Risk of Realism

When rejecting Pruitt Igoe, what did we actually reject? Has all ideology completely disappeared from the architect’s discourse or is there still something to be discovered under the rubble of Modernism? After the financial crisis and the apparent failure of neo-liberalism, the urgent question of ideology or realism returns to our discipline on an unprecedented scale.

LecturerReinier de Graaf
HostArchitectural Association
LocationLondon, United Kingdom
DateNovember 25, 2014