Western Architecture

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Poll Closing Date: Monday, 30 March 2020 00:00 (in 1 month)

Just a starting point--obviously there are many styles I didn't add but these are broad strokes.

Romanesque
Gothic
Renaissance
Mannerist
Baroque
Neoclassical
Beaux Arts
Art Nouveau
Modern
Postmodern
Deconstructive


treeship., Monday, 10 February 2020 20:52 (two weeks ago) link

None of these were very good

plax (ico), Monday, 10 February 2020 21:09 (two weeks ago) link

Art Nouveau by many miles

Οὖτις, Monday, 10 February 2020 21:09 (two weeks ago) link

affordable

j., Monday, 10 February 2020 21:37 (two weeks ago) link

Byzantine or gtfo.

Of these, I'm partial to Romanesque's unaffected charm.

toilet-cleaning brain surgeon (pomenitul), Monday, 10 February 2020 21:45 (two weeks ago) link

Gothic or Moorish or it's bullshit

jmm, Monday, 10 February 2020 21:57 (two weeks ago) link

Romanesque's unaffected charm included windows so tiny that daylight had to turn sideways to fit through.

A is for (Aimless), Tuesday, 11 February 2020 04:07 (two weeks ago) link

Well, relative to the most of the others. And who needs daylight anyway? (Cue dad joke about the Dark Ages.)

romanesque architect (pomenitul), Tuesday, 11 February 2020 20:24 (two weeks ago) link

i forgot constructivist. i guess it goes under modernist.

treeship., Thursday, 13 February 2020 21:03 (two weeks ago) link

https://i2.wp.com/www.daevasdesign.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Hammer-and-Sickle.jpg?resize=620%2C306

a little more imaginative than the german stuff

treeship., Thursday, 13 February 2020 21:07 (two weeks ago) link


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