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The Modern Prague

Jul 13th, 2010 // Destination: Prague
To design a building in competition with so many architectural styles is not simple, and thus in the centre you will encounter modern buildings only rarely. Thus, the construction boom took place just outside the centre, where new business centres and large shopping malls arose. For the meantime, prominent buildings by Jean Nouvel (And?l) and Frank Gehry (The Dancing Building) represent more the... 

Architecture in Canberra

Jul 8th, 2010 // Destination: Canberra
Parliamentary Triangle Iconic buildings on the Canberra skyline are the monuments in the Parliamentary Triangle and around Lake Burley Griffin. They include the National Gallery of Australia, National Portrait Gallery, National Library of Australia, High Court of Australia, Museum of Australian Democracy at the Old Parliament House, National Carillon, National Museum of Australia, and Questacon –...