Initially people used to live in caves to protect them from outside hardships. While living in caves they decorated it with images of animals like Lions and bears to make it attractive. With the advancement of civilization the cave dwellers turned in to a better living to get more protection and comfort. Today’s modern living reflects the social and economic status of a man. From large castles and palaces to single room accommodation. We can see the examples of power. The industrial revolution introduced new technologies in architecture. Modern advancement brought lighting, heating, indoor plumbing to the masses. Use of elevators promoted the construction of high rise and multi storied buildings thus apartment got the popularity, some tallest buildings of present architecture are
- Burj Khalifa, Dubai (UAE)
- Taipei (Taiwan)
- Bussan Tower (South Korea)
- Shanghai Financial centre (China)
- Abraj Towers Makkah (Saudi Arabia)
- International Commerce Centre Hong Kong (China)
Visitors do you consider this journey from caves to high rise buildings is a good sign?