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Let’s go check out some of the amazing architecture in one of the most populated cities in the world, Mexico City!  Officially named Calakmul, after an important Mayan civilization, architect Agustín Hernández Navarrothe’s building is… Read More

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Let’s visit the small but architecturally vibrant country of Austria!  This is the gorgeous Loisium Wine Museum in Langenlois, Austria. It was designed by American architect Steven Holl.  The design concept is derived from the… Read More

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Barcelona’s architecture makes it one of the most exciting cities today.  Casa Batlló, built in 1877, is a renowned building located in the heart of Barcelona and is one of Antoni Gaudí’s masterpieces.  It seems… Read More

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Bejing is one of the fastest growing cities in the world. And its architecture is growing right along with it.  One of the most famous of Bejing’s newer bulidings is the stunning CCTV Headquarters also… Read More

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Nuuk is the most populous town in Greenland with 15,862 residents, making it the least populated national capital in the world.  But this stunning piece of architecture is the Katuaq Culture Centre, Nuuk. It was… Read More

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A unique and beautiful city that most people don’t think of, due to its remoteness, is the beguiling Reykjavik, Iceland. But this island nation has some gorgeous architecture.  Built in 2007 by Icelandic architectural firm… Read More

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The Shanghai Tower is almost done. When it’s completed, it will be the second tallest building in the world. This gorgeous structure was designed by the American architectural firm Gensler. The building will rise approximately… Read More

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One city that is definitely forward thinking when it comes to their architecture, is Seoul, South Korea. This amazing building is from the architect firm iArc Architects. Built in 2013, the Seoul New City Hall has… Read More

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Been looking at some gorgeous architecture in cities far away. Let’s take a look at a beautiful city in our own backyard! Quebec City, Canada! This is the stunning Chateau Frontenac, designed by Bruce Price… Read More

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Yesterday we looked at the old world charm of Riga, Latvia. Today I wanted to take a look at a capitol city very few of us have even heard of, Astana, Kazakhstan. A jewel in… Read More

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An often forgotten jewel of Europe is the beautiful capitol city of Riga, Latvia. The new Citadeles Moduli in the city was designed by gmp von Gerkan, Marg & Partners (Hochbau), Hamburg . A lovely… Read More

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This stunning creation is the Graz Art Museum in Austria. It’s called the “Friendly Alien” by it’s creators Peter Cook and Colin Fournier. The team of architects used a innovative stylistic idiom, known as “Blob… Read More

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As we all recover from Saint Patrick’s Day, I thought we could look at some gorgeous Irish architecture! Ireland is home to many gorgeous castles. This is the Dromoland Castle. The present building was completed… Read More

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It’s Sunday… And there are so many beautiful churches, cathedrals, and places of worship. Like this stunning church. Built in 2000 by Heinz Tesar with Marc Tesar, Christ The Hope of the Way Church is… Read More

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Many say that Paris is the most beautiful city in the world. Dotted with many well known buildings and landmarks, one of my favorite is La Defense, Grande Arche.  It was designed by architect Johann… Read More