Category: Architecture


Architecture for our Spirit and Soul

Around the world, spiritual beliefs have inspired great architecture. Begin your journey here to celebrate some of the famous gathering places — synagogues, churches, cathedrals, temples, shrines, mosques, and other buildings designed for prayer, reflection, and religious worship. Neue Synagogue The blue-domed Neue Synagogue, or…


Defining Architecture and Design

What is architecture? The word architecture can have many meanings. Architecture can be both an art and a science, a process and a result, and both an idea and a reality. People often use the words “architecture” and “design” interchangeably, which naturally broadens the definition of architecture. If…


What Is an Architect?

An architect is a licensed professional who organizes space. The art world may define “space” differently than the scientific world (where does space begin?), but the architecture profession has always been a combination of art and science. Architects design houses, office buildings, skyscrapers, landscapes, ships, and even entire cities. The services…