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This Man Is Building A Cathedral Out Of Nothing For Almost 50 Years

This Man Is Building A Cathedral Out Of Nothing For Almost 50 Years

88-year-old Justo Gallego Martínez literally lives at a construction site. He is single-handedly building his own cathedral. Without any drawings, plans, architects or engineers, investments or support from the official church — he has been doing that for almost fifty years.

88-year-old Justo Gallego Martínez literally lives at a construction site. He is single-handedly building his own cathedral. Without any drawings, plans, architects or engineers, investments or support from the official church...

How Sagrada Familia Will Look in 2026

How Sagrada Familia Will Look in 2026

La Sagrada Familia is one of Barcelona's iconic structures. Designed by Spanish architect Antoni Gaudi, construction began in 1882, but was only one quarter complete at the time of Gaudi's death. Now, with just 10 years to the 100-year anniversary of...

La Sagrada Familia is one of Barcelona's iconic structures. Designed by Spanish architect Antoni Gaudi, construction began in 1882, but was only one quarter complete at the time of Gaudi's death....

A 100-Year-Old Church Transformed Into A Skate Park Painted With Colorful Graffiti

A 100-Year-Old Church Transformed Into A Skate Park Painted With Colorful Graffiti

A historic church in the Spanish city of llanera was transformed into a skate-park earlier this year by La Iglesia Skate; titled Kaos Temple, it has now undergone a second, more colorful transformation at the hands of street-artist Okuda San Miguel.

A historic church in the Spanish city of llanera was transformed into a skate-park earlier this year by La Iglesia Skate; titled Kaos Temple, it has now undergone a second, more...

Churches Of Rome: The Beauty Of The Ceilings Of The City On Seven Hills

Churches Of Rome: The Beauty Of The Ceilings Of The City On Seven Hills

I'm a French architect and photographer based in Bali, Indonesia. I made these series of photos during my honeymoon and architecture pilgrimage in Rome. I used HDR photographic techniques to make the most of the overwhelming details of the ceilings and...

I'm a French architect and photographer based in Bali, Indonesia. I made these series of photos during my honeymoon and architecture pilgrimage in Rome. I used HDR photographic techniques to make the...

Vertical Churches:  I Photograph Churches Around The World From The Perfect Perspective

Vertical Churches: I Photograph Churches Around The World From The Perfect Perspective

Having been to hundreds of Churches and Cathedrals around the world in my many years of travel, I have only recently figured out this unique way of photographing and capturing the inner beauty of their architecture. Finding the perfect location in the...

Having been to hundreds of Churches and Cathedrals around the world in my many years of travel, I have only recently figured out this unique way of photographing and capturing the...

Churches Converted Into Modern Family Homes

Churches Converted Into Modern Family Homes

Zecc Architecten repurposed and converted two abandoned churches located in Utrecht, Netherlands into stylish family residences. The interiors look absolutely beautiful, but somehow I feel there are so many things you wouldn’t feel comfortable doing in here...

Zecc Architecten repurposed and converted two abandoned churches located in Utrecht, Netherlands into stylish family residences. The interiors look absolutely beautiful, but somehow I feel there are so many things you...

Religious Sites Made of Guns and Ammunition

Religious Sites Made of Guns and Ammunition

San Francisco-based sculptor Al Farrow uses ammunition and firearms to build astonishing miniature churches, synagogues, and mosques. His religious architecture builds on his exploration of religious history and violence. Farrow’s choice of sculptural materials include deconstructed guns, bullets, glass, steel,...

San Francisco-based sculptor Al Farrow uses ammunition and firearms to build astonishing miniature churches, synagogues, and mosques. His religious architecture builds on his exploration of religious history and violence. Farrow’s...

50 Most Extraordinary Churches of the World

50 Most Extraordinary Churches of the World

Besides eating bamboo leaves I like all kind of oddities. Being bored of usual buildings I have traveled the world (with the help of Internet) and found 50 strangest and most extraordinary churches in the world, and I'm kind enough to...

Besides eating bamboo leaves I like all kind of oddities. Being bored of usual buildings I have traveled the world (with the help of Internet) and found 50 strangest and most...