Pre-Columbian Pyramids

Examples

These are some of the famous pre-Columbian pyramids. Many of the design elements used in Mesoamerican art and architecture mimic the stepped forms of the buildings themselves. Once you have picked out your favorite, you can try to create it yourself with either the 2d-Builder or 3d-Builder software. You might want to print out the image so you can look at it while you are trying to build it. Before starting, it will help if you think about the following:

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2D Examples

 

3D Examples