An architect is a person who plans, designs and oversees the construction of buildings. To practice architecture means to provide services in connection with the design of buildings and the space within the site surrounding the buildings that have human occupancy or use as their principal purpose. 
Term "Architect" and "Chartered Architect" are protected titles in Sri Lanka under the Sri Lanka Institute of Architects law (act) no. 1 of 1976 and the Sri Lanka Institute of Architects (Amendment) Act, No. 14 of 1996. In Sri Lanka, architects are required to meet three common requirements for registration: education, experience, and examination.
Adrian D. Smith (born August 19, 1944) is an American architect. He designed the world's tallest structure, Burj Khalifa, as well as the building projected to surpass it, the Jeddah Tower. Among his other projects, he was the senior architect for the Trump International Hotel & Tower in Chicago, the Jin Mao Tower in Shanghai, and Zifeng Tower ...
Robin Gerard Penleigh Boyd CBE (3 January 1919 – 16 October 1971) was an Australian architect, writer, teacher and social commentator.He, along with Harry Seidler, stands as one of the foremost proponents for the International Modern Movement in Australian architecture.
De opleiding tot interieurarchitect is gelijkgesteld aan die tot architect, stedenbouwkundige of landschapsarchitect, het is een masteropleiding. Vroeger werd de interieurarchitect pas ingeschakeld nadat de architect het gebouw had ontworpen. Nu wordt meer en meer ontwerp van gebouw en inrichting gecombineerd. Dat zorgt voor meer eenheid.
Baroque architecture is a highly decorative and theatrical style which appeared in Italy in the early 17th century and gradually spread across Europe. It was originally introduced by the Catholic Church, particularly by the Jesuits, as a means to combat the Reformation and the Protestant church with a new architecture that inspired surprise and awe.
Jens Jensen partnered with architect Howard Van Doren Shaw. In the course of his long career he worked with many well known architects including Louis Sullivan, Frank Lloyd Wright, George Maher and Albert Kahn. See also. History of landscape architecture; History of gardens; References