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Iconic Architecture
what makes iconic architecture?
Christopher Cooke
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Iconic Architecture
"Re"-Markable architecture => Highly noticeable.
Distinct building in shape, material, technics used... functions...
Outstanding or symbolizing a period or a trend or an art movement.

Icon is a representative figure.
Louisette Rasoloniaina
Iconic Architecture
Christopher, This of course a paradox because what the glossy art magazines today call iconic is iconoclastic.

An architectural "Having your cake and eating it" because it is far easier to design modern iconoclascisms than to design genuinely iconic architecture.
Frank John Snelling
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