3.30 LARCH060 - Earth 2 Tuesday March 30th, 1999...

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Earth 2 Tuesday March 30th, 1999 Announcements: Lecture notes: CITY BEAUTIFUL (late 10C-early 20C): a political movement trying to change the look/design of cities Land/environment: Urban Socio-cultural milieu: Eclectic ---romantic, not classic Modernist Nationalism/Imperialism Innovation/Exposition Environmental determinism---orderly surroundings make you become a better person (reason for beautiful cities) Design Expression: Formal/geometric Neo-classical architecture (Beaux Arts, Classic revival) Integrate buildings--outdoor space The World Columbian Exposition: 1893, Chicago, collaborative design….innovative with elevators, skyscrapers, expanded ideas…still having the Industrial Revolution causing "expositions" Reasons for the U.S. Exposition: The Crystal Palace was built(by Joseph Paxton): Made of iron with glass seemed like it wasn't there. French built the Eiffel Tower along with other structures
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