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  1. 1. Functional and emotional value of art and Architecture Presented By: Richa rashmi Anu mendiratta Bansi sharma Md.Zainul ahmed Tafseer ahmed Ramiz khan
  2. 2. arches <ul><li>Functional value:- </li></ul><ul><li>The arches reduced the lateral thrust on the foundation. In gothic architecture it enabled the architects to lighten the walls and buttresses. It gave the final shape of the nave in terms of height and roof. </li></ul><ul><li>Emotional value:- </li></ul><ul><li>Arches mostly were taken to be religious edifices. Arches gave a certain height to the opening thus enhancing the aesthetic and decorative value of the building. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Islamic arches
  4. 4. Roman arches
  5. 5. Rajasthani arch and gothic arch
  6. 6. Neolithic Architecture <ul><li>Also known as “Stone-Age” architecture contains some of the oldest known structures made by mankind. </li></ul><ul><li>Neolithic Architects were great builders who used mainly mud-brick to construct houses and villages. </li></ul><ul><li>Houses were plastered and painted with ancient scenes of humans and animals. </li></ul><ul><li>Many of the more famous Neolithic structures were remarkably made by enormous stones. </li></ul>
  7. 9. Stonehenge
  8. 10. Egyptian Architecture <ul><li>Due to lack of wood most Egyptian architecture was made with mud-brick and stone. </li></ul><ul><li>Minerals included sandstone, limestone, and granite, which were generally used for tombs and temples. </li></ul><ul><li>Most ancient Egyptian towns have been lost because they were situated in the cultivated and flooded area of the Nile Valley. </li></ul>
  9. 11. Egyptian Architecture <ul><li>Temples and tombs have survived: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Built on ground unaffected by the Nile flood </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Constructed of stone. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Egyptian architecture is based mainly on its religious monuments such as Pyramids. </li></ul><ul><li>All monumental buildings are post and lintel constructions, with flat roofs constructed of huge stone blocks supported by the external walls and the closely spaced columns. </li></ul>
  10. 12. Temple of Ramesses II
  11. 15. Neoclassical Architecture <ul><li>Neoclassical style produced by the neoclassical movement during the 18th century. </li></ul><ul><li>Neoclassical, or &quot;new&quot; classical, architecture describes buildings that are inspired by the classical architecture of ancient Greece and Rome. </li></ul>
  12. 16. Neoclassical Architecture <ul><li>A Neoclassical building is likely to have some (but not necessarily all) of these features: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Symmetrical shape </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tall columns that rise the full height of the building </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Triangular Pediment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Domed roof </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Examples: U.S. Capitol Building, White House, Slave plantations </li></ul>
  13. 18. Roman Architecture <ul><li>Adopted from Greek classical architecture. </li></ul><ul><li>Constructed new structural principles based on the development of the arch and a new building material, concrete. </li></ul><ul><li>First to utilize two forms of roof design, the arch and vault. </li></ul><ul><li>Vault is an arched roof or ceiling (dome). </li></ul><ul><li>Eliminated use for columns to support roofs. </li></ul><ul><li>Columns used mainly for sculptural decoration. </li></ul>
  14. 19. Roman Architecture <ul><li>Romans built more kinds of structures than any earlier civilization. </li></ul><ul><li>In addition to houses, temples, and palaces, Romans constructed aqueducts, public baths, shops, theaters, and outdoor arenas. </li></ul>
  15. 20. Colosseum
  16. 22. Gothic Architecture <ul><li>Mainly flourished in western Europe from the 1100’s to 1400’s. </li></ul><ul><li>New systems of construction allowed for architects to design churches with thinner walls and lighter piers. </li></ul><ul><li>Piers extended several stories high and into the roof area making individual columns like ribs on an open umbrella. </li></ul><ul><li>Ribbed vaults are most distinguishable characteristic of Gothic architecture. </li></ul>
