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Stunning Tree Houses

Tree houses which have been built by indigenous people since time immemorial have become a subject of exploration with modern architects lately. Architects from around the world are experimenting with

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The Pritzker Award

The purpose of the Pritzker award is to honor a living architect/architects, who has/have done consistent and significant contribution to the built environment and humanity through the art of architecture

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MARAYA Concert Hall, Saudi Arabia

Designed by Giò Forma Studio Associato S.r.l , Maraya – mirror in Arabic – is a purpose-built concert hall which was unveiled during the Winter at Tantora festival at the ancient site

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Vietnamese Architecture : A Contemporary Blend

Over the past two decades, contemporary Vietnamese architecture has come a long way through intellectual experimentation and creative exploration. Apart from creating interesting architectural language and captivating spaces through careful

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Amazing A-frame Houses

A-frame house is an architectural house style featuring steeply angled sides (roofline) that usually begin at or near the foundation line, and meet at the top in the shape of the letter A.

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Innovative Facade designs

Facades play an important role in how the building is being perceived from outside. Being an integral part of the overall design, facades give architects the opportunity to create a unique

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Bassein Fort , Mumbai

The turn of the fifteenth century witnessed two invaders who approached India, namely the Portuguese by sea and the Mughals by land. Both initiated great and lasting changes. Within Fifty

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Khooni Darwaza

The Khooni Darwaza, one of the 13 surviving gates in Delhi, stands on a traffic island on Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, almost opposite the entrance to Firoz Shah Kotla. Originally

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Jogeshwari Cave , Mumbai

The advent of Buddhism in India in the 5th century BCE led to one of the most special phases in Indian architecture. The glorious awakening led to beautiful rock-cut structures

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Koshak Mahal , Chanderi , Madhya Pradesh

Located on the Isagarh road at a distance of 4 kilometres from the historic town Chanderi, Koshak Mahal was built in 1445 by Sultan of Malwa, Mehmood Shah Khilji, to