Author: Kiso

Giuseppe Terragni – Monumento ai caduti di Como 2

Giuseppe Terragni – Monumento ai caduti di Como

This monument was built in remembrance of the fallen soldiers of WWI. It was inspired by a sketch made by Antonio Sant’Elia who was deemed a futurist, and built by Terragni and his brother. They...


Giuseppe Terragni – Escola

This was a nursery school designed by Terragni. In true Terragni style the building follows rationalist architecture with straight lines, porticos and windows. Although  I think it lacks imagination and creativity for the age...


Giuseppe Terragni- Novocomum, Como

This apartment complex was designed by Terragni who was a member of the fascist movement in early 20th century. When commissioned by the government to design an apartment complex he submitted a traditional roman design...


Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg

This art museum is at the University of the Witwatersrand. It is located at the corner of the main campus which coincides with one of the busiest roads in Johannesburg (Joburg). I visited this...


Constitutional Court, South Africa

The constitutional court in South Africa is located in Johannesburg on a former prison site. The court is multifaceted, and is adorned by African sculptures outside. Upon entering there is a museum of South...


Bryn Athyn Cathedral, Pennsylvania

I visited this chapel for a Christmas service during my first Christmas in the United States. At the time I was an Architectural Engineering major because I took a keen interest in structures, so...



    I went to go visit this museum during the December holidays of freshman year with my cousin who had a B.A in art and was working towards a Bachelors in architecture and...


Sarkeys Energy Center.

This building is at the North East corner of the Norman Campus and it was built in 1991. Sarkeys houses two faculties: Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering and the Department of Geography...


The Basotho Hat

The Basotho Hat (Mokorotlo) is located on Kingsway road in the central business district of Maseru, Lesotho. The historical significance of a ‘Sotho hat is that it is shaped like Qiloane mountain. Qiloane is...

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