Glenn Murcutt: Form and Social Function

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Part of the Mathematics and the Built Environment book series (MABE, volume 3)

Abstract

The famous Modernist axiom, ‘form follows function’, suggests that the programmatic needs of a design, its function, should both precede and take precedence over decisions about its aesthetic expression or form.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Architecture and Built EnvironmentThe University of NewcastleCallaghanAustralia
  2. 2.School of Architecture and Built EnvironmentThe University of NewcastleCallaghanAustralia

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