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Adziogal Lighthouse
   was designed by   
Vladimir G. Schucov
Modern period, 1911, built in Chersson, Ukraine
Arc De Triomphe
   was designed by   
Jean François Chalgrin
In 1806 he was commissioned by Napoleon to design a commemorative arch to the victorious armies of France, and the executed scheme for the Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile was chiefly Chalgrin's, although he died shortly after commencement of the actual construction.
Bank of China Tower
   was designed by   
I. M. Pei
Modern period, 1982-1990, built in Hong Kong
Barcelona Pavilion
   was designed by   
Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe
Modern period, 1928-1929, built in Barcelona Spain
Bauhaus
   was designed by   
Walter Gropius
Modern Exemplar period, 1919-1925, built in Dessau, Germany
Big Ben Clock Tower
   was designed by   
Sir Charles Barry
Clock designed by Sir Edmund Beckett.
Brooklyn Bridge
   was designed by   
John Augustus Roebling
1869-1883 , built in Brooklyn, New York, USA
Casa Batllo
   was designed by   
Antoni Gaudi
Expressionist Art Nouveau period, 1905-1907, built in Barcelona, Spain
Casa Mila
   was designed by   
Antoni Gaudi
Art Nouveau period, 1905-1910, built in Barcelona, Spain
Cathedral of St.Basil
   was designed by   
Barma and Posnik
Russian Byzantine period, 1554, built in Moscow, Russia
Centre Le Corbusier
   was designed by   
Le Corbusier
Modern period, 1963-1967, built in Zurich, Switzerland
Chick House
   was designed by   
Bernard Maybeck
Bay Regional Shingle period, 1913, built in Berkley, California, USA
Chrysler Building
   was designed by   
William Van Allen
Art Deco period, 1928-1930, built in New York, New York, USA
Circus at Bath
   was designed by   
John Wood
Neo Classical period, 1754, built in Bath, England
Colonia Guell
   was designed by   
Antoni Gaudi
Expressionist period, 1898, 1908-1915, built near Barcelona, Spain
Crystal Palace
   was designed by   
Joseph Paxton
Victorian period, 1852, burnt down 1936, built in London, England, (then Sydenham)
Eiffel Tower
   was designed by   
Gustav Eiffel
Victorian Structural Expressionist period, 1887-1889, built in Paris, France
Empire State Building
   was designed by   
Shreve, Lamb, and Harmon
Low Key Art Deco period, 1931, New York, New York, USA
Fagus Works
   was designed by   
Walter Gropius
Early Modern period, 1911-1913, built in Alfred an der Leine, Germany
Falling Water
   was designed by   
Frank Lloyd Wright
Expressionist Modern period, 1934-1938-1948, built in Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania, USA
Flatiron Building
   was designed by   
Daniel Burnham
When constructed was called the Fuller Building, was one of the tallest buildings in New York City upon its completion in 1902 and is considered one of the first skyscrapers. The building, at 175 Fifth Avenue in the borough of Manhattan, sits on a triangular island block at 23rd Street, Fifth Avenue, and Broadway.
Ford Foundation Building
   was designed by   
Kevin Roche
New York City. Features a dramatic 12-story jungle atrium.
Four Seasons Restaurant
   was designed by   
Philip Johnson
Getty Center
   was designed by   
Richard Meier
Los Angeles, California.
Glyndebourne Opera House
   was designed by   
Michael Hopkins and Partners
Contextually Sensitive High Tech Modern period, 1994, built in Glyndebourne, England
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
   was designed by   
Frank Gehry
Expressionist Modern period, 1997, built in Bilbao, Spain
Guggenheim Museum
   was designed by   
Frank Lloyd Wright
Modern period, 1956 to 1959, built in New York, New York, USA
House on the Michaelerplatz
   was designed by   
Adolf Loos
Loos is considered as one of the most important pioneers of the modern movement in architecture.
Laurentian Library
   was designed by   
Michelangelo
Proto Baroque period, 1952, built in Florence, Italy
Louvre
   was designed by   
Pierre Lescot
French Renaissance period, 1546-1878, built in Paris, France
Marin Civic Centre
   was designed by   
Frank Lloyd Wright
Modern period, 1957, built in San Rafael, California, USA
Martin Luther King Memorial
   was designed by   
Robert Kelly
Robert Kelly designed the sculpture and fountain situated in Seattle, Washington.
