The Whitney's elegant Brutalist architecture
, with its repetitive open-grid concrete ceiling and patterned stone floor, was extremely accommodating to Guyton's aesthetic and became another kind of frame or echo of the work.
He also believed the 1960s left a tarnished legacy in the drug culture, brutalist architecture
and political correctness.
The colors are dreary, the compositions dishevelled, the scenery marred by the brutalist architecture
of The Campus (1970), or the parking lot and burned-out grass cutting through the blaze of foliage in Amherst Campus No.
Unencumbered by the traditional distinction between 'high' and 'low' culture -- which he dismisses as 'misleading and dated' - he gives equal billing to acclaimed television comedy such as 'Fawlty Towers', pop phenomena such as the Beatles and 'serious' novelists such as Doris Lessing but is tactfully unenthusiastic about brutalist architecture
, popular musical theatre and 'docusoaps'.
Fans of his Brutalist architecture
will consider it another loss as several of Madin's buildings - such as the BBC Pebble Mill studios and the Chamber of Commerce House, in Edgbaston - have either been knocked down or are facing the end.
Madin's work has its detractors, many in fact, who feel his Brutalist architecture
was simply too, well, brutal.
In his latest documentary, he's celebrating 20th-century Brutalist architecture
, which typically takes the form of block-like concrete constructions.
I'd read that Toby Paterson was a very keen skateboarder whose eye was attuned to the brutalist architecture
of his home city when zooming around it on his little wheels.
A source close to the project said: "People's opinions of the main building differ, but I see it as a typical example of the 1960s brutalist architecture
that was prevalent at the time.
Some images show artist Chris Vargas enacting simple gestures against the dramatic concrete facades of Mario Ciampi's Brutalist architecture
, while others, arranged in a grid formation, distill Vargas in various poses floating freely against a white background, calling to mind posters of yoga asanas or semaphore diagrams.
The rebuilding of the city centre was characterised by large, cheap 1960s tower blocks, brutalist architecture
and expansion of roads.
The shopping area - brutalist architecture
filled with brattish teenagers - isn't the most salubrious location.