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Unformatted text preview: Term becomes current in late 70s and 80s, in regard to architecture Phillip Johnsons AT&T building, form no longer has to follow function Recycling older forms, ironic distance from itself, has a sense of humor about itself Los Angeles is the quintessential Postmodernist city (Walt Disney Music Hall) No absolute truths, fluidity, multiplicity (the reinvention of self; Bob Dylan) Permeable boundary representation and reality, binary relationships break down and blur High and low culture; past and present; reality and illusion emerge and blur Reality is reduced to representation Radical eclecticism, representing different attitudes and perception brought together in disparity Liberation movements come out of postmodern era...
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course FTV 110A taught by Professor Brooks during the Fall '06 term at UCLA.
- Fall '06