Brutalism: Post-War British Architecture (Paperback)

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Description


The term "Brutalism" is used to describe a form of architecture that appeared, mainly in Europe, from around 1945-1975, and aroused extremes of emotion and debate. This book continues the debate to the modern day, studying a number of key buildings and developments in the fields of civic, educational, commercial, leisure, private, and ecclesiastical architecture. It is now possible to view the movement with a degree of rational reappraisal, study how the style evolved and gauge its effect on Britain's urban landscape.

About the Author


Alexander Clement is a design historian. He has written for the Oxford New Dictionary of National Biography and Antiques Magazine.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781785004230
ISBN-10: 1785004239
Publisher: Crowood Press
Publication Date: October 1st, 2018
Pages: 176
Language: English