Adziogol Lighthouse
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Architect Vladimir G. Schuchov
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Location near Chersson, Ukraine   map
Date 1911   timeline
Building Type lighthouse
 Construction System iron hyperboloid framework
Climate temperate
Context seaside, coastal
Style Modern
Notes Airy hyperboloid struts make a graceful tower.


Discussion Adziogol Lighthouse Commentary


68 meters high, with a graceful vertical structure of metal bars in a hyperbolic paraboloid.

Sources on Adziogol Lighthouse

"Postcard from Ukraine", by Matt Bridgestock, ArchitectureWeek No. 159, 2003.0820, pC1.1.

Peter Gossel and Gabriele Leuthauser. Architecture in the Twentieth Century. Germany: Benedikt Taschen Verlag GmbH & Co., 1991. ISBN 3-8228-0550-5. exterior photo from water, discussion, p31.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at  Find books about Adziogol Lighthouse


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