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Unformatted text preview: environmental issues and material shortages. When this was the case, buildings like igloos were built with survival in mind, and accomplished this task through ingenuity and clever use of what was available. This function-focused method of design seems to be on the verge of extinction as modern architecture begins to become more form-focused. When looking at how architecture has evolved up to this point in time, it is scary to think of what the future holds in store. If society as a whole continues this trend of form over function, who is to tell what our buildings will be like in another century or two. This dangerous trend must come to an end in the near future....
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2011 for the course ARC 188 taught by Professor Benson during the Spring '11 term at Miami University.
- Spring '11