Beaux-Arts architecture was the academic architectural style taught at the École des Beaux-Arts ... Paris by François Debret (1819–32) then Félix Duban (1832– 70), which gave its name to the Beaux-Arts architectural style .... Union Terminal and Washington, DC's Union Station are famous American examples of this style.


Modern architecture, or modernist architecture was based upon new and innovative ..... In 1923 he published "Toward an Architecture", with his famous slogan, "a house is a machine for living in. ..... In 1932 it was recognized and given a name at an Exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City organized by ...


Dec 7, 2018 ... Famous buildings: Milwaukee Art Museum in Wisconsin ..... was commissioned by car manufacturer Walter P Chrysler, hence its name.


Jul 24, 2018 ... The following famous architects changed the way we think about buildings, ... In it , you can see that while Mies (the name by which he's best known) ... as Paris's central institution for Modern and contemporary art, suggests a ...


Aug 8, 2015 ... The Architects Behind 6 of America's Most Famous Buildings ... to building and preserving legendary pieces of art made of steel and concrete.


Apr 11, 2014 ... Over a long course of human history the art of building has conjured up ... Its supervising architect, Phidias is still known by name as one of the ...


Aug 17, 2012 ... The role architecture plays in our everyday lives is astronomical. ... of Architecture and Design at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, ...


Master architects typically don't get the respect and celebrity of other artists like painters. Yet their work arguably has a greater effect on us in the long term.


Jun 16, 2015 ... Some of his most famous building are the Centre Georges ... Spanish architect, artist, and engineer Santiago Calatrava was born in 1957 near Valencia, Spain. ..... The Simpson's fans might recognize his name from various ...