Sheikh Lotf-allah’s Mosque - Isfahan - Iran (photo credit- Erfan Shoara) LIGHT IS EVERYTHING when considering a design. Try to imagine how the natural light will enhance your design, your layout, your colours.
THE TOWER OF BABEL: The spiral minaret of the Great Mosque of Samarra (also known as the Malwiya Minaret) in Samarra, Iraq. The word "malwiya" translates as "twisted" or "snail shell". The minaret is approximately 171 feet or roughly 17 stories) tall.
Entrance Hall to the Natural History Museum, London, England. Romanesque Revival but with modern materials and structures such as terracotta and striking steel ribs to the roof. All decorated with natural imagery.