Influenced by engineering and new technology, High Tech is a style that celebrates the display of a building’s construction and services
Brutalism is a style with an emphasis on materials, textures and construction, producing highly expressive forms
A style widespread in Europe during the Middle Ages, and when revived between the 18th and 19th centuries it became a rival to Classical architecture.
Postmodernism describes the colourful styles of architecture and the decorative arts that appeared in the late 20th century in reaction to Modernism
A Classical style named after the influential architect Andrea Palladio
This is architecture that looks back to a Classical past. The roots of Classicism are in ancient Greek and Roman architecture - in the temple architecture of ancient Greece and in the religious, military and civic architecture of the Roman Empire.
A style that urged for a return to craftsmanship and which rebelled against industrialisation
Rejecting ornament and embracing minimalism, Modernism became the dominant global movement in 20th-century architecture and design
The clean lines and minimal decoration of this style was associated with entertainment and glamour