How to design a Greek Revival apartment building

In the late 1980s, Athens was rocked by a wave of apartment construction that began in the suburbs of Athens.A large number of these projects were completed, and the apartments were completed with an eye toward sustainability, with the apartments serving as greenhouses for the city.One of the most notable buildings was the Greek Revival […]

Why I left the Jerusalem Architecture Tour

A new architectural record from Israel has been added to the UNESCO catalog, an award-winning Israeli institution says.Architectural Record, an Israeli nonprofit, announced Friday that it had received the first two entries for the 2019 Israeli Architectural Heritage Award, the most prestigious award for architecture.The award will go to Israeli architect Yehuda Levanon, who has […]

Why you need to know what Greek Revival architecture is and how it got its name

When it comes to the Greek Revival, you might know that the word means “the revival” in Greek, but you might not know that a building is a revival if the facade of it is actually made of the original Greek stone.So, in this article we’re going to explore some of the major Greek Revival […]

When an Italian architecture was made into Lego

By Emily K. HickeyAssociated PressA few weeks ago, I stumbled upon an architectural article about Lego building.A bit of history and a few notes.1.The Italian architecture is very similar to the Greek Revival architecture of the 1800s.This is the original form of architecture that was designed by architect Luigi Mosca, who lived in Rome during […]