Architecture

Architecture[Reading] ➳ Architecture ➻ Isabel Kühl – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk From the pyramids to the Guggenheim Museum discover how these groundbreaking strucktures changed the course of architecture through the ages Architecture evolves in response to man's technological adv From the pyramids to the Guggenheim Museum discover how these groundbreaking strucktures changed the course of Architecture through the ages Architecture evolves in response to man's technological advances and environmental demands Driven by these developments architects can be seen as the most innovative of artists In twenty five beautifully illustrated chapters this volume for general readers and Architecture lovers alike identifies the most important advancements in the field of Architecture and demonstrates how these innovations influenced the development of Architecture Chapters focus on topics such as monuments to the dead and places of worship; domes; pillars and arches; towers from Pisa to Eiffel; stadia and theaters; palaces and skyscrapers Readers will learn about the introduction of glass steel iron and concrete; how buildings express ideas; and the rediscovery of antiuity Arranged chronologically these chapters can be studied individually to deepen our understanding of particular aspects of Architecture or as a whole to appreciate the ever changing patterns of architectural advancement. Learned some interesting facts about Architecture enjoyed this book than I thought I would

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  • Paperback
  • 191 pages
  • Architecture
  • Isabel Kühl
  • English
  • 10 June 2014
  • 9783791346540