1. equusmysteriousfollow:

    Andrea Palladio, Villa Rotonda, Vicenza, c. 1567-70


  2. acidadebranca:

    Black & White Plans


    ANDREA PALLADIO, plan of the Villa Rotonda (formerly Villa Capra), near Vicenza, Italy, ca. 1566-1570.



  3. arssubtilis:

    Villa Capra (Villa rotonda) Vicenza, Italia 1566


  4. giveitawhirl:

    Who can tell me what villa this is and the architect? If you can, I will love you forever. (Photo I took while visiting in 2009)



  6. ilgaribba:

    Villa Capra - Andrea Palladio - 1585

    Adler House - Louis Kahn - 1954


  7. Villa La Rotonda is a Renaissance villa just outside Vicenza, northern Italy, designed by Andrea Palladio. The proper name is Villa Almerico Capra, but it is also known as La RotondaVilla RotondaVilla Capra and Villa Almerico. The name “Capra” derives from the Capra brothers, who completed the building after it was ceded to them in 1592. Along with other works by Palladio, the building is conserved as part of the World Heritage Site ”City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto”.

    (Source: betonbrut)




  10. artaddictsanonymous:

    Andrea Palladio, Church of San Giorgio Maggiore (Venice, Italy), plan 1565; construction 1565-80; facade, 1597-1610; campanile 1791; finished by Vincenzo Scamozzi following Palladio’s design

    (Source: wga.hu)


  11. quay-cur:

    I couldn’t guess this on my art history final so I said it was Beyonce’s guest house


  12. tretjakovgallery:

    San Giorgio Maggiore - The church of San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, Italy. Bigger version of this image is available here: http://ift.tt/1jKHceQ


  13. hierarchical-aestheticism:

    Church of San Giorgio Maggiore at the bay of Venice.


  14. (Source: nilsjgondran)


  15. europeanarchitecture:

    Basilica Palladiana - architect Andrea Palladio, Vicenza, Italy

    Le fabbriche e i disegni di Andrea Palladio by Ottavio Bertotti Scamozzi