The growing interest in post-war modernist architecture, particularly Brutalism, is undeniable. Blogs, social media accounts, exhibitions, documentaries, and talks abound. We are looking with new eyes at our recent architectural heritage.
In a series of engaging and well-illustrated essays, Modern Futuresexplores these trends, their connections, and how more popular and creative engagements might be used to inform the uncertain future of modernist architecture. From the sacred suburbs of Greater Manchester to the ever-extraordinary Preston Bus Station - there is plenty for the concrete enthusiast to enjoy here.