Broward County Library

in Architecture by Robert Gatje ()
contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 7 January 2009
The Broward County Library was established in 1973 as the result of a campaign by the Friends of the Fort Lauderdale Library in Florida, the United States.Ongoing construction, including that funded...

Brooklyn Children's Museum

in Architecture by Hardy-Holzman-Pfieffer ()
contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 7 January 2009
The Brooklyn Children's Museum is a general purpose museum in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York City, USA. Founded in 1899, it was the first museum in the United States and some believe, the world,...

Brooklyn Bridge

in Infrastructure by John Augustus Roebling ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 6 January 2009
The Brooklyn Bridge, one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States, stretches 5,989 feet (1825 m) over the East River, connecting the New York City boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn (on...

Brion-Vega Cemetery

in Architecture by Carlo Scarpa ()
contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 6 January 2009
The Brion-Vega Cemetery is in San Vito d'Altivole near Treviso, Italy. Carlo Scarpa (1909-1978) designed the addition to a previous cemetery. He is buried in this cemetery in a well hidden spot,...

Bradbury Building

in Architecture by George H. Wyman ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 6 January 2009
The Bradbury Building is an architectural landmark in Los Angeles, California, in the United States. The building was built in 1893 and is located at 304 South Broadway (3rd and Broadway) in downtown...

Boston Public Library

in Architecture by McKim ()
contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 5 January 2009
The Boston Public Library is the largest municipal public library in the United States.When it opened in 1895, the new Boston Public Library was proclaimed a "palace for the people." This building...

Boston City Hall

in Architecture by Kallman ()
contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 5 January 2009
Boston City Hall is the home of the municipal government of Boston, Massachusetts. City Hall is a 9-level, horizontally-oriented brutalist building designed by Kallmann McKinnell & Knowles and...

Biltmore House

in Architecture by Richard Morris Hunt ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 5 January 2009
Biltmore House is a French Renaissance inspired chateau near Asheville, North Carolina, built by George Washington Vanderbilt between 1888 and 1895. It is the largest privately owned home in the...

Bibliotheca Alexandrina

in Architecture by SNØHETTA ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 4 January 2009
The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is a major library and cultural center located on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea in the Egyptian city of Alexandria. It is both a commemoration of the Library of...

Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève

in Architecture by Henri Labrouste ()
  contributed by 2 Jordi Ber, 4 January 2009
Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève is a library located on the Montagne Sainte-Geneviève, in the 5th arrondissement of Paris. It was designed in Neo-Renaissance style by the architect Henri Labrouste,...
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