By Ute Poerschke
Architectural idea of Modernism offers an outline of the discourse on function-form strategies from the beginnings, within the eighteenth century, to its top in excessive Modernism. Functionalist considering and its postmodern feedback throughout the moment half the 20 th century is explored, in addition to modern day functionalism within the context of platforms thought, sustainability, electronic layout, and the knowledge society.
The ebook covers, between others, the theories of Carlo Lodoli, Gottfried Semper, Eugène-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc, Louis Sullivan, Frank Lloyd Wright, Hannes Meyer, Adolf Behne, CIAM, Jane Jacobs, Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown, Charles Jencks, William Mitchell, and Manuel Castells.
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