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Different types of Architecture

Architecture is the form of design, plan, and construction, in general terms it is called as the material of buildings and another physical form, like the saying Rome can’t be built in a day, it is all started from there, even though architecture evolved from the first human of the world as their own shelter in documents the earliest form of architecture is found in Rome.

Like art, architecture is also in many forms and styles, like places, like philosophy and materials it also has many forms from ancient architecture style to the futuristic architecture style it has a very long journey.

Architecture have many types according to country and time, let’s explore some of the core architecture types and their philosophy along:

  • Organic architecture
  • Neoclassic architecture
  • Vernacular architecture
  • Modern architecture
  • Futuristic architecture

Organic Architecture:                                                                                                              

Organic architecture is a mature architecture type which connects human with nature, the core philosophy and purpose of organic architecture is to keep the human in a harmony state and nature which is around them, the first-ever organic architecture is established by the legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright and most of his work are the earliest form of organic architecture.

He loved the sense of nature within the architecture so that people live in peace and always have a touch of nature with them today most of the world’s leading architects are adapted to the organic architecture style because of the purpose it serves.

Falling water by Frank Lloyd Wright

Different types of Architecture

Neoclassical architecture:

Neoclassical architecture is one of very old architecture style and it is also more effective than many of the architecture type even today, it became famous for its highly fancy decorations, neoclassical is rooted from ancient Greece and Rome, it became popular for its texture and simplicity along, with neutral color as its base architecture style and giant domes at the entrance made it to adapt and to display the royal of the building.

Decorated sculptures are considered as the major part of neoclassical architecture style, even today western countries and some parts of American countries adapted to neoclassical architecture.

Lincoln Memorial, Washington D.C.

Different types of Architecture

Vernacular architecture:

This is like the DIY architecture style, rarely architects are being involved in the vernacular architecture style, using all the available material around the building to construct it called vernacular architecture, every part of the world have their own way of vernacular architecture style, it is like language.

Iceland Village House

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Modern architecture:

In the early ’20s, architecture is adapted to the time and begin to use modern materials like steels and glasses for the architecture and also to survive the modern civilization, usage of steels and glasses along with the concrete cement made it look modern, stylish and formal, by today most of the official architectures are adapted to the modern architecture all over the world.

City Urban Skyscrapers Buildung

Different types of Architecture
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Futuristic architecture:

The futuristic architecture is one of fancy and mind blooming architecture styles, when you get astonished by architecture it is called futuristic architecture, everybody needs something new which is never existed before, futuristic architecture is just like that, something which is never before.

Space Elevator Building

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