An Ironical Cathedral By Raymond Carver

Raymond Carver’s preferred method of delivering information to readers in his short story “Cathedral” is one that is entirely coherent with the underlying theme of the impact of alienation and isolation upon those who fail to master the art of communicating with others. Carver employs a technique of storytelling in which everything that can be … Read more

Quality Website Design Company Threats And Weaknesses

Quality web design company performs various business tactics and other business transactions via a developed website. The company mainly performs. The company is well associated with business opportunities like marketing advertising and financial services with professional employees working under them. They try to provide quality services to their client in such a way that there … Read more

Characteristics of Modernism

Introduction The following research paper will critically engage with the architectural movement known as Modernism. This will be done by engaging in its formal, spatial, tectonic, philosophical and the broad contextual characteristics, to establish a theoretical framework. This frame work will then be applied in evaluating four architectural projects, to establish how successful the buildings … Read more

The basics of colors in design

Color. It plays a vital role in design and everyday life. It can draw your eye to an image… evokea certain mood or emotion… even communicate something important without using words at all. So how do we know which colors look good together, and which ones don’t? The answer is simple: Color theory. Artists and … Read more

Humanism in Architecture

Renaissance Humanism has its roots in classical antiquity and has profoundly influenced western society and architecture. Present an evidenced argument either for or against a revival of humanist ideals in the 21st century. PNumber: P17191909 Session 2017/18 STATEMENT OF ORIGINALITY I confirm by submitting this work for assessment that I am its sole author, and … Read more

Biography and Life Path Of Egon Schiele

Egon Schiele Every generation has their punks. Be they musicians, writers, or artists, those individuals ahead of their times – while infamous during their lives – create legacies that last years after their deaths. Austrian painter Egon Schiele is certainly one of these controversial and memorable personalities. Best identified as a 20th century Expressionist painter, … Read more

Statement of Purpose (Architecture)

Architecture is a multi-dimensional field impacting functions of everyday life. We live in an era of constant growth and change aided by design. The application of architecture and design is a crucial component in building our society and the other fields of study. From our perception of right and wrong design, to new techniques and … Read more

A History Of Art Nouveau Designs

Art Nouveau was a dramatic style that flourished through Europe in the 1890s. It was unlike anything seen before as history was replaced by nature. Art Nouveau designs derived from organic forms, and used the theoretical background of plants and sinuous natural objects to create buildings. Honesty in the use of materials was an important … Read more

The works of Andrea Palladio

The Italian civilization hosted different arts for ages , it was the home for discoveries and sciences and most importantly for buildings. Through the previous centuries architecture was developed and many styles were created. Taking into consideration the renaissance period and the baroque one. Renaissance is an intellectual movement and an artistic development that occurred … Read more

An Overview Of Zaha Hadid

As defined by Merriam Webster, architecture the art or science of designing and creating buildings. While the word itself is narrowly defined, the art itself is broad, and the science complex. Therefore, being considered a master or impactful, is a feat that few reach. For centuries, architects were educated on what was known, continually repeating … Read more

A Study and History of the Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is an incredible mausoleum that contains the remains of the late queen Mumtaz Mahal. In 1612 a Persian princess called Arjumand Bano Begum was wedded to Shah Jahan (then known as prince Khurram). He would later become the fifth Mughal monarch. Arjumand Bano, whose name was later changed to Mumtaz Mahal (the … Read more

Different Kinds of Blinds and Shades

Blinds and shades are window coverings common for similar purposes such as giving privacy to the people inside a particular establishment or protecting the interior part from direct sunlight. Slat blinds made of vinyl or metal is consisting of many flat horizontal slats connected to a string which have a 170 degrees rotation adjustments for … Read more

Mycenaean Architecture in Greece

In the second millennium BC, Mycenae was a fortified city located between two hills on the Argolid plain of the Peloponnese, Greece. It was one of the major centers of Greek civilization, a military stronghold which controlled much of southern Greece and parts of southwest Anatolia. The stone architecture of Mycenae is unique in its … Read more

Multi-sensory architecture

From the beginning, architectures have been a means of housing function or human activity. As such, design was mainly guided by principles such as form follows function. Lately architecture has been driven by the need to visual first with architect Frank Gehry (2014) stating that form follows whatever he wants. Architects have started to disregard … Read more

Responsive web design

Due to the rapid development of the IT industry, there are many different devices for accessing the web: desktop computers with a wide range of screen dimensions, tablets, mobile phones, TV-s. Hence there is a need for adapting the web content layout for different screen dimensions and resolutions. Responsive web design is a modern technique … Read more

