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The Mystery & Enigma of Maya Architecture

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Maya Architecture

Maya architecture is best characterized by the soaring pyramid temples and ornate palaces which were built in all Maya centres across Mesoamerica from El Tajin in the north to Copan in the south. The Maya civilization was formed of independent city-states and, consequently, there are regional variations in architecture but almost all buildings were constructed with a precise attention to position and layout and a general style prevails. (Info by Mark Cartwright) -- AHE

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An album of maya architecture.

An album of maya architecture. arquitetura

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Edificio de los Cinco Pisos (5 storey building) at Mayan ruins of Edzna, Campeche, Mexico.


maya architectural element arch - Architectural Elements 38... by bdcat

Tatiana Proskouriakoff, scholar of Mayan architecture and hieroglyphics.


Architecture: They often decorated their buildings with intricate stonecarvings, stucco statues and paint. Today, Maya architecture is important, as it is one of the few aspects of Maya life that is still available for study.

Aztec Hotel: Robert Stacy-Judd (1884–1975) was an English architect and author who designed theaters, hotels, and other commercial buildings in the Mayan Revival architecture Style in Great Britain and the United States. Stacy-Judd's synthesis of the style used Maya architecture, Aztec architecture, and Art Deco precedents as his influences.

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