Gothic architecture is a style of architecture that flourished during the high and
late medieval period. It evolved from Romanesque architecture and was ...
Fundamentally, gothic architecture transformed castles, churches, cathedrals and
pretty much the whole of Europe! This style of architecture developed because ...
The style of architecture we now call Gothic first emerged in northern France in
around 1140. It evolved during the construction of great churches in the Paris ...
Gothic architecture, architectural style in Europe that lasted from the mid 12th
century to the 16th century, particularly a style of masonry building characterized
Gothic Architecture (1120-1500): Characteristics of Gothic Building Design:
Rayonnant, Flamboyant Styles.
Gothic church architecture in Medieval England developed from Norman
architecture. 'Gothic architecture' is the term used to describe building styles
Clickable thumbnails of photos and drawings illustrating Early Gothic with links to
the High Gothic period, from the Digital Archive of Architecture.
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 Cathedrals are intricately designed architectural features, which date back
to 1144 and possible even earlier. The architecture used to make these ...
The term Gothic was first used during the later Renaissance, and as a term of
contempt. Says Vasari, "Then arose new architects who after the manner of their