Heiligenkreuz

Heiligenkreuz

Architects Heinrich Parler the Elder, Peter Parler

Date begun 1317

Movement German Gothic

Located at Schwäbish-Gmünd, Germany

 

The interior of Heilgenkreuz is light and expansive, due in part to its hall church (Hallenkirche) nature that allows considerably more light to pour in; this light is echoed in the vaults, where ribs twist and meet a soft, yellow web decorated with sun rays.