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Postmodern Architecture


This lesson will examine Postmodern aesthetics in architecture.

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Notes on "Postmoderm Architecture"


Works Cited

Vanna Venturi House; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:V_Venturi_H_720am.JPG V Venturi H 4; Public Domain Portland Building; Creative Commons: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Portland_Building_1982.jpg Sony Building; Creative Commons: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Sony_Building_by_David_Shankbone.jpg Piazza d Italia; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Piazza_d_italia.jpg Guggenheim; Creative Commons: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Guggenheim-bilbao-jan05.jpg


Terms to Know

A sarcastic humor.

Neo-Eclectic Composition

The combination of several styles in one building.

Organic Forms

Forms defined by its simulation of natural substance; not rigid or geometric.