Alice Friedman argues that the aesthetics of mid-20th century modern architecture reflect an increasing fascination with 'glamour', a term used in those years to characterise objects, people, a experiences as luxurious, expressive a even magical.A short but insightful essay on the Kaufmann Desert House by Lamprecht (2008) is available at ... Roland Marchand, Advertising the American Dream: Making Way for Modernity, 1920-1940 (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1985), Introduction, xvii. 42. ... See Thomas A. P. Van Leeuwen, The Springboard in the Pond: An Intimate History of the Swimming Pool (Cambridge: MIT Press, 1998), chaps.
|Title||:||American Glamour and the Evolution of Modern Architecture|
|Author||:||Alice T. Friedman|