Form should follow function! This is the mantra of the modern architect that is responsible at least in part, many would say, for the ugliness of our postwar inner cities.Some critics who have a more traditional view of things would argue that this cry reflects a philosophical error – utilitarianism. This is problematic because if we only consider the utility of a building, that is, what it will be used for, it doesn’t allow for the creation of beauty. We should add more to the building than simply those things that allow it fulfill its function, they say; otherwise, we end
Don’t Concede Ground to Cultural Marxists – Beauty Does Have Utility!
by Editor | Jul 3, 2018