• 'Postmodern Architecture' to Showcase 200 Illustrations of Avant-Garde Structures Around the World

    30 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Architecture fans are in for a treat next month as Phaidon is set to release a curated book featuring illustrations of stunning postmodernist structures from around the world. Titled Less is a Bore and written by Owen Hopkins, the edition features over 200 pages of vibrant imagery that highlight the architectural movement's liveliness, eclecticism and use of color. The book's cheeky name was inspired by American architect Robert Venturi, who shared his "less is a bore" sentiments as a response to Mies van der Rohe 's leading principle that "less is more." Venturi was lauded for his...
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