daily menu » rate the banner | guess the city | one on oneforums map | privacy policy | DMCA | news magazine | posting guidelines

Go Back   SkyscraperCity > World Forums > Architecture

Architecture news and discussions on all buildings types and urban spaces
» classic architecture | european classic architecture and landscapes | public space | shopping architecture | design & lifestyle | urban renewal and redevelopment



Global Announcement

As a general reminder, please respect others and respect copyrights. Go here to familiarize yourself with our posting policy.


Reply

 
Thread Tools
Old November 22nd, 2014, 06:16 PM   #2001
ThatOneGuy
Unregistered User
 
ThatOneGuy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Toronto - Bucharest
Posts: 14,691
Likes (Received): 10695

That water tower would look really good painted white.
__________________
BELIEVE
ThatOneGuy no está en línea   Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links
 
Old November 24th, 2014, 02:27 AM   #2002
Kenni
Super Mod
 
Kenni's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Los Angeles | San Salvador
Posts: 21,281

Iglesia El Rosario - San Salvador, El Salvador
(Church of the Rosary)

A traditional wooden structure burned down in the 1950's, which had replaced a colonial structure that succumbed to an earthquake in 1873.

In the 1960's a local architect convinced the Salvadoran catholic church to build his brutal church, for which we are lucky. There's nothing like it in the world. The play of light as the sun passes over the arched structure, light peeks in through colored glass in slits and holes.



image hosted on flickr



SS Iglesia El Rosario Interior
by FAVAustinTX, on Flickr

The "eye of God".


Iglesia el Rosario, The eye of God
by René Aguiluz, on Flickr


SS Iglesia El Rosario Sculpture
by FAVAustinTX, on Flickr

image hosted on flickr

INTERIOR IGLESIA EL ROSARIO por JC SAMPERZ, en Flickr

image hosted on flickr

INTERIOR IGLESIA EL ROSARIO por JC SAMPERZ, en Flickr

image hosted on flickr

INTERIOR IGLESIA EL ROSARIO por JC SAMPERZ, en Flickr
__________________
"I speak Spanish to God, Italian to women, French to men and German to my horse."

Charles V - Holy Roman Emperor
Kenni no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old November 24th, 2014, 02:34 AM   #2003
Skopje/Скопје
Macedonia/Македонија
 
Skopje/Скопје's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 21,000
Likes (Received): 9480

I've googled a little bit about more photos... Here's one from Wikipedia.

__________________
Blah... Blah... Blah
Skopje/Скопје no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old November 24th, 2014, 10:09 AM   #2004
ThatOneGuy
Unregistered User
 
ThatOneGuy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Toronto - Bucharest
Posts: 14,691
Likes (Received): 10695

Amazing building. It's a work of art!!
__________________
BELIEVE

Last edited by ThatOneGuy; November 24th, 2014 at 10:24 AM.
ThatOneGuy no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old November 25th, 2014, 11:43 PM   #2005
Skopje/Скопје
Macedonia/Македонија
 
Skopje/Скопје's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 21,000
Likes (Received): 9480

Tagore Memorial Hall, Ahmedabad, India (arch. Balkrishna V. Doshi, 1966)

Tagore Hall by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Tagore Hall-004 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Tagore Hall-003 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Tagore Hall-007 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Tagore Hall-001 by ijnicholas, on Flickr
__________________
Blah... Blah... Blah
Skopje/Скопје no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old November 25th, 2014, 11:47 PM   #2006
Skopje/Скопје
Macedonia/Македонија
 
Skopje/Скопје's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 21,000
Likes (Received): 9480

Sardar Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad, India (architect: Charles Correa)

SardarPatelStadium-Ahmedbad-Correa-004 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

SardarPatelStadium-Ahmedbad-Correa-003 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

SardarPatelStadium-Ahmedbad-Correa-002 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

SardarPatelStadium-Ahmedbad-Correa-001 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

