Postmodernism
PIAZZA D’ITALIA. Postmodern Party in New Orleans

PIAZZA D’ITALIA. Postmodern Party in New Orleans

Charles Moore |New Orleans, USA [1978]There are many reasons to visit a city like New Orleans, but very few know that the Piazza d'Italia is one of them. It was considered a masterpiece of architecture even before it was built. Today, after a dark period, it looks its...

Binoculars Building, by the provocative Frank Gehry

Binoculars Building, by the provocative Frank Gehry

This time let's do a very quick visit, a building that I found by chance. I am referring to the Binoculars Building, by the famous architect Frank Gehry. Before visiting a city, I usually try to make a list with Architectural Visits that I cannot miss. Nevertheless,...

Guild House, an icon of Postmodern Architecture

Guild House, an icon of Postmodern Architecture

The Guild House is one of the most representative works of Postmodernism,  an architectural movement that started in the late 50s. This emerged as a criticism against the International Style of the modern movement. According to postmodern people, this last one was...