Geomimicry

“…history tells us the art and architecture of ancient Egypt are creations from the mind of man; the desert tells us they are translations from the language of the landscape.”

 egypt 1

 Sahara Desert Rock Formation

egypt 2The Sphinx at Giza

egypt 3

Theban Hills, West Bank, Luxor Hills

egypt 4Temple of Ramses II, Abu Simbel

Photos and quote from Architecture Magazine, circa 1998.

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