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A brief look at Colchester

We were in Colchester at the beginning of September for a wedding so didn’t really do much in the way of exploring. Given my love for architectural styles I did have a brief wander around the Cultural area where we were staying to see what I could find.   676 more words


Monolithic marvels

My second post of 2016! I don’t know how I slackened off , wait, I actually do know how- those crazy stressful final months of my PhD! 708 more words


Heritage-Based Sustainability In PortSaid

This research is an attempt to specify the attributes in Port Said’s built-heritage, most particularly that which was founded towards the end of 19th and early of 20th centuries. 120 more words


Old Home Sweet Home

Do you dream of owning a home with historic character?  A home that oozes charm?  A home with the grace and personality of its former days?  133 more words


The most significant style

Ground Plan Map of San Diego Exposition
On the Plaza de Panama are seen other interesting types. The Kern and Tulare Building, for example , is an excellent type of the urban residence’ …
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Architectural Styles

Postmodern 1970-present

In the ’50s new materials made modern homes out-of-this-world. With few walls and tons of glass, it was hard to tell where indoor and outdoor started and stopped. 96 more words

Architectural Styles

International Style 1940s

The Depression made capitalism look really ugly. The world was ready for an aesthetic movement that embodied the new cooperative idea. International style was introduced as a style for the whole world. 62 more words

Architectural Styles