March 2018


«Architecton: proceedings of higher education» № 48 December 2014

Theory of architecture

Vlasov Victor G.

DSc (Art Studies), Professor, Chair of History of West European Art,
Saint-Petersburg State University,
Saint-Petersburg, Russia, e-mail: natlukina@list.ru


The article outlines the concept of romantic constant in the history of art with reference to post-classical architecture. A new understanding of the contents and historical development of Art Nouveau, Modernist and Post-Modernist architecture within the ‘style-less’ form generation framework helps appreciate the special aesthetic value and specific structure and functions of architecture and design at the present time.

Key words: theory of art, post-classical architecture, romantic architecture


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