  17. 23. Gothic Architecture <ul><li>Other styles included pointed arches, stained-glass windows, flying buttresses. </li></ul><ul><li>Flying buttresses were brick or stone arched supports built along outside walls. </li></ul><ul><li>Emphasizes vertically and a skeletal stone structure. </li></ul><ul><li>Pointed arch was introduced for both visual and structural reasons. Channels weight onto the bearing piers or columns at a steep angle. </li></ul><ul><li>Gothic cathedrals could be highly decorated with statues and paintings. </li></ul>
  18. 27. Renaissance Architecture <ul><li>Beginning between the early 15th and the early 17th centuries in different regions of Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The Renaissance style places emphasis on symmetry, proportion, geometry and the regularity of parts </li></ul><ul><li>Orderly arrangement of arches, niches replaced the more complex proportional view of medieval buildings. </li></ul><ul><li>Renaissance buildings have a square, symmetrical, planned appearance. </li></ul>
  19. 28. Renaissance Architecture <ul><li>Facades (front of building) are symmetrical around their vertical axis. </li></ul><ul><li>The columns and windows show a progression towards the center. </li></ul><ul><li>Domestic buildings are often surmounted by a cornice. </li></ul><ul><li>Windows may be paired and set within a semi-circular arch. </li></ul><ul><li>Roofs are fitted with flat or coffered ceilings. They are not left open as in Medieval architecture. They are frequently painted or decorated. </li></ul>
  20. 33. St. Peter’s
  21. 34. Modern Architecture <ul><li>Building styles with similar characteristics, primarily the simplification of form and the elimination of ornament. </li></ul><ul><li>Dominant architectural style, particularly for institutional and corporate building, for several decades in the 20th century. </li></ul><ul><li>Use materials such as iron, steel, concrete, and glass. </li></ul><ul><li>The most commonly used materials are glass for the facade, steel for exterior support. </li></ul><ul><li>Modern architecture seen in most skyscrapers. </li></ul>
  22. 35. Modern Architecture <ul><li>Modern architecture is usually characterized by:▪ </li></ul><ul><ul><li>a rejection of historical styles as a source of architectural form (historicism) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>an adoption of the principle that the materials and functional requirements determine the result </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>an adoption of the machine aesthetic </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>a rejection of ornament </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>a simplification of form and elimination of &quot;unnecessary detail&quot; </li></ul></ul>
  23. 39. Art Deco Architecture <ul><li>Popular design movement from 1920 until 1939. </li></ul><ul><li>Popular themes in art deco were trapezoidal, zigzagged, geometric, and jumbled shapes, which can be seen in many early pieces. </li></ul><ul><li>materials such as aluminum, stainless steel, lacquer, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Bold use of stepped forms, and sweeping curves, symmetry and repetition, . </li></ul><ul><li>Art Deco style celebrates the Machine Age through explicit use of man-made materials (particularly glass and stainless steel) </li></ul>
  24. 41. Post-Modern Architecture <ul><li>Began as American style whose first examples are generally cited as being from the 1960s </li></ul><ul><li>Diverse aesthetics, styles collide. </li></ul><ul><li>Postmodernists feel buildings fail to meet the human need for comfort both for body and for the eye. </li></ul><ul><li>Most post-modernists works are small buildings such as houses and stores. </li></ul><ul><li>BASICALLY, ANYTHING GOES! </li></ul>
  25. 45. Gates Ishtar gate and India gate a comparison of ancient and modern arch
  26. 46. Rajasthani window and western window
  27. 47. Capitals and coloumns
  28. 48. Taj mahal
  29. 49. Buland darwaza
  30. 50. Char minar
  31. 51. Humayun’s tomb
  32. 52. Jantar mantar
  33. 53. Lotus temple
  34. 54. Akshardham temple
  35. 55. Cologne,germany
  36. 56. Malaysian ionthingies
  37. 57. Opera house,sydney
  38. 58. Petronus tower,malaysia
  39. 59. Eiffel tower
  40. 60. Wilkinson residence
  41. 61. Empire state building
  42. 62. Daniel beskind studio
  43. 63. Jama masjid,amu
  44. 64. University canteen
  45. 65. Bab-e-syed,amu
  46. 66. Kennedy auditorium,amu
  47. 67. Maulana azad library,amu
  48. 68. Victoria gate,amu
  49. 69. Thank You…