Impossible to class it in that ancient family of sombre, mysterious churches, low and crushed as it were by the round arch, almost Egyptian, with the exception of the ceiling; all hieroglyphics, all sacerdotal, all symbolical, more loaded in their ornaments, with lozenges and zigzags, than with flowers, with flowers than with animals, with animals than with men; the work of the architect less than of the bishop; first transformation of art, all impressed with theocratic and military discipline, taking root in the Lower Empire, and stopping with the time of William the Conqueror.
The Saxon architect completed the erection of the first pillars of the nave, when the pointed arch, which dates from the Crusade, arrived and placed itself as a conqueror upon the large Romanesque capitals which should support only round arches.
cried the old prince to the architect
who, busy with his roast meat, hoped he had been forgotten: "Didn't I tell you Buonaparte was a great tactician?
Yes, of course it would have been much better, Anna Arkadyevna," said the architect, "but now it's too late.
Vronsky, having finished his talk with the architect, joined the ladies, and led them inside the hospital.
The young architect was in the illogical condition of mind in which he preferred three to one.
What's become of that fellow in green--the architect dressed up as a forester?
Horne Fisher's fragmentary hints, though he had refused to expand them as yet, had stirred the artistic temperament of the architect to a sort of wild analysis, and he was resolved to read the hieroglyph upside down and every way until it made sense.
He was very genial with his inferiors, and would have his lawyer and his architect staying in his house for all sorts of holidays and amusements.
Grinstad & Wagner Architects
A contractor is someone that starts out knowing everything about everything and as time goes on lands up knowing nothing about nothing due to his association with architects
The largest annual gathering of architects
in the world takes place later this month, when the American Institute of Architects
holds its annual convention, this year in Los Angeles.
, this kind of thinking defines the term "great design.
Developer: University of California at Davis, Davis; Architects
: Mogavero Notestine Associates, Sacramento; Mahlum Architects
, Portland, Ore.
2--Realize that architects
are often wedded to the aesthetics of the room, not the function.