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Geometry in Islamic Architecture

Islamic Architecture is known for its grandness and geometry. The shapes and forms used for the construction are true in nature.  Vivid use of colors and use of precious and semi-precious stones enriches its glory to manifolds. •Geometry is one the most important elements of Islamic art. “Star shapes and polygons appear in all the arts and … Continue reading

Dream House in the Trees

Tree houses lift the spirits. They inspire dreams. They represent freedom: from adults or adulthood, from duties and responsibilities, from an earthbound perspective. If we cannot fly with the birds, at least we can nest with them. With lively writing and beautiful photographs, tree houses paints a fascinating portrait of this ingenious branch of architecture. … Continue reading

2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for Archistudent.net Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 33,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 8 Film Festivals Click here to see the complete report.

Presentation on Architect Walter Gropius

Walter Adolph Georg Gropius (May 18, 1883 – July 5, 1969) was a German architect and founder of the Bauhaus School, who,along with Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Le Corbusier andOscar Niemeyer, is widely regarded as one of the pioneering masters of modern architecture. Here is a short presentation on his works. Download: Walter Gropius

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