Classical Architecture to Your Home
Design House with Classical Architecture – For those of you who never went on vacation to some countries in Europe such as the UK, France, Italy, or Greece, you would agree if one tourist attraction in these countries is a classic-style architecture of the building. Building with classic architectural design is unique and interesting, giving a different impression with the existing buildings around it, making us feel back to the past. Currently in Europe, among the towering skyscrapers and houses with modern minimalist design, we can still see many buildings with classic design. Part of the building is an old building that still retained its original design and some of them are new buildings that adopt the classic designs that look different from the surrounding buildings. Usually classic architectural design has the characteristics are large and sturdy pillars, arches above the door, dome-shaped roof, and well-ornament ornaments with intricate motifs and details.
History of Classical Architecture Design
The architectural design itself is a classic style of the building and design techniques that refer to ancient Greece in the Hellenistic period and the Roman Empire. Nation classical architecture of the ancient Greeks and Romans are the basis of a classical building, which exist in the world today. Classical architecture begins when a renowned architecture Roman named Marcus Vitruvius who was victorious in the first century BC confident that the builders should use mathematical principles in building the temple. In his writings Marcus introduce classical order describing the style columns and a symmetrical design that is used in classical architecture.
When people think of classical architecture, they generally think of a building made of wood, stone, and others. In some cases it is true, but also a lot of classic architecture has a modern breath and design of the building complex. For example the roof, pillars, even stone and marble structure that is made with impeccable detail.
Variety of classical architecture coincided with the start of a formal written civilization. Until now there has been found to be specifically era when it started and when it ended era. But the type of horse’s bit is commonly found on the European continent. For some reason, this type of classic architecture is built around three objectives, namely:
1. As a shelter such as homes and houses.
2. As the container worship of gods and houses of worship, such as churches, or temples.
3. As a gathering place for people.
For the purposes of the second and third, build classical architecture made much detail as possible by giving ornaments intricate details. Over time, the building becomes more complicated and more detailed. Some civilizations that grew out of the mud and stone helped enrich the various forms of classical architecture such as temples and the tombs of the Egyptians.
Currently the classical architectural forms still exist and adopted in modern buildings that are emerging. There are museums or churches which adopted classical architecture in their buildings.
Classical architecture is unique and makes us was especially impressed with intricate ornaments detail. But, if you like the classic architectural design like this, why do not you bring some of Europe into your home? Hah, how? It’s easy, why do not you apply this classical architectural design to your home alone? This way, you do not have to back and forth to Europe every time you want to feel different atmoshpere. Curious as to what the classic architectural design that is suitable for your house?