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The Acropolis (info and background on the Acropolis) (Marsares / Monolith Community)
Adolf Loos' Karntner Bar in Vienna (computer model) (Matiu Carr, U. of Auckland)
Amiens Cathedral (multimedia guide to the cathedral) (Eden Greig Muir & Rory O'Neill, Columbia U.)
Anand Bhatt, Architect. ("Repository of architectural ideas, with references to Le Corbusier, South Asian urban artifacts, post structuralist theory")
Archéire: Irish Architecture Online (Paul Clerkin, Beth McLendon)
ArchitectsOnline ("New England based resource for architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture")
Architecture, Mainly Mediterranean (By Site) (ArtServe)
Art Nouveau World Wide (site devoted to architects and designers of the Art Nouveau period) (Frank Derville)
The Beckfordiana Website site for the online study of the life and works of William Beckford of Fonthill, 1760-1844; includes resources on Fonthill Abbey (Dick Claésson)
Building Technologies (Columbia Univ.)
Canadian Centre for Architecture 
City of the Bias: Contouring Istanbul with Indirection 
The Construction on the Empire State Building, 1930-1931 (New York Public Library)
Covered Bridges of the Philadephia Region (Drexel U.)
Envisioning Yuan Ming Yuan (Garden of Centred Wisdom) ("ancient formal garden in Peking that was totally destroyed by a fire in the 1800s. Our only knowledge of it comes from old woodcuts and descriptions. A group of Chinese scholars at UBC have set themselves the task of creating a highly detailed reconstruction of the garden in digital form -- the landscape, the plants, the birds, the trees, the buildings, the furniture... even the insects") (U. British Columbia / Xing Xing Computer Graphics Inc.)
Frederick Clifford Gibson Architecture (includes VRML resources)
The Gamble House ("The Gamble House in Pasadena, California, is an example of American Arts and Crafts style architecture. The house and furnishings were designed by Charles and Henry Greene in 1908") (Rich Muller)
Graced Places: The Architecture of Wilson Eyre (U. Penn)
Hadrianic Baths at Leptis Magna, North Africa (c. 127 AD) (reconstruction of the site by means of computer modeling) (Bill Rattenbury)
Hypergarden (3-D models of garden spaces created from fractal images)
Kiran Keswani, "On Perception: How Do We Experience Architecture?" (1996) (Frederick Clifford Gibson)
Kisho Kurokawa Home Page (architecture of "symbiosis")
Matiu Carr (Conceptual Architecture) (Matiu Carr, U. of Auckland)
Margaret Morton, Fragile Dwelling (photographs by the artist of homeless communities: "Since 1989 I have photographed the daily lives of the homeless in New York City as they sought places of security, built and decorated dwellings, created gardens, searched for food, cooked meals, cared for pets, and embellished their lives with friendship and the rituals of survival")
Motel Americana ("designed to celebrate an American phenomenon which reflects an important part of US history and culture: the motel") (Andrew F. Wood & Jenny Wood)
Museum Architecture (LAVA)
New Orleans Cemeteries: A MultimediaTour (Webcorp)
Marcos Novak (home page of architectural theorist Marcos Novak, featuring images, essay, and interviews related to his "transArchitecture," "liquid architecture," and "alien" architecture)
Palladio's Italian Villas (Carl Gable)
Peter Eisenman Site (includes bibliography, essays, links) (Peter Blank, Stanford U. / Stanford Presidential Lectures and Symposia in the Humanities and Arts)
Renaissance and Baroque Architecture (C. W. Westfall, UVA)
Rice Design Alliance 
The Risk Map of Cultural Heritage in Italy
Homepage of the Risk Map of Cultural Heritage ("project promoted by the Istituto Centrale per il Restauro (ICR) in line with . . . Brandi's notion of preventive restoration [and] . . . Giovanni Urbani's reflections on programmed maintenance"; involves "the development of systems and methods enabling maintenance and restoration programs for architectural, archaeological and historical-artistic items with regard to their respective conditions and the harshness of the environment where they are situated") (Istituto Centrale del Restauro, Rome)
Iconometric Model (photo survey method)
Thematic Maps of Environmental Danger Factors 
Southeastern Architectural Archive ("architectural and urban history of New Orleans and the Gulf South, from the 1830s through the 1980s, with significant holdings for other regions of the country. Over 200 architects are represented") (Gary Van Zante)
Mies van der Rohe, The Barcelona Pavillion (computer model) (Matiu Carr, U. of Auckland)
Velleity ("explores subjectivity through scaling and framing in language, representation... and the urban infrastructure: in this installment, the sewer") (Leslie Shih) (Basilisk)
The Virtual City (Rice Design Alliance 1994 lecture series on the impact of technology on the concept of the city) *
The Virtual Study Tour: In Memory of Architecture (Matiu Carr)
Frank Lloyd Wright
Frank Lloyd Wright in Wisconsin (Frank Lloyd Wright® Wisconsin Heritage Tourism Program, Inc)

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