Why is architecture important in our lives?
The Importance of Architecture
At its roots, architecture exists to create the physical environment in which people live, but architecture is more than just the built environment, it’s also a part of our culture. It stands as a representation of how we see ourselves, as well as how we see the world.
What is the role of architecture?
Architects create designs for new construction projects, alterations and redevelopments. They use their specialist construction knowledge and high-level drawing skills to design buildings that are functional, safe, sustainable and aesthetically pleasing.
Who is the famous architecture in the Philippines?
NATIONAL ARTIST FOR ARCHITECTURE (1976)
Born at the turn of the century, National Artist for Architecture Pablo Sebero Antonio pioneered modern Philippine architecture. His basic design is grounded on simplicity, no clutter.
What is the largest ethnic group in the Philippines?
Tagalog. As one of the major ethnic groups in the Philippines, the Tagalogs are believed to be the largest ethnic group in the Philippines. Most of these locals are living in the National Capital Region (NCR), Region 4A (CALABARZON), and Region 4B (MIMAROPA), and have strong political influence in the country.
Who among the Filipino architects you admire the most?
One of the first exponents of modernist architecture in the Philippines, Pablo Antonio (1901-1975) is revered as a pioneer and the foremost architect of his time.
What are the different types of houses in the Philippines?
In the Philippines, you can invest in two types of properties, either a house and lot or a condominium unit. House and lots are usually found in subdivisions or villages. They can be further classified into 4 types: single-detached, single-attached, duplex, and townhouses.