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Language of architecture

Ammon, Sabine

FG Architekturtheorie

FG Arbeitslehre / Technik und Partizipation

This article discusses the status of buildings as works of art. Judging architecture cannot be restricted to aesthetics, since architecture is an extremely interdisciplinary art. As a ‚joint venture’, the example of architecture shows strengths as well as shortcomings of Goodman’s theory of symbols.