Chrysler Building is an Art Deco style skyscraper in New York City. It was the world's tallest building for 11 months before it was surpassed by the Empire State Building in 1931. It stands at 1,047 feet. This building is a classic example of Art Deco architecture and considered by many contemporary architects to be one of the finest buildings in New York City. Wikipedia
I recently developed an interest in Classical architecture due to work requirements. I personally think this is the truly timeless and classic style, developed since the Greek and Roman eras. All of a sudden, Doric, Ionic and Corinthian columns fascinate me, and I am excited to find out how architraves and pediments relate to the … Continue reading Classical meets contemporary architecture
Flatiron Building also known as the Fuller Building. It can be found in Manhattan, New York and it’s a spectacular skyscraper. The construction on the building was completed in 1902 and back then it was one of the tallest buildings in the city. The name of the building makes reference to its resemblance to a cast-iron clothes iron.
The landmark 'Robinson Home'. Gorgeous woodwork, original fireplaces, curved-glass windows, and huge rooms will make you feel like you've stepped back in time - but all of the modern updates have been made! New furnace(s), all new baths, granite kitchen, new paint, new concrete - the list goes on!