Modernist Designs Get Their Due
Modernist symbols like glass and steel can be procured cheaply by manufacturers and the fact that they lend to the needs of uncluttered spaces and purposeful designing makes modernism a much liked concept today. In an article for the website realestate.com.au, Holly Jones talks about how we have come to prefer clean and purposeful furniture placement, easy-on-the-eye illusion of space, and uncluttered look in our homes. All of these add to the level of sophistication.
The modernist idea also borrows heavily from the minimalist look- where anything not completely required is left out. Jones is right in her evaluation that this trend may be a direct result of the success of open plan living.
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