Gothic style (from ital. gotico, letters. — gothic, from the name The German tribe the art style which has was the closing stage in is ready), development of medieval art of the countries Western, Central and partially The Eastern Europe. The term "gothic style" is entered into Renaissance as pejorative designation of all medieval art which were considered as "barbarous".
Gothic style in Belarus had the features. It the wide circulation here has begun in the end of XIV century and has got the unique lines. The Belarus monuments of a gothic style possess original color and the world art value. Gothic forms architecture of Belarus, where they have existed unusually steadily up to a powerful impact of baroque, a steel really "Golden Age" of stone architecture.