Saturday, January 28, 2012

MODERN ARCHITECTURE

MODERN ARCHITECTURE
                      The concept of architecture was predominant  in old days in public buildings like religious places such as temples,churches, etc.The industrial revolution changed completely the concept of standard of living and it also gave birth to the modern structural system.
                       The idea to develop the urban property in the best economic manner due to migration of rural people to the urban area led to the thinking or abolishing the meaningless ornamentation of the various traditional styles and orders of architecture.For this purpose it was necessary to have suitable materials of construction and accordingly reinforced cement suitable materials of construction and accordingly,reinforcement cement concrete and steel which are suitable for framed structures were adopted in the construction of buildings and it accelerated the development of modern architecture.various finishing materials such as glass,plywood, different types of colors,etc.also helped the architect to design elegant and prominent modern architectural buildings to suit their requirements and environments.