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There is no criticism, only history

Manfredo Tafuri
Design Book Review
No. 9: Spring 1986

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Manfredo Tafuri is a prolific author on a wide variety of subjects ranging from 16th-century Venice ( 2,302 more words

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Thomas Jefferson: The American Architect

Thomas Jefferson is acknowledged as the first significant American Architect. He used Classical architecture to symbolize ideas and aspiration of a new democracy. Robert Venturi is believed to be the architect who opened the door to post-modernism. 213 more words

American Architect Robert Venturi

Although American architect Robert Venturi does not consider himself a post-modernist, he is acknowledged as the architect who opened the door to post modernism. Venturi believed that less is not more, less is a bore. 217 more words

Learning from Silicon Valley: Creativity, Imagination and Innovation

Creativity fosters critical thinking and the ability to make significant contributions both close to home and beyond borders. As David Castro observes in Genership, “At the heart of human nature is the capacity to imagine and invent the world.” Silicon Valley is a prime example. 580 more words