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The Architect's Newspaper: 2018 Summer Reading List

The Architect's Newspaper

Modernism's Visible Hand (Michael Osman)When did the modern age begin? The advent of refrigeration and climate control allowed for the mass distribution of food, the rise of tall buildings, and new advances in occupancy comfort. With so many more options for controlling the interior environment, architects took on a much more important role; and as Osman argues, played a major part in introducing the regulations that would standardize the centuries to come.

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