Information Building Name: The Notre Dame Type of Building: Church Function: Hold religious Ceremonies Architect: Maurice De Sully Date: 1163-1250 Style: Gothic Location: France Cultural Group: Catholic Materials: Cut Stone, Stained Glass
Historic Fact One of the world’s first gothic cathedrals.
Wild Card / Fun Fact It was climbed by the Hunchback of Notre Dame.
Why I chose this building It was gothic and historical.
3-5 Artful Adjectives 1) Elegant- beautiful stained glass design. 2) Dominating- Its height and size dominate the other churches of Paris. 3) Aged- Ivy and old bushes growing around it; older design.
3-5 Art Vocab Words Gothic- Built with a Gothic design. Old- built before the year 1300. Abnormal- Not many Pennsylvania churches have gargoyles on them; nor are they of this size.
Part of building used in design The gothic spires, windows, and gargoyles.
MLA BIBLIOGRAPHY Aaltonen, Gaynor. The Story of Architecture. London: Arcturus, 2008. Print.
The Northridge Inn (New England, USA) NO PICURE FOUND ON CREATIVE COMMONS
Information Building Name: Northridge Inn Type of Building: Mansion Function: Inn Architect: Michael Sutton Date: 1912 Style: Modern Location: New England, Massachusetts Cultural Group: N/A Materials: Cement, glass
Historical Fact Former home of rich aristocrat.
Wild Card / Fun Fact You can stay here next time you visit New England!
Why I selected this building It had a very unique entrance and is a very large home.
3 Artful Adjectives Modern, Symmetrical, and Elaborate.
3 Art Vocab Words Arches- Used in first floor design Pillars- Around entrance and as chimney. Busy- Many different designs morphed into one big idea/building.