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Architecture
  • Author:
    Aylesa Forsee
  • ISBN:
    9997502736
  • ISBN13:
    978-9997502735
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  • Publisher:
    Macraes Blue Book; First Edition edition (June 1966)
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    Architecture
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223 pages 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-222).

223 pages 24 cm. Louis Sullivan : Prophet with little honor - Frank Lloyd Wright : Uncommon architect, uncommon man - Walter Gropius : builder and teacher - Mies Van Der Rohe : Less is more - Eric Mendelsohn : architect in four countries - Richard Neutra : Designer for survival - Edward Durrell Stone : Campaigner for permanence and beauty - Eero Saarinen : Second-generation genius.

Bibliography: p. 221-222.

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giants in glass, steel, and stone. Published 1966 by McCrae Smith in Philadelphia.

Modern architecture, or modernist architecture, was based upon new and innovative technologies of construction, particularly the use of glass, steel and reinforced concrete; the idea that form should follow function (functionalism); an embrace of mi. .

Modern architecture, or modernist architecture, was based upon new and innovative technologies of construction, particularly the use of glass, steel and reinforced concrete; the idea that form should follow function (functionalism); an embrace of minimalism; and a rejection of ornament.

modern architecture, new architectural style that emerged in many Western countries in the decade after World War .

modern architecture, new architectural style that emerged in many Western countries in the decade after World War I. It was based on the "rational" use of modern materials, the principles of functionalist planning, and the rejection of historical precedent and ornament. This style has been generally designated as modern, although the labels International style, Neue Sachlichkeit, and functionalism have also been used. Development of the Style. In the ensuing years iron, steel, and glass enabled architects and engineers to enclose the vast interior spaces of train sheds, department stores, and market halls, but often the structural forms were clothed with irrelevant ornament.

Modernism or Modern Architecture is an architectural style that emerged in the early years of the 20th Century

Modernism or Modern Architecture is an architectural style that emerged in the early years of the 20th Century. Modernism would become the dominant architectural form in the aftermath and devastation of the Second World War across Europe. It is characterized by its heavy use of new technologies with particular emphasis on the use of glass, steel and, of course, reinforced concrete. Many also define it as being the rejection of the old traditional neoclassical style and Beaux-Arts that were popularised during the previous century.

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Modern Architecture depended on utilizing novel construction techniques and materials like reinforced concrete, steel, and glass.

Modern Architecture depended on utilizing novel construction techniques and materials like reinforced concrete, steel, and glass. This architectural style was very in, especially for government buildings and universities, until the 1980s where it started to face strong competition from other new schools like postmodernism and neomodernism. Today, we bring you a broad selection of some of the most famous buildings created under the umbrella of Modern architecture: Modern Buildings: 1) The Fallingwater House (Frank Lloyd Wright, Mill Run, Pennsylvania, USA, 1935).