Architecture Design Essays

analysis of the Burj Khalifa Tower Project

The UAE, located in Middle East, is the third largest oil-producing country in the world. Currently, and over the past few years, a variety of construction projects have been taking place in the UAE, for which the main source of funding has been oil money. This is especially true of Dubai, one of the seven emirate states of the UAE. Dubai has become a significant emerging economy in recent years and has also become a popular tourist attraction for visitors…

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My Dream House

Living life large as people may say it, is my kind of lifestyle, my dream is to make it big and enjoy the finest things in life. Indeed, this can only come with dedication, hard work and a master plan. My dream house can be described in two words, classy and comfortable. Ever since I was twelve years old, I have known what kind of house I wanted to live in. It would be simply unimaginable, beautiful and great in…

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Statuette of Queen Ankhnes Meryre Ii and Her Son, Pepyii

Art is not just a means of expression, but a view into our past; a preservation of what was before us. Through paintings, carvings, statues, and architecture, we travel almost as if through a time machine, into history from thousands of years ago. By the careful observation of pieces of art that have been left behind, we can learn immensely about a culture and its lifestyle. A piece of art that expresses the history and culture from which it comes,…

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Henri Matisse_ _the Window_, France 1916

Matisse is considered one of the most influential painters of the 20th century, and one of the leading Modernists. Known for his use of vibrant colors and simple forms, Matisse helped to usher in a new approach to art. He believed that the artist must be guided by instinct and intuition. Although he began his craft later in life than most artists, Matisse continued to create and innovate well into his eighties. The Window, 1916, is a very pretty piece…

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how Useful Is the Term ‘early Modern’ to Describe the Period C.1500 C.1789_

In tackling this question it should first be asserted that these dates are commonly known to be the end of the Middles Ages (1500) and the beginning of the French Revolution (1789.) To determine whether this period characterises the term ‘early modern’, it must be more substantial than a set of dates, factors of a imperial, cultural, religious, political and economic nature must be investigated. This will discern if Europe underwent a period of “modernisation.” Moreover they must be assessed…

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Visconti and the German Dream_ Romanticism, Wagner and the Nazi Catastrophe in Film

Richard Wagner Introduction             Richard Wagner was an influential German composer, music theorist and conductor. He was widely known for his operas later known as music dramas. He wrote text and music for all of his operas. He was born on 22nd May 1813 in Leipzig Germany and died on 13th February in Venice Italy. His compositions especially those in his later years are known for their rich harmonies, contrapuntal texture and elaborate use themes associated with certain characters, plot…

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Buying Decision Process for a House

The consumer decision making process involves following five stages – 1. Problem recognition 2. Information search 3. Evaluation of alternatives 4. Purchase decision 5. Post-purchase behavior Problem recognition – With my shifting from India, for the purpose of studies and being with my son and daughter-in-law, and also imminent birth of my grandkid, the present rented apartment of two bed room is likely to be too congested for all of us. This factor along with betterment of my son’s financial…

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Project Controls

I have developed a proposal that would create a secure system within our organization. Below is the outline that should help prevent disaster recovery or in the case, backup our disaster recovery procedures. Duration Critical Task Sequencing The project will detail an array of critical task sequences including: * Pre-project Envisioning – Evaluation of HR database and corporate objectives, formulation of cost/benefit analysis, establishment of project scope and major milestones, securing of executive sponsorship and buy-in * Planning Structure –…

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E Marketing Plan

Introduction: Good afternoon board members today I will be presenting to you a brief proposal of an e-marketing plan for Ginga Sushi Bar & Dining. Ginga is a restaurant located in 5 of the most sophisticated and vibrant dining precincts in Brisbane. The restaurant offers a menu with the finest Japanese cuisine traditions for authentic fine flavours and culinary delights. Ginga is a portrayal of traditional Japanese cuisine with modern and western interpretations. The most iconic food choice that Ginga…

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How to Write a Winning Personal Statement for Graduate and Professional School

Perhaps the architecture is the most challenging and interesting course anyone interested in becoming an architect must undergo. I love architecture as it is influential in creativity, thus shaping our physical environment and promoting design solutions in terms of sustainable regeneration programmes linked to public building, housing and urban design. I am an ambitious, challenge oriented and hardworking person with desires to become a qualified architect. Indeed, my life in the city of Shiraz, Iran has led to my motivation…

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Assignment of Building

1. List the four main public concerns identified during “the decade of conflagrations” that are still applicable to today’s fire service. • The need for fire resistive construction materials in buildings • A need for dependable water supply • The regular inspection of fire and life saving equipment • The safe storage of combustible and flammable materials 2. Identify the five major differences between the United States and other industrialized countries that contribute to higher fire losses. • Less than…

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Women Are Over Sexualized in the 21st Century.

Women are Over-sexualized in the 21st Century. Introduction            The music in the twentieth and twenty first centuries are significantly different, both vocal and visual. In centuries before, music was primarily made up of instrumental music from stringed and wind instruments with the exemption of Operas. With the advanced technology and culture, many new genres of music advanced with an increased participation of women in music. However, this involvement has triggered a major escalation in the…

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Analysis of the Last Scene in the Play _the History Boys_

Analysis of the last scene in the play “The History Boys” Introduction Critical analysis of the last scene in the play “The History Boys”             This extract captures the end of the play so well. The opening statement gives the impression that the play is coming to an end. Irwin is presented in his wheelchair. This is a reminder that the audience should not forget that Irwin had been involved in an accident. It is during the accident that he…

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Quality Management Virgin Atlantic

Company overview: Since it was founded in 1984, Virgin Atlantic Airways has become Britain’s second largest carrier serving the world’s major cities. Now based at both London’s Gatwick and Heathrow airports, it operates long haul services to thirty destinations worldwide as far apart as Las Vegas and Shanghai. Virgin Atlantic has enjoyed huge popularity, winning top business, consumer and trade awards from around the world. The airline has pioneered a range of innovations setting new standards of service, which its…

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Aircraft Secondary Flight Control Surfaces

In order for an aircraft to maneuver and maintain its stability, this required for aircraft to have control surfaces. Mainly, the aircraft are divided into two main control surfaces which are the primary flight control and the secondary flight control. The primary flight control is a basic control surfaces used to maneuver such as rolling, pitching and yawing. Meanwhile, secondary flight control surfaces are designed to augment stability, assist pilot control and ease the work-load. Some of the aircraft does…

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