An editor’s note by Dominic Galicia: “Concept, like beauty, is elusive.”
"Does it adhere to the Vitruvian tenets of strength, usefulness, and beauty? Strength and usefulness abound in the man-made world, but not beauty."
Vernacularization in Philippine Modern Architecture (part 2)
The vernacular rhetoric is not without its problems. What do you consider as vernacular and indigenous in the first place?
Vernacularization in Philippine Modern Architecture (part 1)
How and why was the idea of the vernacular used in articulating Philippine national identity in modern architecture?