanks to an innovative design that marries the formality of the opera with the informality of island culture, Heatherwick Studio...
Have you ever wished your day at the beach didn't have to end with the sunset?
Lasting over 1,000 years, the Roman Empire left an enduring legacy on history. Their incredible innovations in engineering, architecture, and city planning survived centuries—the ruins of which can be seen across European cities. About 20 miles outside of Rome is one of the most lavish examples of Roman design: Hadrian's Villa.
If you’ve never been inside a mosque, you might not realize what spectacular beauty lies within.
What does one do when charged with updating a historic building located in one of the world's most famous squares?