- Words: 2827
- Length: 8 Pages
- Topic: Architecture
- Paper #: 88428380
Jonestown, in Guyana, is a contemporary example of what would be classified as a utopian community.)
In a wave of successfully created "utopian" architecture, modern architects from Virilio to Le Corbusier, Louis I Kahn and Aldo Van Eyck, invented welcoming environments that transcended the "limitations of both the postmodern and hyper-modern stance and orthodox modernist architecture" (Coleman, p. 332).
Coleman, in his book Utopias and Architecture, claims that architects, particularly Le