Responsive web design

Due to the rapid development of the IT industry, there are many different devices for accessing the web: desktop computers with a wide range of screen dimensions, tablets, mobile phones, TV-s. Hence there is a need for adapting the web content layout for different screen dimensions and resolutions. Responsive web design is a modern technique … Read more

The role of package designing in enhancing sales of Cadbury

Abstract The project focuses around the Cadburys’ use of different designs in its packaging of Cadbury products which has helped Cadbury build a strong consumer base in the market and increased its sales. The project contains images of Cadbury products packed creatively and attractively. It also shows the product packaging on different occasions like Diwali, … Read more

The benefits and limitations of using pictorial techniques to represent a given engineering component

The benefits of isometric drawings include; isometric drawings can provide an all-inclusive view of a given part/assembly/design. When using orthographic views, it can be difficult to get a clear picture of how the various views fit together to form the final part. I would say that the main disadvantage of an isometric drawing would be … Read more

Proportion in architecture

Proportions are understood as a cooperation of different parts in a whole. It is a commonly known term called proportion. But trying to understand the proportion in architecture turns out to be more complex due to massive amount of hidden information and theories, but those things let us understand the true meaning of proportion and … Read more

Proportion in architecture

Proportions are understood as a cooperation of different parts in a whole. It is a commonly known term called proportion. But trying to understand the proportion in architecture turns out to be more complex due to massive amount of hidden information and theories, but those things let us understand the true meaning of proportion and … Read more

Ancient Egyptian Construction and Architecture

The ancient Egyptian construction and architecture (dates back to five thousand years Before Christ), is considered as one of the most important civilizations that was influential throughout the history. The Arabic Republic of Egypt is a country that includes many interesting ancient architectural temples, pyramids, tombs, buildings and monuments that are aligned along the Egyptian … Read more

5 Easy DIY Nail Art Designs

“ Nail art is an artistic and fun way to decorate nails. It’s an ultimate way to accessorize and beautify you. There are assorted techniques to jazz up your nails with exclusive nail art decor. Even a simple nail art, adds a touch of glamour and class to your casual looks. It has achieved hell … Read more

Ancient Egyptian Construction and Architecture

The ancient Egyptian construction and architecture (dates back to five thousand years Before Christ), is considered as one of the most important civilizations that was influential throughout the history. The Arabic Republic of Egypt is a country that includes many interesting ancient architectural temples, pyramids, tombs, buildings and monuments that are aligned along the Egyptian … Read more

The benefits and limitations of using pictorial techniques to represent a given engineering component

The benefits of isometric drawings include; isometric drawings can provide an all-inclusive view of a given part/assembly/design. When using orthographic views, it can be difficult to get a clear picture of how the various views fit together to form the final part. I would say that the main disadvantage of an isometric drawing would be … Read more

The different types of design

There may be several types of design such as Adaptive design This is based on existing design, for example, standard products or systems adopted for a new application. Conveyor belts, control system of machines and mechanisms or haulage systems are some of the examples where existing design systems are adapted for a particular use. Developmental … Read more

Analysis Of The Book "James Henry Hammond And The Old South: A Design For Mastery"

Drew Gilpin Faust provided the final interpretation of the life of James Henry Hammond. As a little boy, Hammond’s father is very optimistic about him, Hammond is very optimistic about himself. Hammond is one of the richest growers in southern South Carolina. Hammond had great expectation of himself and his surroundings based on his ability. … Read more

Analysis Of Christopher Alexander’s Book “The Timeless Way Of Building”

“Architecture should speak of its time and place but yearn for timelessness”. (Frank Ghery) One of the most interesting treatise of Christopher Alexander is “The Timeless way of Building” that was first published in 1979. The author of the book Christopher Alexander himself is an architect. Besides an architect, he is a lover of mathematics … Read more

Theory Of Architecture

The author says that ‘the purpose of architecture is to design buildings’ is an unsatisfactory definition. Why does he say so? In that case, what is he suggesting as the real purpose of architecture? Explain. ‘The purpose of architecture is to design buildings’ is not only an unsatisfactory definition but is also an understatement. . … Read more

Black Women Empowerment in the Book Black Statue of Liberty by Jessica Care Moore

Liberation and Empowerment of Black Women Black women in America have struggled tirelessly through history to receive the recognition they deserve. One of these women is Jessica Care Moore, author of Black Statue of Liberty. Moore is a world renowned poet, publisher, activist, musician, playwright, and actress. Born and raised in Detroit, Moore exposed herself … Read more

All About Antique Wood Rocking Chairs

There is something about antique wood rocking chairs that gives us a rather homey feeling. Whenever antique rocking chairs are mentioned, the image of our great great great grandmothers quietly lounging at the front porch overlooking a vast farm come to mind. While antique rocking chairs are rather expensive, the thought that they once gave … Read more