SardarPatelStadium-Ahmedbad-Correa-005 by ijnicholas, on Flickr
__________________
Blah... Blah... Blah

ThatOneGuy, JMGA196 liked this post
Skopje/Скопје no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old November 25th, 2014, 11:49 PM   #2007
Skopje/Скопје
Macedonia/Македонија
 
Skopje/Скопје's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 21,000
Likes (Received): 9480

Indian Institute of Management Extension, Ahmedabad (architect: Biimal Patel)

IIMA-Extn-Ahmedabad-BimalPatel-012 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

IIMA-Extn-Ahmedabad-BimalPatel-007 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

IIMA-Extn-Ahmedabad-BimalPatel-006 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

IIMA-Extn-Ahmedabad-BimalPatel-005 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

IIMA-Extn-Ahmedabad-BimalPatel-001 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

IIMA-Extn-Ahmedabad-BimalPatel-003 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

IIMA-Extn-Ahmedabad-BimalPatel-002 by ijnicholas, on Flickr
__________________
Blah... Blah... Blah

Ekb_Morlaix, Atlantropa liked this post
Skopje/Скопје no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old November 25th, 2014, 11:52 PM   #2008
Skopje/Скопје
Macedonia/Македонија
 
Skopje/Скопје's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 21,000
Likes (Received): 9480

Premabhai Hal, Ahmedabad, India (arch. B V Doshi)

Premabhai Hall-004 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Premabhai Hall-005 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Premabhai Hall-003 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Premabhai Hall by ijnicholas, on Flickr
__________________
Blah... Blah... Blah
Skopje/Скопје no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old November 25th, 2014, 11:54 PM   #2009
Skopje/Скопје
Macedonia/Македонија
 
Skopje/Скопје's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 21,000
Likes (Received): 9480

Institute of Indology, Ahmedabad, India (arch. B V Doshi)

Indology Institute by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Indology Institute-008 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Indology Institute-006 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Indology Institute-005 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Indology Institute-002 by ijnicholas, on Flickr

Indology Institute-003 by ijnicholas, on Flickr
__________________
Blah... Blah... Blah

Atlantropa, JMGA196 liked this post
Skopje/Скопје no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old Yesterday, 12:13 AM   #2010
ThatOneGuy
Unregistered User
 
ThatOneGuy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Toronto - Bucharest
Posts: 14,691
Likes (Received): 10695

For some reason I can always tell apart Indian brutalist buildings from other ones.
__________________
BELIEVE

Ekb_Morlaix, Atlantropa liked this post
ThatOneGuy no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old Yesterday, 09:31 AM   #2011
ThatOneGuy
Unregistered User
 
ThatOneGuy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Toronto - Bucharest
Posts: 14,691
Likes (Received): 10695

Hotel President, Yamoussoukro, Ivory Coast (1980)




That's an impressive cantilever.
__________________
BELIEVE
ThatOneGuy no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old Yesterday, 12:07 PM   #2012
Skopje/Скопје
Macedonia/Македонија
 
Skopje/Скопје's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 21,000
Likes (Received): 9480

Looks like an airport tower
__________________
Blah... Blah... Blah
Skopje/Скопје no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old Yesterday, 12:34 PM   #2013
Skopje/Скопје
Macedonia/Македонија
 
Skopje/Скопје's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 21,000
Likes (Received): 9480

Zagreb, Croatia (I have no idea what this building is, who is the architect or when it was built)

funky-house by anywhereism, on Flickr
__________________
Blah... Blah... Blah

Atlantropa liked this post
Skopje/Скопје no está en línea   Reply With Quote


Reply

Tags
brutalism

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT +2. The time now is 03:37 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Feedback Buttons provided by Advanced Post Thanks / Like v3.2.5 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

SkyscraperCity ☆ In Urbanity We trust ☆ about us | privacy policy | DMCA policy

Hosted by Blacksun, dedicated to this site too!
Forum server management by DaiTengu