Gothic architecture is a style of architecture that flourished during the high and
late medieval ...... New churches in the Gothic style were created all over the
world, including Mexico, Argentina,...
Forget the association of the word "Gothic" to dark, haunted houses, Wuthering
Heights, or ghostly pale people wearing black nail polish and ripped fishnets.
Gothic architecture tried to solve some of these unpleasant problems, and
created light, pleasant and airy buildings. Before the gothic, architecture was ...
Gothic Architecture (1120-1500): Characteristics of Gothic Building Design: ...
walls which took up huge amounts of space and created small, dim interiors.
Gothic architecture originated in Northern France in the 12th century and was a
gradual ... This style was created by Abbot Suger, an advisor to the French Kings
The term Gothic was coined by classicizing Italian writers of the Renaissance,
who attributed the invention (and what to them was the non-classical ugliness) of
Gothic architecture, architectural style in Europe that lasted from the mid 12th
century to the 16th century, particularly a style of masonry building characterized
Aug 17, 2016 ... Gothic art, the painting, sculpture, and architecture characteristic of the ... who
attributed the invention (and what to them was the nonclassical ...
This lesson covers the three main features of Gothic architecture: the pointed
arch, the rib vault and the flying buttress. We then look at a...
Gothic architecture and art, structures (largely cathedrals and churches) and
works of art first created in France in the 12th cent. that spread throughout