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  Sydney Architecture Images- HOME
It was established in 1788 when Arthur Phillip and the First Fleet landed in Sydney Cove and claimed Australia for the British.
Built around Sydney Harbour, Sydney is known in Australia as the "Harbour City", and structures on the Harbour such as the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge are globally recognised icons of the city.
Under instruction from the British government, a convict settlement was founded by Arthur Phillip in 1788.
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 Building Movers, Building Dismantlers - William Gould Architectural Preservation, LLC
William Gould, Architectural Preservation, LLC furnishes dismantled antique homes from the seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
Frary Talcott House, 1788, this Connecticut Valley dwelling which measures 29' 5" by 38' 8", retains all of its original features including a rear lean-to which increases the depth to 36' 6".
A dedicated preservationist, William Gould Architectural Preservation, LLC has long worked to save historic houses and barns endangered by change and development.
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  Architectural theory
Architectural theory encompasses all the principles and concepts underlying the practice of architecture, from the fundamental theories of classical proportions to theories about the social or cultural role of architecture.
Charles Holden (1875-1960) writes on the principles of architecture, the role of the architect and the architect's duty to the client; Denys Lasdun (1914-) writes on the need for something more than reason to underpin the actions of the architect.
There are, for example, lectures on art and architecture by H.S. Goodhart-Rendel (1887-1959), texts on accoustics in buildings by Hope Bagenal (1888-1979) and notes on colour theory by MGF Ventris (1922-1956).
www.architecture.com /go/Architecture/Reference/Reference_4529.html   (366 words)

 Twentieth Century architecture: Factsheet   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The nation's fashions in architecture and engineering have been influenced by overseas trends since 1788, a pattern reflected in the Twentieth Century in both private and government sectors.
At the international level, traditional architectural boundaries were challenged in the Twentieth Century and new ways of doing things explored with enthusiasm.
Architect Barry Patten, a member of the leading Australian architectural firm, Yuncken Freeman Brothers, Griffiths and Simpson, is responsible for creating this excellent example of the Late Twentieth Century Structuralist style.
www.deh.gov.au /heritage/national/sites/20architecture-factsheet.html   (1339 words)

 Digital Librarian: Architecture and Historic Preservation
Among the subjects are the Grand Hôtel Gauquié in Oostduinkerke (demolished in November 2000), Le Valdor, a hospital in Liege and "Le Hasard", a coal mine in Cheratte.
Architecture Links on the Web is an extensive categorized list of more than 2000 websites from around the world.
Australian Architecture - 78 examples of twentieth century architecture in Melbourne, Victoria, from the turn of the century to 1980.
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 Preservation Resource Center Content   (Site not responding. Last check: )
New Orleans is known throughout the world for its lovely architecture and memorable streetscapes.
From the Creole cottages of the oldest French and Spanish neighborhoods to the Eastlake shotgun doubles of the nineteenth century neighborhoods, New Orleans' buildings have captured the hearts - and imaginations - of countless visitors.
After the fires of 1788 and until the mid - 1800s.
www.prcno.org /arch.html   (459 words)

 Histoire, Musée, Archives > Histoire et Patrimoine > L'architecture hospitalière
Vaste halle composée d'une ou plusieurs nefs, l'Hôtel-Dieu médiéval se caractérise par une architecture monumentale et par son emplacement, à proximité de l'eau pour la cuisine, le blanchissage et l'évacuation.
En 1788, le médecin Jacques Tenon propose, pour reconstruire l'Hôtel-Dieu, un modèle inspiré de l'infirmerie royale de Stonehouse à Plymouth.
Le concept architectural de l'hôpital européen Georges-Pompidou s'appuie sur quatre principes majeurs : ouverture, fonctionnalité, confort, sécurité.
www.aphp.fr /site/histoire/architecture.htm   (0 words)

