Temple of Light
Karnak Temple - Avenue of the Sphinxes (900+). Spanning the 2+ mile distance between Thebes, Karnak and Deir al Bahri. Ending 60 meters before the 2nd Pylon where a Colonnade of 10 pillars, each 65 ft tall were raised. 25 ft intercolonnations depicting each Nome's God and Goddess. 'Raised' by Nesi (Pharaoh) Taharka and his chief architect, Montu Priest Montuemhat, 25th Dynasty. Taharka constructed or restored several Temples at Karnak. Check my other pins to learn more about this neglected King.
We've seen our fair share of unique modern home designs like the box-shaped metallic house or the abstract fortress made of concrete, but Mexican architect Juan Carlos Ramos has taken on a form less-visited for his aptly titled project Pyramid House—a conceptual pyramid-shaped home created and submitted as a proposal for a recent architecture competition. The simple geometric shape creates a clean aesthetic, while remaining extremely eye-catching due to its iconic though rarely applied for…