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What Do The Louvre and Fast Food Have in Common?

Everything has its history, including the roofline of your closest fast food restaurant. Fast food chain architecture seems to be streamlining now, cutting out decoration until nothing but minimalist blocks remain; walls transition seamlessly to windows, and corners are crisp and unadorned. 505 more words

Architectural History

Five Coolest Things About a Craftsman House

Craftsman houses originated in Southern California and grew primarily from the work of architect brothers, Charles Summer Greene and Henry Mather Greene (Greene & Greene… 445 more words

Architectural History

Up the Down Staircase

iPhone 5S, basic editing in Snapseed Congruence in iColorama

Benthall Hall

Situated on a plateau above the gorge of the River Severn, this fine stone house has mullioned and transomed windows, a stunning interior with carved oak staircase and decorated plaster ceilings and oak panelling. 115 more words

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Tijuana from Angeles Hospital

A minaret, not associated with either of the two mosques in Tijuana. Just for looks. iPhone 5S, Snapseed.

Lingering Look at Architecture: Green

Dawn of “The Day After” runs a monthly architecture challenge as well as her windows. March is the month for Green.

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