The term Art Deco can generate a range of emotions dependant on a person’s age and tastes, but many speak about this design style as an era referring to a period in the 1960’s. Well known for its influences in architecture, jewellery design and artwork, you may be surprised to learn that the Art Deco style remains extremely popular [...]
A world of Architecture
Feng Shui is a common interior design concept that almost everyone has a pre-conceived perception of before exploring the literature supporting its theory. Most would put it on par with Horoscopes and the like. Truth is, whether or not you believe in the spiritual side of it, the interior arrangements suggested in its practices make very good sense. [...]
Tomorrow’s homes are on the drawing board and they are nothing like the places you may recall from your childhood. New materials and new technologies are reshaping the way we build. Floor plans are also changing to accommodate the changing patterns of our lives…
In the later half of the twentieth century, Modernist architects took the concept of organic architecture to new heights. By using new forms of concrete and cantilever trusses, architects could create swooping arches without visible beams or pillars.
A Victorian is a house constructed during the Victorian era, approximately 1840 to 1900. During the Victorian era, industrialization brought new building materials and techniques. Architecture saw rapid changes. A variety of Victorian styles emerged, each with its own distinctive features. The most popular Victorian styles spread quickly through widely published pattern books. Builders often [...]
The world is rich with beautiful architecture. Created by genius minds, you can find buildings and interiors which are timeless or even “out of this world”. From South America to the United Kingdom, amazing architectural feats have been accomplished which seem only possible by modern 3D effects or deceiving movie sets. In San Juan, Puerto [...]
Indian architecture is the most enduring achievement of the Indian civilization. Indian architecture has evolved through centuries because of socio-economic, geographic condition and due to vast diversities. Indian architecture belongs to different periods of history that represents their respective period.
“I have been living in a cave for five years and I wouldn’t live anywhere else! My cool cave can be found in the beautiful village of Galera in the Granada Province of Spain.” Says Les Edwards, a niche real estate business owner. I can almost guess what is going through your mind as you [...]