Ancient Rome

1950s architecture style

1950s architecture style

October 4, 2016
By Hänsel Hernández-Navarro (photo by Sotheby’s International Realty) If there’s one thing we love about CIRCA, it’s the chance to “tour” the…

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Baroque style architecture characteristics

Baroque style architecture characteristics

October 1, 2016
This lesson covers the development of Baroque painting as it spread across Europe. We explore the works of Caravaggio in Italy, Velazquez in…

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Roman Empire Arts

Roman Empire Arts

September 30, 2016
Roman art grows out of Etruscan art, and at first it is a lot like Etruscan art. Because of this, it has a close relationship to Greek art as…

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Architectural roof Styles

Architectural roof Styles

September 18, 2016
Roof shapes differ greatly from region to region. The main factors which influence the shape of roofs are the climate and the materials available…

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Russian architecture History

Russian architecture History

September 14, 2016
Has remained the most comprehensive study of the topic in English, a volume that defines the main components and sources for Russia s architectural…

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New style House design

New style House design

September 9, 2016
Safety with Style: House design ideas you can hold on to Ever notice that it’s easier to enter a house, shop or office building when the door…

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Architectural Drawing House

Architectural Drawing House

September 7, 2016
In an era of Dwell Modern, Danish style and industrial chic, hip parents are looking for hip products to entertain their kids, whilst trying…

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Ancient Rome domes

Ancient Rome domes

July 5, 2016
Built in the 17th century, St. Paul’s Cathedral is one of London’s most famous and most recognizable sights. The Cathedral was heroically saved…

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Ancient architecture in Rome

Ancient architecture in Rome

June 18, 2016
Many European cities still bear reminders of the power of ancient Rome, and throughout the western world the influence of Roman power is still…

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Important buildings in ancient Rome

Important buildings in ancient Rome

June 16, 2016
Italy is a country blessed with exquisite cities and Rome is the daddy of them all. There are just too many reasons to fall in love with Rome:…

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Examples of Georgian architecture

Examples of Georgian architecture

June 13, 2016
Houghton Hall, a grand Palladian mansion of silver-white stone, was built to be the country seat of Robert Walpole, Britain s first prime minister…

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Ancient Rome Arts and architecture

Ancient Rome Arts and architecture

June 10, 2016
The ancient Romans were practical people. They wanted their art and architecture to be as practical and useful as possible. They also wanted…

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Georgian Era houses

Georgian Era houses

May 24, 2016
Timescale/historical accuracy DO: Remember that the Georgian period was an extremely long one. It began in 1714 and is generally regarded as…

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Types of Houses, House

Types of Houses, House

May 6, 2016
1, 250 2, 500 5, 10, 10 20, 20 40, 40 80, 80 160, 160 11 320, 320 15 640, 640 n/a 200, 200 27 800, 800 Buying House Panel, pets allowed…

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Early Georgian architecture

Early Georgian architecture

April 29, 2016
Many books have been written recounting the history of our country from its earliest days at Jamestown to the time of the American Revolution…

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Buildings of ancient Rome

Buildings of ancient Rome

April 20, 2016
Most people living in the Roman Empire lived with their whole family in one room of a sort of apartment house. These were built, like many cheap…

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Ancient Roman Columns

Ancient Roman Columns

April 12, 2016
History, Facts and Information about Roman Columns The content of this article provides interesting history, facts and information about Roman…

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Ancient Rome arches

Ancient Rome arches

April 5, 2016
The white marble Arch of Septimius Severus (Italian: Arco di Settimio Severo ) at the northwest end of the Roman Forum is a triumphal arch dedicated…

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Ancient Roman buildings

Ancient Roman buildings

March 16, 2016
Definitely a Space Invader (Picture: SWNS) Space Invaders have never looked this cultured. Len Copland, 53, spotted one of the alien creatures…

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Commercial style architecture

Commercial style architecture

March 8, 2016
Commercial and Civic PERIOD OF POPULARITY: 1980’s – current BACKGROUND AND INSPIRATION: Is postmodern a “style”? The postmodern era is most associated…

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California architectural Styles

California architectural Styles

March 7, 2016
Earliest known daguerreotype image of the Santa Clara mission, c1849-50 Daguerreotype by J. M. Ford, courtesy of City of Santa Clara While idyllic…

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Types of Houses with Pictures

Types of Houses with Pictures

September 20, 2013
This post concludes the series of “Chinese Residential Houses” (10 individual posts total.) Spanning over a vast territory of 9.6 million square…

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Popular styles

Popular styles

October 15, 2014
Bohemian Bohemian style is characterized with artistic interests like arty style. However, the difference is that Bohemian style focuses on some…

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