The American magazine «BusinessInsider» conducted a survey among architects who recognized Greek Parthenon the most beautiful and important building in the world.
The publication asked the architects to the question of what structure inspired them to choose this profession, and tell which buildings they believe are the most significant and impressive.
First place in the ranking is the Parthenon - a monument of ancient architecture, ancient Greek temple, located on the Athenian Acropolis, the main temple in ancient Athens, dedicated to the patron of the city, the goddess Athena.
The temple was built in the V century BC architects Callicrates, Phidias and Iktinos. Innovative techniques, a compound of the Ionic and Doric styles do Parthenon unique. The building looks perfectly straight, but its contours are practically no straight lines. This is what makes it one of the most perfect monuments of the ancient world.
In addition to the Parthenon, the list of the most beautiful buildings in the world have entered the National Congress Palace in Brazil, Museum of Art in Sao Paulo, the Forbidden City in Pekie, Center for Science, Innovation and Technology at the University of Florida, home Hubertus in Amsterdam, The Empire State Building in New York in York, Niterói contemporary art Museum, the church of Light in Osaka, Center for entrepreneurship of the University of East Anglia and Norwich in the UK.