Architecture for Non Majors

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Bruder Klaus Field Chapel

Bruder Klaus Field Chapel all began as a sketch, eventually evolving to become a very elegant yet basic landmark in Germany’s natural landscape. The design was constructed by local farmers who wanted to honor their...

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The Therme Vals

Built over the only thermal springs in the Graubunden Canton in Switzerland, The Therme Vals is a hotel and spa in one which combines a complete sensory experience designed by Peter Zumthor. Peter Zumthor...

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Kunsthaus Bregenz

The Kunsthaus Bregenz is one of Europe’s leading galleries for contemporary art both architecturally and in terms of its program. It presents temporary exhibitions of international  contemporary art in Bergen, capital of the Austrian.  Federal State of...

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This is the Aalto-Hochhaus building located in Bremen, Germany. It reaches a height of 197 feet and functions as a 22-story apartment building. It was built in 1962 and today it is protected by...

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Villa Mairea – Alvar Aalto

The Villa Mairea is an estate that includes a large house and a guest house. It was designed by famous architect Alvar Aalto and built in 1939. It was a unique project for Alvar...

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Finlandia Hall – Alvar Aalto

The Finlandia Hall is located in the center of Helsinki, Finland. The water shown is the  Töölönlahti bay. The Finlandia Hall is a concert hall and event center that was designed by Alvar Aalto and was...

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Vyborg Library – Alvar Aalto

The Vyborg Library is located in Vyborg, Russia. It was designed by famous architect Alvar Aalto and built in 1935. However, when it was built, Vyborg was considered territory of Finland. My favorite feature...

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