When Did Modern Architecture Actually Begin? | ARTiculations

Did modern architecture really begin in the 1920s with the founding of the Bauhaus school? Perhaps. But perhaps the changing landscape of architectural practice and theory throughout the last 200 years is not as straight forward as it seems.

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Sources & Further Reading:
Modernist architecture: Roots (1920-1929): http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/history/heritage/modernist-architecture-roots-1920-1929#
The Rise and Fall of Modernist Architecture: http://www.inquiriesjournal.com/articles/1687/the-rise-and-fall-of-modernist-architecture
Modern Architecture and Its Variations: https://www.thoughtco.com/modernism-picture-dictionary-4065245
Congres Internationaux d’Architecture Moderne: http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/history/heritage/ciam-congres-internationaux-darchitecture-moderne
Crystal Palace: https://www.britannica.com/topic/Crystal-Palace-building-London
The first industrial age, Development of iron technology: https://www.britannica.com/technology/building-construction/The-first-industrial-age
The Home Insurance Building: https://www.history.com/topics/home-insurance-building
The Meaning of “Form Follows Function”: https://www.thoughtco.com/form-follows-function-177237
The International Style: http://www.theartstory.org/movement-international-style.htm

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