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Classical Architecture – At the Meeting of Human and Divine

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Design in architecture reached a zenith at Athens in the fifth century. It is a place where artists were caught between the meeting of the human with the divine

Symbolic Shapes

Symbolic Shapes

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A church or cathedral is made up of sacred shapes such as pointed arches, circles and ogee curves. The circle represents sacred order, the earth, sun, moon, planets and the whole of creation. The ogee shape derives from the architecture of Islam, which is abstract although fine and decorative, portraying…