Summarize the history of modern architecture as discussed in lecturers.



Part A: Architecture as an Expression of Technology

Modern architecture is influenced by technology. The two are conjoined at the hip, hence inseparable. Architecture is a science that is influenced by aspirations of modern technology and responds to human needs for development. It is difficult to understand the modern architecture without understanding the traditional architecture. The history of civilization is trod along the path of development of human mind and soul, and architecture has developed in line with these developments.[1] The early civilizations lumped up clay into bricks and used the bricks to build a wall.  However………….

[1] Bruce Mau, “Massive Change: Now Everyone Can Design Solutions”. New Perspectives Quarterly, 30: 120–121, 2013