Why Spanish colonial architecture has ‘no meaning’ for our world today

Spanish colonial buildings are still in use today, but there’s no such thing as a Spanish colonial architectural style.The word ‘colonial’ refers to the fact that the Spanish conquered and annexed the Americas from the Incas and used the native peoples for their construction, while retaining some Spanish characteristics such as Spanish names, Spanish buildings […]

How to turn the Spanish colonial architecture into a modern, modern city

When it comes to architecture, a few things have been common since the days of the Spanish.First, there was the colonial architecture.It was the first architecture to be built from scratch by Europeans.But in recent years, new architecture has taken over the landscape.In New York, for instance, the city’s tallest skyscraper, The Empire State Building, […]