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Vitruvian

In the style of architecture recorded by Vitruvius, a first century B.C. Roman architect and engineer, who wrote about the components and rules of design in a series of ten books, De Architectura; translations of this treatise have been a reference for designers in the Classical styles.
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Movies are awarded withLeo Award for Best FeatureShorocumentary or Screenplay, Vitruvian Awardfor Best Feature and Short Fiction, as well as festival certificate and laurel wreath of the winner (quarterly category).
New Delhi [India], Oct 24 ( ANI ): As part of a research revelation like the origin of zero or Fibonacci series from India, Oxford scholar Ashish Jaiswal in his book 'fluid', has proposed that the celebrated drawing 'The Vitruvian Man' by Leonardo Da Vinci may actually have its roots in India.
Rujazzle's Vitruvian Man by Leonardo da Vinci and, top, The Skating Minister by Henry Raeburn
Despite his artistic abilities portrayed in his prominent paintings "Mona Lisa" and ""Vitruvian Man" and "The Last Supper", Da Vinci was not a prolific painter.
Janello Torriani and the Spanish Empire: A Vitruvian Artisan at the Dawn of the Scientific Revolution
Whether applied flatly against more detailed depictions of meteor-like shapes or against a reinterpretation of Da Vinci's Vitruvian man, or even a rendition of the famous photograph of Einstein with his tongue out, that blue radiates an eerie sense of calmness.
Known as the painter of 'The Last Supper' and the 'Mona Lisa', da Vinci is also famous for his inventions and scientific works, including his drawing of the Vitruvian Man which represent the ideal human proportions.
Following its acquisition in February 2017 by Vitruvian Partners, OAG has been working to step up its new product development and increase investment in its range of digital applications and data that serve the entire travel sector, including airlines, airports, online travel agencies, airport retailers, hoteliers and other businesses that require both real-time information on air travel and analysis of industry trends and market opportunities.
The architecture of the development is based off the neo-classical era, and combines traditional antiquity and Vitruvian elements, the developer added.
With inventive metaphors drawn from the arts -- ranging from Da Vinci's Vitruvian Man to Hamlet -- the book makes a clear case for "a way of being in the world that one can come to take on as lightly and unoppressively as a smile or a style."
(NASDAQ: HDRA) (NASDAQ: HDRAU) (NASADAQ: HDRAW) (NASDAQ: HDRAR) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire London-based Inspired Gaming Group and its affiliates from funds managed by Vitruvian Partners LLP and its co-investors, the company said.