Tacoma Narrows Bridge history - The bridges as art

The bridges as art

Why do bridges look the way they do?

Have you ever wondered what types of materials engineers use to create a particular bridge design? Bridges are graphic expressions of our culture. In these stories you'll learn about bridge aesthetics, ornamentation motifs, artistic styles, and their relationships with the environment. Here you'll find a different "face" of the bridges. Discover their complexity in a creative way.