The rise of Brutalist architecture

Posted by on Sep 3, 2020 in Ipso Fabulous, My Style | No Comments

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Oh Brutalism… how I love you so.

From the mid-20th century, the Brutalist architecture style rose in popularity before reaching its peak in the mid-1970s, when it came crashing down as a model of bad taste. But now it looks like there is a renewed interest and appreciation for this once derided architectural style.

Known for its use of functional reinforced concrete, steel, and modular elements, Brutalist buildings have a graphic quality that is part of what makes them so appealing now. The word Brutalist doesn’t come from the architecture’s fortress-like stature, but from the raw concrete its often made from — béton brut.

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Pile of good things

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So, what if, instead of thinking about solving your whole life, you just think about adding additional good things. One at a time. Just let your pile of good things grow.

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Go here get this

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I know you know that I know that you need this so get it here now >>

This candle

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I need this and so do you. Get it here >>

Just bought this book and so should you

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Just bought this book by Michelle Rial and so should you.

*actually I bought 2

Bees: The quintessential collaborator

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Bees are the quintessential collaborators, strong and focused.

 

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