Monday, June 1, 2020

Stahl House No 22

A masterpiece of minimalist design for private houses. Constructed in 1959, with its architecture well ahead of the time. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.10052 N 118.37016 W Categories: Family...

Marina City

A complex of buildings which is dominated by two round towers - 179 m tall apartment buildings, each with 65 floors. Constructed in 1968....

Cohen House

Large private house, built in 1955 and designed by Paul Rudolph. Its architecture has left huge influence on modern architecture worldwide and represents a...

Hearst Castle

One of the most luxurious buildings in the United States, constructed for the newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst in 1919 - 1947. It contains...

Bessastaðir

Historical manor house, built in the site of royal stronghold. Since 1944 – residence of the President of Iceland. Location, GPS coordinates: 64.1060 N 21.9955 W Categories: Palaces,...

Umaid Bhawan Palace

Beautiful palace in Art Deco style, built in 1923 - 1943. One of the world's largest private residences with 347 rooms. Built by Jodhpur...

Walter Gale House

A private house of Walter H. Gale, a comparatively modest but charming family house. It was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and constructed in...

Aqua in Chicago

A beautiful skyscraper with unusual, "fluid" form created by the wave-like form of its balconies. It was constructed in 2009 and is 262 m...

John Hancock Center

This supertall skyscraper was built in 1969 and was the second tallest building in the world at this time. Its antennas are 457 m...

Mission Inn

An enormous hotel in Mission Revival Style, gradually extended in 1902 - 1935. The architecture of this complex is diverse, eclectic - and very...