The crowd grew more dense every moment, and, like water, which rises above its normal level, began to mount along the walls, to swell around the pillars, to spread out on the entablatures, on the cornices, on the window-sills, on all the salient points of the architecture
, on all the reliefs of the sculpture.
But a man has no more to do with the style of architecture
of his house than a tortoise with that of its shell: nor need the soldier be so idle as to try to paint the precise color of his virtue on his standard.
The custom of making houses and tombs in the living rock," says Heeren in his Researches on the Ethiopians, "determined very naturally the principal character of the Nubian Egyptian architecture to the colossal form which it assumed.
As the Persian imitated in the slender shafts and capitals of his architecture the stem and flower of the lotus and palm, so the Persian court in its magnificent era never gave over the nomadism of its barbarous tribes, but travelled from Ecbatana, where the spring was spent, to Susa in summer and to Babylon for the winter.
Every age had left on them its imprint; a bit of architecture
with which was bound up the remembrance of some terrible event, some bloody adventure.
and Language: Constructing Identity in European Architecture
In the call for architecture
to "enhance what is there," the Venturis cited Pop art as inspiration, in particular such photo books by Ed Ruscha as Every Building on the Sunset Strip (1966).
Additionally, the scalability of capacity and performance is limited, based on the expansion capabilities of a fixed two-controller architecture
8 A financial customer with 75 billion rows, uses the Sun EDW Reference Architecture
and Sybase IQ technology.
While Service Oriented Architecture
initiatives are beginning to take hold in enterprises today, project teams still have to meet short-term delivery requirements," said Jason Bloomberg, senior analyst at ZapThink.
Indeed, technology investments alone, unguided by architecture
and divorced from the larger investment context, show no such favorable return.
Presented by the American Institute of Architects New York Chapter (AIANY) and the Center for Architecture
Week will offer an engaging festival of events, including films about architecture
in the public realm, free tours in locations across New York City not normally open to the public, as well as an art and model building workshop for families.
This could give new purpose to architecture
that, along with other forms of environmental design, should be on the front line confronting this crisis with creativity.
A key benefit of using XML is that, as a standard being adopted by the federal government, it will simplify integration of the Observing Systems Architecture
with NOAA's Enterprise Architecture
and other Commerce Department architectures
This motif is familiar to any student of Renaissance Roman architecture
as a signal feature of Bramante's design for the Belvedere courtyard in the papal palace in Rome, where it led to a famed collection of ancient, pagan statues.