Architecture

Cosma Home > Communication > Knowledge > Form > Expression > Arts > Architecture

Spotlight


Related

Pages
Arts Performing, Visual, (Architecture), Culinary, Language (Poem), Music, Dance

Resources

These are organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma. More…

General

Portal

Architecture Reference Resources (Library of Congress)
Architecture Portal (Wikipedia)

Dictionary

architecture : the art or practice of designing and building structures and especially habitable ones — Webster

Oxford, OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, InfoPlease, Word Reference, Urban Dictionary

Thesaurus

The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus Online, Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus

Encyclopedia

Architecture is both the process and the product of planning, designing, and constructing buildings and other physical structures. Architectural works, in the material form of buildings, are often perceived as cultural symbols and as works of art. Historical civilizations are often identified with their surviving architectural achievements. — Wikipedia

Britannica

Introduction


Introduction to Architecture (Wikiversity)

Outline

Outline of architecture (Wikipedia)

Search

WolframAlpha, DuckDuckGo

Preservation

History


Great Buildings (Architecture Week)
Three-dimensional models, drawings, and commentaries on a thousand buildings and structures, like the Great Pyramid and the Brooklyn Bridge.
History of Architecture (Wikipedia)

Quotation

Quotations Page Bartlett’s

Library

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

Participation

Education

Course

Free Architecture Courses (MIT OCW)
OER Commons: Open Educational Resources
Open Education Consortium

Community

Event

Architecture Meetups, Conference Alerts Worldwide (Conal)

Forum

Reddit

Blog

WordPress

News

Arch Daily, Architectural Digest, Architecture (Magazines.com), NPR Archives

Book

ISBNdb

Government

Document

USA.gov

Expression

Arts




Poem

OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Future

20 Buildings That Show the Future of Architecture (Wired)

returntotop

More…

ArchDaily ArchDaily | Broadcasting Architecture Worldwide

  • IFSI / philippe gibert architecte
    by Daniel Tapia on December 17, 2017 at 5:00 am

    The project of the Nurses training Institute (IFSI) is located on the Saint-Dizier Hospital Center site. The massing of this university building is simple, rational and sequential, there are 2 levels combining 2 volumes. The first one, on the ground floor, is clad with perforated panels for shading. The forecourt is protected by an awning made of the floor cantilever. Inside, the entry lock opens on the vast crossing hall, developed as an interior street under the glass roof. […]

  • Project Franklinford / Modscape
    by Daniel Tapia on December 17, 2017 at 2:00 am

    Sitting peacefully in an open field, this off-the-grid sustainable house captures the views without compromising on environmental performance. Located at Franklinford in Victoria’s Central Highlands, the four-bedroom home is shared between two families, providing a gathering place for the extended family and a place to relax and relish the joys of rural life. Taking its cues from agricultural buildings in the surrounding farmland, this modular home is predominantly clad in Colorbond with […]

  • Chico & Chica House / Cho and Partners
    by Cristobal Rojas on December 16, 2017 at 8:00 pm

    Hongeun-dong building owner couple are people who know their lifestyle exactly and enjoy living their lives. In addition, they knew how to ask this clearly to an architect.  Because of these aspects, Hongeun-dong house started with an effort contain the way the couple deal with their lives.&nbs […]

  • Students Build a Suspended Bamboo Pavilion With...
    by Equipo Editorial on December 16, 2017 at 4:00 pm

    The Academy Bezalel students' bamboo project, in Jerusalem, is a proposal that approaches the construction in real scale and the experimentation with materials as an important driving force of architectural design. […]

  • A Lawn Circle 70 Meters in Diameter Took Over...
    by Nicolás Valencia on December 16, 2017 at 2:00 pm

    Earlier this year the Plaza Mayor in Madrid awoke covered by a giant meadow of natural grass. A circle of 70 meters in diameter, without any restriction of access, allowed Madrilenians to take a break, sit down, read a book or simply take a picture, enjoying this urban landmark from a new perspective. […]