Empire style in architecture
Empire style appeared in art and architecture in the late XVIII - early XIX century, after the French Revolution and in the period of Napoleon's empire. The very name of…

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Metal in the interior - types, combinations, decor
Ways to use metal in the interior The main rule is balance. Steel, iron, chromium are used for zoning, accentuation, decoration in combination with more common finishing materials: wood, plaster,…

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"Classics of the genre": interior items in a classic style
If you look at classicism in the broad sense of the word, associations immediately appear, united by one word - “masterpiece”. The concept of “classic” (from the Latin classicus) implies…

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Modern Russian style in the interior of the house

What is the Russian style in the interior?
The direction harmoniously united the elements of paganism and Christianity, the influence of the West and the East. The second name of the movement is Russian country style in the interior. Recall country involves the creation of the situation in the rural spirit, taking into account the characteristics characteristic of the country or region. Continue reading

Architectural style: classicism and neo-classicism

Classicism (fr. Classicisme, from the Latin. Classicus – exemplary) – artistic style and aesthetic direction in European art of the XVII-XIX centuries.
At the heart of classicism lie the ideas of rationalism, which were formed simultaneously with those in Descartes’ philosophy. A work of art, from the point of view of classicism, should be built on the basis of strict canons, thereby revealing the symmetry and logic of the universe itself. Continue reading

Architectural style of regency and georgian style

These architectural styles in our country are often defined by the general term “English style”, but in reality they represent two interrelated styles – the Georgian style and the regency style. The names gave them two historical epochs that took place in the social and political life of Great Britain. Continue reading

Architectural style of regency and georgian style
These architectural styles in our country are often defined by the general term “English style”, but in reality they represent two interrelated styles - the Georgian style and the regency…

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Living room interior colors and combinations
Basic rules for color matching According to the well-known rule of designers, these proportions are used - 60:30:10. The main part is occupied by the main coloring, 30% is additional,…

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Architectural style: revival
The architecture of the Renaissance - the period of development of architecture in European countries from the beginning of the XV to the beginning of the XVII century in the…

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Modern interior: styles, ideas, examples of projects
We define the terminology. Is there a difference between the content of the phrases "modern interior" and "modern style"? There is! The first is a generalized name for a group…

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