The Middle Ages makes up a major portion of European art history. Starting with the fall of the Roman Empire in the fifth century and ending with the onset of the Renaissance, this period took place over the course of 1,000 years. During this time, architects, artists, and other creative figures shaped the cities and communes we know and love today.
Today, Frank Lloyd Wright is regarded as one of American architecture’s most influential figures.
In a public park in Seoul, South Korea, an elaborate network of wooden benches spreads out like the roots of...
One of London’s most recognizable buildings—the Gherkin—is about to get an equally eye-catching neighbor. The Tulip is a new cultural and tourist attraction designed by the firm that brought the famed Gherkin to the City of London in 2004. The collaboration between owners J. Safra Group and architects Foster + Partners calls for a 1,000-foot-high (305-meter-high) piece of contemporary architecture based on the form of a flower bud.
In a nod to Chinese craftsmanship, London-based Steven Chilton Architects (SCA)
In the heart of Kazakhstan’s capital lays Presidential Park, a massive public area that stretches out in front of the Ak...
Fans of both the television show Mad Men and tiny homes have found an unlikely pairing thanks to Land Ark RV. The company has created a mid-century modern RV called “Draper,” named after the iconic character Don Draper who made the television drama famous. “Make it simple, but significant,” he stated in the show.
The further we move into the space age, the more there is to learn.
With a location change and revamped design, the Sydney Fish Market is looking to make its mark as a new foodie destination. Danish architecture firm 3XN won a competition to create the new market with a sustainable design that will create a new focal point on Sydney Harbour. Its stunning, undulating roof ebbs and flows like the waves of the sea, creating an organic form that recalls the environment.
For centuries, the museum has remained one of the most important cultural institutions.
Shortly after announcing that they will be building a new Philharmonic Concert Hall in Yekaterinburg, Zaha Hadid Architects has been granted...