The Cultural Impact of Beautiful Architecture

Frank Lloyd Wright said, “Every great architect is – necessarily – a great poet. He must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day, his age.” How right he was. It is the job of the architect to communicate the culture of the time. Through their building of functional facilities, they also communicate the values and essence of their generation.

When you approach architecture from a perspective that doesn’t value it as an art form, it can be difficult to understand why the time and money is worth the final product. It can be argued, though, that architecture can be a multi-faceted masterpiece with both practical and aesthetic purposes. 
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