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New Video Series: Architecture Really Fast

Follow our new series of quick, no edit, architecture lessons. We’ll be doing a number of these coming up. Each will focus on one aspect of a building, none will be longer than 5 minutes. In this first one we head to downtown Portland to find a neo-colonial building that features pilasters with capitals from the Temple of the Winds. Peter tells us what that’s all about. So come and learn the history of architecture!

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How to Read a Building: In One Easy Video Series

We here at Daniel House are very excited about this new series and hope you will be too. Becoming architecturally literate is an important development that most designers in the contemporary world have have failed to complete. Many architects today either have no knowledge of the development of architecture or choose to reject classicism on idealogical grounds. However, we wonder if they really understand what they are rejecting? 

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