 15¢ Boston State House by Charles Bulfinch   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The heritage of New England architecture is the work of men like Charles Bulfinch who had a spiritual feeling for their craft.
This talent soon found ready clients, and he became known as the foremost exponent of the federalist style of architecture.
In 1788, the Hollis Street Church was built from his plans, and soon he was creating such structures as the Beacon Monument of 1789, a towering column sixty feet high, and the Triumphal Arch erected that same year for Washington's visit to Boston.
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 Urbanism and Architecture –
The Jesuits stayed until 1763, when they were expelled and most of their buildings were razed to the ground and the land sold.
The Creoles contemptuously called it the "American side." Benjamin Henry Latrobe, the distinguished architect and Surveyor of Public Buildings of the United States, designed a new Customs House that was built by Robert Alexander (in the same location occupied by the present one).
The Luminous Columns (Madewood Plantation) (1941) In the 19th century, neoclassical style became the trademark for the plantation architecture of the new class of tobacco, sugar, and cotton barons, as reflected in this photoprint by Clarence John Laughlin.
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 Record: Co-housing information session April 24
In St. Louis, a handful of co-housing projects are now in development, including "Village in the City," scheduled to open in the University City Loop area in 2004.
The project involves several members of the University community, notably co-founder David Felix, professor emeritus of economics in Arts and Sciences; and Jana Pereau, adjunct associate professor in the School of Architecture, who is helping design the facility's distinctive "commons" areas.
She explained that co-housing helps to foster and promote a sense of connection between residents by locating individual living areas in close relation to extensive shared facilities for both work and leisure activities.
record.wustl.edu /news/page/normal/1788.html   (333 words)

 ContraCostaTimes.com | 10/21/2006 | Jefferson imparted his love of columns
These grand buildings are neoclassical, which means the revival of classical architecture.
This design was based upon Roman and Greek architecture, with their ageless trademark of understatement, proportion and the prominent use of columns.
In 1788, the second-to-none Renaissance gentleman designed a Jeffersonian version of the Maison Carree.
www.contracostatimes.com /mld/cctimes/news/local/states/california/15815243.htm   (400 words)

 Castles.org "Castles of the World"
Reference for castles, palaces and monasteries including: castle tours, medieval architecture, hotels, travel, plans, weddings, castles for sale, souvenirs, books, directory, site of the week, and history of castles.
Manzanares el Real Castle, combining the solidarity of a large fortress of the low Middle Ages and the elegance of a Renaissance residence, is a proud symbol of one of the most powerful families in Castilla during the XIV and XV centuries, the Mendozas.
The Palace Castle, which the Duques del Infantado had built during the reign of the Catholic Monarchs, is located near Madrid and set in the breathtaking rocky landscape between La Pedriza and Santillana reservoir.
www.castles.org /qa/messages/1788.html   (161 words)

 The Online Books Page: Browse subject: Architecture
This heading is subdivided by place for works on architecture indigenous to the place named, e.g.
The heading is qualified by a national qualifier for works on architecture of the type named in the qualifier but located in other places, e.g.
(architectural drawings from the vicinity of Paris, with some French text; Paris: Crapelet, 1812), by J. Ch.
onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu /webbin/book/browse?type=lcsubc&key=Architecture   (892 words)

 New York Architecture Images-Judson Memorial Church
New Englanders, familiar with the Catholic churches of Eastern Massachusetts, will recognize the style, the favorite of the architectural firm, Maginnis and Walsh.
McKim, Mead and White were already the city's leading firm and, as masters of the eclectic, could handle the style.
architecture is evident on the architect’s earliest plans.
www.nyc-architecture.com /GV/GV021JudsonMemorialChurch.htm   (2274 words)

 FrenchQuarter.com: French Quarter Architecture Types
The Creole townhouse took shape after fires of 1788 and 1794 removed the town's freestanding French Colonial houses.
These late Spanish years saw the rise of the tall, narrow, three-story brick house, set at the side walk or banquette, with three bays or openings, all doors.
She is currently working on a social and architectural history of New Orleans public markets and on a book on the contributions of free persons of color to vernacular architecture in antebellum New Orleans.
www.frenchquarter.com /history/QuarterArchitectureTypes.php   (847 words)

 Art History 111 Imagebase
Below, organized in roughly the order of your syllabus, are some of the images-- paintings, maps, photographs, works of sculpture, works of architecture, city plans, designed objects-- that you will look at over this semester.
If you have a particular interest in a given period, go to the link page for the Links to Other Art Sites On the Web to access museum collections like Florence's famed Uffizi Gallery, and other sources of works of art.
Cross section of a Hopi and Zuni Pueblo, architecture.
www.uic.edu /depts/ahaa/classes/ah111/imagebank.html   (2525 words)

