architectural style


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Noun1.architectural style - architecture as a kind of art formarchitectural style - architecture as a kind of art form  
art form - (architecture) a form of artistic expression (such as writing or painting or architecture)
Bauhaus - a German style of architecture begun by Walter Gropius in 1918
Byzantine architecture - the style of architecture developed in the Byzantine Empire developed after the 5th century; massive domes with square bases and round arches and spires and much use of mosaics
classical architecture, Greco-Roman architecture - architecture influenced by the ancient Greeks or Romans
Gothic architecture, Gothic - a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries; characterized by slender vertical piers and counterbalancing buttresses and by vaulting and pointed arches
Romanesque, Romanesque architecture - a style of architecture developed in Italy and western Europe between the Roman and the Gothic styles after 1000 AD; characterized by round arches and vaults and by the substitution of piers for columns and profuse ornament and arcades
Moorish, Moorish architecture - a style of architecture common in Spain from the 13th to 16th centuries; characterized by horseshoe-shaped arches
Victorian architecture - a style of architecture used in Britain during the reign of Queen Victoria; characterized by massive construction and elaborate ornamentation
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Without as well as within, the houses seem inhospitable and mysterious--an impression which is difficult to explain, unless it has something to do with the actual architectural style. These houses are almost exclusively inhabited by the merchant class.
The readers are aware that Shaki Khan's palace has a special place in the history and architectural monuments of Azerbaijan, with its mysterious architectural style. This monument is one of the rare pearls of Azerbaijani painting and folk art.
Al-Bujairi district in Ad Diriyah has a unique architectural style inspired by the surrounding natural environment and vast palm plantations.
Architectural Style: Predominantly Earthquake Baroque (due to the geographical condition of Vigan City), with a touch of Chinese-Romanesque and Neo-Gothic inspirations
The colorful exhibition of paintings on paper and velvet, oil colors on canvas and sapphires, represents the aesthetic image of the old city of Sanaa and its unique characteristics in coexistence and harmony, and calls for its preservation from the distortion and developments in the architectural style. The Undersecretary of the Capital Municipality praised the initiative of the artists in organizing this exhibition in cooperation with the sector and the Culture Office in the Municipality of capital Sanaa to convey the message that the old Sanaa is a unique city and efforts should be made to preserve and preserve in the framwork of the World Heritage List.
Six major Egyptian contracting companies were assigned to found a "Latin Quarter" having the classical architectural style of Greco-Roman Alexandria in the New Alamein City-Press Photo CAIRO -- 26 August 2018: Six major Egyptian contracting companies were assigned to found a "Latin Quarter" having the classical architectural style of Greco-Roman Alexandria in the New Alamein City, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly declared.
It is a rare architectural monument located in the central part of the city in front of the National Library Building, representing a distinctive architectural style that harmonizes with the buildings of Bab al-Faraj area.
The mosque has the architectural style of the early Islamic era or the first Islamic era.
The selection of the 'Mamluk architectural style' in the construction of the mosque highlights an important style used in the construction of many mosques and buildings that still exist.
The selection of the "Mamluk architectural style" in the construction of the mosque to highlight one of the most important architectural styles used in the construction of many mosques and important buildings that still exist to this day and provide some of the architectural details that were used in that golden age of the history of the Islamic nation.
The artist twists thoughts, ideas and sometimes Gothic architectural style.
Comparing the Qutb Shahi tombs in Hyderabad with that of India's friendship with Iran, President Rouhani stated that the architectural style of the tomb safeguarded the relationship of both countries.

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