Colonial Modern 1920s1940s

Fascist Architecture Libya

The non-West, as its name implies, represents the non-place, terra incognita, the wasteland But it also stands for the place of timelessness, a space without duration, in relation to which the temporal break of modernity can be marked out T he colonial-modern involves creating an effect we recognize as reality, by organizing the world endlessly to represent it.' Must buildings be dressed up, in a word, as Romans or as Moors 2 How did Italian architects' colonial-modern differ from their other...