Articles Tagged ‘Architecture’

Bizarre Architecture of Spain’s Antonio Gaudi

Bizarre Architecture of Spain’s Antonio Gaudi June 14, 2012 | Barcelona, Europe, Offbeat, Spain | Read More
Catalan architect Gaudi's organic-shaped buildings draw millions to Barcelona Gaudi’s Unique Architectural Style Gives Barcelona Many Landmarks Image: sanfamedia.com / Flickr With its self-supporting, undulating stone facade and wrought iron balconies, the Casa Mila is today considered...

Saudi Royal Family Building a Mile High Tower, Literally

Saudi Royal Family Building a Mile High Tower, Literally April 25, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
Because this is exactly what the world needs right now. According to the UK Metro, a tower is scheduled to be built in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia called the Kingdom Tower. And according to current plans it will measure up to be one mile tall. That’s 5280 feet. Currently, the tallest building in the world...

Robots, Eggs, and a Pineapple: 11 Modern Buildings in Asia

Robots, Eggs, and a Pineapple: 11 Modern Buildings in Asia May 15, 2010 | Featured | Read More
It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a…performing arts center? Between the high-tech architectural wonders of the 21st century and the post-modern gems of decades past, Asia has more than its fair share of spectacular modern design. Innovative structures that combine the best of art...