On our historical series today, Jimmy takes us through how medieval architecture has inspired modern spaces. Interesting fact, it hails a lot from church designs.
Teachers have the best way in instilling order and beauty within the classroom. If you happen to be a teacher and want a smooth sailing lesson with the kids, here are some ideas you can organize with the school to create that beautiful peaceful environment.
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Last week we tackled the Greek architecture in our historical series. Today, Jimmy gives you a transition into the Roman architecture, which spilled off from the Greek architecture. Inventors of intricate arched constructions.
“Maximalist style is all about being a collector of things ― create a closet of curiosities.”
As far as I can remember, we have moved from maximalist, to minimalist, and considering maximalist again. Whenever one in-vogue style begins to fade from the public eye, its polar opposite is always quietly waiting in the wings, ready for its own shining moment.
Greece has not only been considered as the cradle of Western civilization, but also a trend setter in architecture and interior design. Jimmy, as usual in his historical series, tells us why we need to appreciate designs that have come all the way from Greece.
Edel Quine is an Interior designer whose managed to get the perfect niche in African decor. She’s currently in management for interior styling and visual merchandising for home decor showroom and stores. Have a look at how diligently she plays around with African inspired decor in these spaces.
Do you know the origin of the columns in your spaces? All these trails back from the structures in Egypt, where most stone buildings included a lot of columns, supporting beams that carried the weight of flat roofs.