MODERN ARCHITECTURE PHOTO
HISTORIC BUILDINGS GALLERY
Downtown Los Angeles developed from a quiet little village into an urban center of western culture. Hollywood's movie industry is a major influence in the way we think and feel.
Jesus was a roaming rabbi and home builder with no intention to build any houses for himself or his followers. Today thousands of churches honor a man who denied wealth and power but knew: Love is a gift and not a given right.
ARCHITECTURAL PHOTO ARCHIVE
Middle-East is the region around the Persian Gulf, between India and Northern Africa, with an arid desert climate mostly known for vast quantities of crude oil and natural gas. Cross ventilation and sunprotection are understood.
The magic Emirate of Qatar with Doha's skyscraper skyline and Museum of Islamic Art.
City of Dubai and the United Arab Emirates: Skyscraper or apartment tower, hotel or offices every construction bigger than the one before.
Singapore's futuristic high-rise buildings: An experimental playground to western architects developed into an oasis of green skyscrapers with hanging gardens and paradise landscape.
ARCHITECTURE IN EUROPE
Focus of this architectural photo archive of Europe is on concrete buildings and sacred spaces. All structures are sorted by year of construction. Information about the location or city, name of architect and structural details.
Modern architecture and historic buildings in the city of Berlin an everchanging metropolitan area in the heart of Europe with a XXL history.
Reflecting glass structures in Stuttgart, home to the famous Weissenhof Estate, subway stations and an underground art museum.
Every water lock, bridge and power station along the Neckar river in Southern Germany.
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Modern architecture is the style of the 20th century. Not only simplification of form and elimination of ornament, the use of new technologies and materials like glass and concrete changed the planning and construction of a building, but also social matters of affordable housing in a growing urban and industrial environment.