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Nicholas Cathedral in Kiev

Nicholas Cathedral in Kiev. The Catholic Church and the national house of organ and chamber music in the same building

The first impression of an architectural work may be associated with the fact that You have moved in space and time. The building of the Gothic style in the business center of Kiev – not a common occurrence… Unusual forms of construction solutions instantly attracts attention. Maybe You have a speculation that this is the castle, the temple, or, for example, a theater… What is it actually? We will talk further.

The history of the Church of St. Nicholas has lasted for more than a century. The opening and lighting of the Cathedral took place in 1909. The construction lasted 10 years. 3D layout of the Roman-Catholic Church of St. Nicholas

By the end of the NINETEENTH century the Polish community of Kyiv has increased to approximately 40 thousand people. Alexander’s Church, built earlier, it could not hold on main religious holidays, you need a number of believers. The Polish nobility have a desire to build a second Church in Kiev. Despite the lack of support from the tsarist Russia, the Polish community managed to convince the governors to implement it. Was collected, at that time, a huge amount of donations of $ 500 thousand. Project competition winner was a young architect S. V. Valovsky. Continue reading

GOTHIC
GOTHIC, Gothic and neo-Gothic   The violla-Le-Duc (Viollet-le-Duc) eugène Emmanuel (27.1.1814, Paris, - 17.9.1879, Lausanne, Switzerland), French architect, historian and theorist of architecture. Restored a number of French Gothic cathedrals…

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European city of the middle Ages
Lesson purpose: Acquaintance of students with features of art and architecture of medieval Europe. Objectives of the lesson: To introduce the concepts of "stained glass", "Gothic", "box-rose", "portal"; Shaping children's…

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Old buildings in the world
Age structure of the population of the world The human age is the period from his birth to a particular measured point in his life. Because at different stages of…

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