How to build a ‘real’ Japanese-style building

When it comes to architecture schools in Japan, it’s easy to forget about the country’s vast history.The country’s first high school, in 1923, was built by a Japanese architect named Takashi Takahashi, who was born in Hokkaido, a province in the east of Japan.He lived there until the age of 45.He died in 1959, aged […]

How to build your dream apartment and the ‘biggest house in the world’

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How to build the ‘most beautiful’ skyscraper in the world?

Architects at the Tokyo-based JK Architects are working on a new skyscraper that is a “world class masterpiece” and will be “the most beautiful building ever constructed in the city of New York”.The new skyscrapers will feature glass facades that will span the length of the building and will look like “the curvature of the […]

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 […]