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One of the new architectural ideas presented during the forum was the 'Cloud'. It is an imaginative architectural project that reflect on the tradition of the region along with the highly progressed technology in building industry.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 80 months ago in Architecture | +36 votes | 40 comments
Jukkasjärvi is a small village in Sweden, which lies about two hundred kilometers north of the Arctic Circle. The village is famous worldwide for its amazing
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 80 months ago in Architecture | +37 votes | 37 comments
The late Hassan Fathy influenced a younger generation of architects, not only in Egypt, but also in the western world. His ideas and philosophy opened opportunities and became a source of inspiration for architects to recognise and appreciate their traditional architecture.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 79 months ago in Architecture | +43 votes | 34 comments
Here are some interesting facts about the Colosseum.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 87 months ago in Architecture | +21 votes | 32 comments
With a floor area of about 45,000 square metres (480,000 sq ft), Windsor Castle is the largest house in the world. This historic castle is situated in the English county of Berkshire. Windsor Castle is the largest castle in the world and it is the oldest castle in continuous occupation.....
Published by mdlawyer 90 months ago in Architecture | +4 votes | 32 comments
The Umayyads Dynasty in Spain (675-1031) reached the peak of its power at the time of the caliph Abd al-Rahman 111 (929-961). The caliph Abd al-Rahman 111 initiated the construction of the city in 936 and after his death in 961, his son, Al-Hakam 11 continued the work in the city. In 1010, Medinat Al-Zahra, which was once the symbol of the caliphÂ’s power, and flourished for approximately 80 years was destroyed by rebellious Berber clans from North Africa. The city was buried for almost 900 y...
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 71 months ago in Architecture | +34 votes | 29 comments
In the early 1980s, community architecture movement and public participation has emerged and became one of the most significant trends which played a key role in contemporary architectural debate. Community architecture has emerged as a powerful force for change in the creation and management of human settlement as well as involving the active participation of people in the development of their own environment.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 80 months ago in Architecture | +38 votes | 29 comments
Egyptian architecture came under either the direct influence of the work of foreign architects working in Egypt, or the indirect impact of Western architectural publications as well as the influence of Egyptian scholars trained in Europe. This resulted in the loss of a sense of identity on the part of Egyptian architects and in the nationÂ’s architecture.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 79 months ago in Architecture | +55 votes | 28 comments
In many parts of the world, such as Spain, Greece, Sicily, Algeria, Tunisia, and Morocco, there are rustic villages, which are traditionally painted with the white color and shine under the sun. The villagesÂ’ charming white houses and beautiful plazas are spectacular places, which express the traditional life style and provide a sense of relaxation and enjoyment.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 71 months ago in Architecture | +31 votes | 27 comments
A sustainable skyscraper is the building, whose design team have achieved a balance between environmental, economic and social issues at all stages, including design, construction, and operation.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 74 months ago in Architecture | +35 votes | 27 comments
Religious architecture has an apparent decline because of the socio-economic and technological changes, which affected the religious sense of human. In the past, architects expressed their faith in their religious buildings, including the Byzantine architect in the design of the basilica.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 80 months ago in Architecture | +39 votes | 27 comments
The design of houses retained a common architectural language that responded to the human needs, tradition, and culture.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 75 months ago in Architecture | +33 votes | 26 comments
Throughout history man recognized stone as a living organism that emphasized its existence and importance in this life. Stone can be seen as a natural material in mountains and hilly places as well as can be found in buildings and structures.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 80 months ago in Architecture | +29 votes | 26 comments
The Great Mosque of Damascus is one of the most significant architectural works in Islamic history. The mosque is considered as the earliest surviving monumental mosque in the Muslim world. The mosque was built by the Umayyad caliph al-Walid I between 709 and 715 on the site of the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptists (Prophet Yehya).
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 81 months ago in Architecture | +26 votes | 26 comments
Recognizing the architectural style of a specific building increases the enjoyment of people and let them extend their dreams and imaginations beyond the immediate physical appearance of the building to the time when the building was built.
Published by Abdel-moniem El-Shorbagy 80 months ago in Architecture | +31 votes | 25 comments
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