 1788 - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
1788 - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
1785 1786 1787 - 1788 - 1789 1790 1791
1788 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar).
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/1/7/8/1788.html   (672 words)

 Architecture of the Brandenburg Gate - Berlin, Germany
Architecture of the Brandenburg Gate - Berlin, Germany
here is a lot of symbolic architecture around the world.
No images or text may be duplicated without permission.
www.glasssteelandstone.com /DE/BerlinBrandenburgGate.html   (733 words)

 Fayetteville : Attractions | Frommers.com
Organized in 1801 by African-American Henry Evans, a freed slave and ordained Methodist minister, the current Gothic-revival styled architecture features beautiful craftsmanship in the two-story gabled front and interior woodwork, some of it the handiwork of the two African-American workers, James Williams a carpenter and Joseph Steward a brick mason, who toiled during its creation.
Some delegates of the State Convention lodged here in 1789 while the Constitution was ratified.
Built in 1832 as the original site of the State House, it's an unusual type of architecture, more reminiscent of town halls you'd find in England.
www.frommers.com /destinations/fayetteville/3604010029.html   (830 words)

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We believe in them quite heavily because they have so much flexibility and they sound great,” says Joel Singer, lead engineer for XM Productions/Effanel Music, who were responsible for mixing the event’s music and other performances in 5.1, as well as delivering stereo and 5.1 broadcast feeds.
Effanel music mixers John Harris and Jay Vicari were tasked with creating the 5.1 surround and stereo feeds for the Grammy broadcast, while Paul Sandweiss provided the dedicated 5.1 surround mix with Joel Singer’s assistance.
You can’t beat it.” Using the Ethernet-based remote control capabilities of the 1788A, Singer and his team were able to maintain gain control from their mix position, over 500 feet away from the sources, without any signal degradation from long cable runs and splitters.
www.aphex.com /downloads/press_rel/aphex_grammys_0205.doc   (539 words)

 American Architecture
These have side gabled or hipped roofs and flared eaves that overhang the front facade.
The old city of New Orleans was virtually destroyed by fires in 1788 and 1791.
As the city was rebuilt, the preference was for multi-storied buildings in which shops and commerce were placed on ground level with residential housing above.
www.takus.com /architecture/french.html   (486 words)

 World Architecture Images- united states
America’s Favorite Architecture is the result of an AIA and Harris Interactive poll of 1,800 Americans naming their 150 favorite structures across the nation based on nominations from AIA member architects.
Salt Lake City, UT; Moshe Safdie, FAIA; VCBO Architecture
Seattle, WA; Rem Koolhaas; Office for Metropolitan Architecture; LMN Architects
www.essential-architecture.com /A-AMERICA-N/USA/USA-FAV.htm   (603 words)

 Providence Architecture
Due to its closeness to the city center and the existence of a number of thoroughfares, this area was developed for settlement relatively early, from 1788 onwards, only shortly after Benefit Street had been established on the city's eastern side.
Today's Atwells Avenue was laid out in 1809 and the area's street grid was established by the mid 1800s.
For further information on Federal Hill, consult the Providence Plan website.
www.brown.edu /Courses/HA0191/federalhill.html   (143 words)

 More Condos Planned For East Austin - Houston Architecture Info Forum - HAIF®
Houston Architecture Info Forum - HAIF® > Outside Houston > Austin
Thornton learned about the development through a friend, Trey Hailey, a principal in Hailey Johnson Architects LLP, the Austin architectural firm that is designing the project.
Hailey Johnson also is designing the Saltillo Lofts, a mixed-use project that will break ground in a few weeks at the southeast corner of Fifth and Comal streets.
www.houstonarchitecture.info /haif/index.php?showtopic=1788   (699 words)

Timber has been one of the most important and widely used building materials since Australian architecture began in 1788.
Old timber cottages are rather like old people: they may look frail but they are often very hardy.
For information about listing a business or service, phone or fax 02 6684 7677 or write to PO Box 591, Mullumbimby, NSW 2482.
www.oldhouses.com.au /docs/directories/aust/woodw.html   (143 words)

 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for 1788
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Find newspaper and magazine articles plus images and maps related to "1788" at HighBeam.
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 Book Collectors Gallery - Architecture & Related Books
Dj has a few small closed tears at corners & bottom of dj spine.
THE MOST USEFUL ART: Architecture in Australia 1788-1985
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