Unit 4: Architectural Form

1) Paris, France

  • Upload a photo(s) of your selected architectural form.

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  • Who is the architect? Where is it located? What year was it constructed? What materials were used?

Gustave Eiffel and Stephen Sauvestre were the architects. The Eiffel Tower is located in Paris, France. It was constructed in the year 1887. The material used to build the Eiffel Tower was puddling iron.

  • What is the history of the architectural form? What is the purpose?

The Eiffel Tower was built for the 1889’s World Fair to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the French Republic.

  • Share memorable features or stories that make it more interesting to you.

The Eiffel Tower is a huge bucket list thing to do as believed by some people to be the most romantic place on earth.

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