Architectural history

Turkish-Islamic Architecture in Hungary

Apart from Spain and the Balkans, there are hardly any European countries where Muslim-like memories are complemented by architectural styles.…

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Architecture of Hungary

Hungary is home to the largest synagogue in Europe (Great Synagogue), the largest medicinal bath in Europe (Széchenyi Medicinal Bath),…

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Modern Greek architecture

After the Fall of Constantinople and the following trends of Greek migration to the diaspora, Greek architecture was concentrated mainly…

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Ancient Greek architecture

The architecture of ancient Greece is the architecture produced by the Greek-speaking people (Hellenic people) whose culture flourished on the…

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Voussoir

A voussoir is a wedge-shaped element, typically a stone, which is used in building an arch or vault. Although each…

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Seljuk architecture

Seljuk architecture comprises the building traditions used by the Seljuq dynasty, when it ruled most of the Middle East and…

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Norman architecture

The term Norman architecture is used to categorise styles of Romanesque architecture developed by the Normans in the various lands…

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Russian architecture

Russian architecture follows a tradition whose roots were in war Kievan Rus'. After the fall of Kiev, Russian architectural history…

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Ancient Egyptian architecture

Ancient Egyptian architecture is the architecture of one of the most influential civilizations throughout history, which developed a vast array…

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Bristol Byzantine

Bristol Byzantine is a variety of Byzantine Revival architecture that was popular in the city of Bristol from about 1850…

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Harappan architecture

Harapase Architecture or the Indus Valley Civilization Architecture is the architecture of the ancient people who lived in the Indus…

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Churrigueresque

Churrigueresque refers to a Spanish Baroque style of elaborate sculptural architectural ornament which emerged as a manner of stucco decoration…

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Simon House, Mount Eliza

Simon House is at 33 Daveys Bay Road, Mount Eliza in Melbourne, Australia. The house was constructed in the 1960s…

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Rustication architecture

In classical architecture rustication is a range of masonry techniques giving visible surfaces a finish that contrasts in texture with…

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Revivalism architecture

Revivalism in architecture is the use of visual styles that consciously echo the style of a previous architectural era. The…

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