The line of the Parthenon in this photograph brings the focus to the top center. The strongest lines are diagonal, but there are also strong vertical lines with the pillars.

I selected this image because I found it very interesting with the different textures it has it influenced by ancient Greek architecture because it is a architecture produced by the Greek-speaking people (Hellenic people)

Greek architecture is something I have always found interesting to look at because of the careful designs put into the buildings. Most of the designs are very intricate and executed well.

This picture depicts a Key Border and Ionic Order. The key border is a repetitive pattern. You can tell the column is an Ionic Order by the swirls at the top.

Once, on the Acropolis of Athens ancient Greeks used to play board games. They used to roll the dice and play in the Parthenon, the great temple dedicated to the goddess Athena, protector of the ci...

Board games history: ancient Greeks played dice in the Parthenon

Ancient Greek architecture - Floor mosaic

Ruins of ancient Olynthus. Olynthus named for the olunthos, the fruit of the wild fig tree was an ancient city of Chalcidice, (c.

Neoclassical statues of Socrates (ancient Greek philosopher) and Apollo in front of the Academy of Athens, Greece.

Neoclassical statue of Socrates (ancient Greek philosopher) and Apollo in front of the Academy of Athens, Greece.

Ancient Greek Home - I like the ancient Greek house set up.

Ancient Greek Home - I like the ancient Greek house set up. Maybe set up for orphan house and common and prosperous homes?

Italy Paestum Paestum is the classical Roman name of a major Graeco-Roman city in the Campania region of Italy. It is located in the north of Cilento, near the coast about 85 km SE of Naples in the province of Salerno, and belongs to the commune of Capaccio, officially also named Capaccio-Paestum.

Paestum, Italy - classical Roman name of Graeco-Roman city in Campania, north of Cilento, near coast km SE of Naples in Salerno province - belonging to Capaccio commune, also named Capaccio-Paestum.

The Temple of Asclepius. Epidauros, Greece. 380 B.C. Beautiful temple made 300 years before christ. its truly incredible how they would make structures that are still standing today

25 Influential Pieces Of Ancient Greek Architecture

The Temple of Asclepius, Epidauros, Greece, 380 BC

A style of Greek architecture that is still used today is the pillar. From Santorini to Sifinos Islands you can see the traces of this ancient building technique. Where would you like to visit first? #ancientgreekarchitecture

A style of Greek architecture that is still used today is the pillar. From Santorini to Sifinos Islands you can see the traces of this ancient building technique.

Excavated Ruins Of Herculaneum  --  Destroyed during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 CE.

Excavated Ruins Of Herculaneum - the town was destroyed during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 CE. this house is known as 'Casa del bel cortile' located along the Cardo V

The Acropolis of Athens (Ancient Greek: Ἀκρόπολις) is an ancient citadel located on an extremely rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.  While there is evidence that the hill was inhabited as far back as the fourth millennium BC, it was Pericles (c. 495 – 429 BC) in the fifth century BC who coordinated the construction of the site's most important…

Greece Travel Inspiration - The Parthenon and the other roughly temples have been either carefully restored or precisely copied and reassembled.

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