1.1.3 Architectural Styles
Also known as International Style.
1930s – 1950s.
Usually 2-32 stories.
Usually businesses, offices, schools, apartments.
Located around the World.
Rectangular Buildings, often with round projections
Walls of glass
Uses Ribbon Windows
Uses gradated Rhythm. A lot of horizontal Lines, cool
colors- light reflecting from windows.
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