Architecture Projects tagged cut stone

Great Pyramid of Giza

in Architecture by unknown ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 23 August 2009
The Great Pyramid of Giza (also called the Khufu's Pyramid, Pyramid of Khufu, and Pyramid of Cheops) is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza Necropolis bordering what is now...

Pomposa Abbey

in Architecture by unknown ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 12 December 2008
Pomposa Abbey is a Benedictine monastery near Ferrara, Italy. It was one of the most important in northern Italy. The buildings are Romanesque. The church, dedicated to St. Mary, is from the...

Durham Cathedral

in Architecture by unknown ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 24 April 2009
The Cathedral Church of Christ, Blessed Mary the Virgin and St Cuthbert of Durham, commonly referred to as Durham Cathedral, in the city of Durham, England, is the seat of the Anglican Bishop of...

Cathedral of Pisa

in Architecture by unknown
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 22 January 2009
The Cathedral of Pisa is a medieval cathedral, the heart of the Piazza del Duomo, recognized as one of the main centers for medieval art in the world. In 1987 the whole square was declared a UNESCO...

Hotel Guimard

in Architecture by Hector Guimard ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 27 August 2009
Hector Guimard made this house in mature period, for himself. Art Nouveau style, elegant facade with organic detailing.More info:Hotel GuimardHotel GuimardGreatbuilding.comPhotos: FlickrCC: Authors:...

Erechtheum

in Architecture by Mnesicles ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 11 May 2009
The Erechtheum is an ancient Greek temple on the north side of the Acropolis of Athens in Greece.The entire temple is on a slope, so the west and north sides are about 3 m (9 ft) lower than the...

Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut

in Architecture by Senenmut ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 25 August 2009
The Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut is situated beneath the cliffs at Deir el Bahari on the west bank of the Nile near the Valley of the Kings in Egypt. Designed by the architect Senemut, the...

Horta Museum

in Architecture by Victor Horta ()
contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 26 August 2009
The Horta Museum is a museum dedicated to the life and work of the Belgian Art Nouveau architect Victor Horta and his time. The museum is housed in Horta's former house and atelier (1898) in the...

Doge's Palace (Palazzo Ducale)

in Architecture by unknown ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 10 April 2009
The Doge's Palace is a gothic palace in Venice. In Italian it is called the Palazzo Ducale di Venezia. The palace was the residence of the Doge of Venice. The current palace was largely constructed...

Fatehpur Sikri

in Urbanism by unknown ()
contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 24 June 2009
Fatehpur Sikri is a city and a municipal board in Agra district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The historical city was constructed by Mughal emperor Akbar beginning in 1570 and served as the...
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