Month: July 2024

Design Of Architecture

Brutalist Architecture: History and Applications

After World War II, Brutalist architecture arose in the 1950s as a forceful statement on the built environment. Assertive and angular, Brutalist buildings emphasize functionality above beauty and use raw, bare concrete. A Post-War Response The need for fast reconstruction drove Brutalist architects like Le Corbusier and Alison and Peter Smithson to favor concrete. It …