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Postmodern architecture: Vanna Venturi House, Philadelphia by Robert Venturi

Postmodern architecture: Vanna Venturi House, Philadelphia by Robert Venturi

Pomo summer: when American architect Robert Venturi designed a home for his mother in the late 1950s, he reinterpreted the archetypal suburban house as a contemporary architectural statement. Its influence was so great, it is now credited as the first Postmodern building, and is the next in our summer season on Postmodernism. More »