Glossary of Architecture
Abacus: A flat slab forms the uppermost member or division of the capital of a column.
Accolade: A sculptural embellishment of an arch.
Aisle: The subsidiary space alongside the body of a building is...
20th-Century Modern Architecture
Modern architecture refers to a style of building design that emerged in the early 20th century and is characterized by clean lines, simple geometric forms, and the use of new construction materials...