Notre Dame Cathedral
   was designed by   
Maurice De Sully
Early Gothic period, 1163-1250, built in Paris, France
Notre Dame Du Haut, or Ronchamp
   was designed by   
Le Corbusier
Expressionist Modern period, 1955, built in Ronchamp, France
Palazzo Chiericati
   was designed by   
Andrea Palladio
Late Renaissance period , 1550-1580, built in Vicenza, Italy
Paris Opera
   was designed by   
Charles Garnier
Neo Baroque period, 1857-1874, built in Paris, France
Parthenon
   was designed by   
Ictinus and Callicrates With Phidias
Ancient Greek Doric period, 477BC-438BC, built in Athens, Greece
Pentagon
   was designed by   
George Bergstrom
Neo Classical period, 1941-1943, built in Arlington, Washington DC, USA
Petronas Towers
   was designed by   
Cesar Pelli
Modern period, 1998, built in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Poplar Forest
   was designed by   
Thomas Jefferson
Neo Classical/Neo Palladian period, 1806, built in Lynchburg, Virginia, USA
Pyramide Du Louvre
   was designed by   
I. M. Pei
Modern period, 1989, built in Paris, France
Richards Medical Centre
   was designed by   
Louis I. Kahn
Modern period, 1957-1961, built in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
   was designed by   
I. M. Pei
Electric Modern period, 1998, built in Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Rockefeller Centre
   was designed by   
Raymond Hood
Corporate Modern period, 1932-1940, built in New York, New York, USA
Sagrada Familia
   was designed by   
Antoni Gaudi
Expressionist period, 1882-1926, built in Barcelona, Spain
Scotland Street School Museum
   was designed by   
Charles Rennie Mackintosh
The building is one of Glasgow's foremost architectural attractions.
Seagram Building
   was designed by   
Philip Johnson & Mies Van Der Rohe
Sears Tower
   was designed by   
Bruce Graham/SOM
Corporate Modern period, 1974-1976, built in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Sforza Chapel
   was designed by   
Michelangelo
Renaissance period, 1555, built in Rome, Italy
Sidney Myer Music Bowl
   was designed by   
Yunken Freeman
High Tech Modern period, 1957, built in Melbourne, Australia
Sistine Chapel
   was designed by   
Giovanni Dei Dolci
Renaissance period, 1473-1481, built in the Vatican City, Italy
Space Needle
   was designed by   
John Graham
Designed for the 1962 Seattle World's Fair. From a sketch by artist Edward E. Carlson.
Staatsoper Dresden (Semperoper)
   was designed by   
Gottfried Semper
Statue of Liberty
   was designed by   
Frederic Auguste Bartholdi
Neo-classical period, 1884-1886, built on Liberty Island, New York, USA
St. Pancras Station
   was designed by   
William Henry Barlow
Victorian period, 1864-1868, built in London, England
St. Paul’s Cathedral
   was designed by   
Sir Christopher Wren
Late Renaissance to Baroque period, 1675-1710, built in London, England
St. Peters of Rome
   was designed by   
Giocomo Della Porta
Italian Renaissance period, 1546 to 1564 and 1590, built in the Vatican City, Italy
Sydney Opera House
   was designed by   
Jorn Urtzon
Expressionist Modern period , 1957-1973, built in Sydney, Australia
Taipei 101
   was designed by   
C. Y. Lee and Partners
Neo Regionalist/Modern period, 2003 to 2004, built in Taipei, Taiwan
Taj Mahal
   was designed by   
Emperor Shah Jahan
Islamic period, 1630-1653, built in Agra, India
Taliesin
   was designed by   
Frank Lloyd Wright
Neo-Vernacular period, 1911-1925, built in Spring Green, Wisconsin, USA
Tassel House
   was designed by   
Victor Horta
Art Nouveau period, 1892-1893, built in Brussels, Belgium
Teatro Guaira
   was designed by   
Rubens Meister
Modern period, 1952-1974, built in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
Tempietta of San Pietro
   was designed by   
Donato Bramante
Italian Renaissance period, 1502, built in Montorio, Rome, Italy
Temple of Venus and Rome
   was designed by   
Hadrian
Ancient Roman Classical Corinthian period, 123-135, built in Rome, Italy
Te Papa Museum
   was designed by   
Ivan Mercep
Wellington, New Zealand. JASMAX Architects Ltd, a New Zealand firm, designed the building. They won an international competition held by the Museum. The building is based on the design they submitted to the competition with a number of modifications. Ivan Mercep was the principal JASMAX architect working with Te Papa.
Unitarian Meeting House
   was designed by   
Frank Lloyd Wright
Modern period, 1947-1951, built in Madison, Wisconsin, USA
United Nation Headquarters
   was designed by   
Le Corbusier, Oscar Neimeyer, Sir Howard Robertson Et Al
Modern period, 1947-1953, built in New York, New York, USA
White House
   was designed by   
James Hoban
Georgian Neo Classical period, 1793-1801, built in Washington DC, USA
The Willow Tree Rooms
   was designed by   
Charles Rennie Mackintosh
Art Nouveau period, 1902-1904, built in Glasgow, Scotland


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