Architecture and Nihilism: On the Philosophy of Modern Architecture

Originally published at: http://library.hrmtc.com/2016/08/17/architecture-and-nihilism-on-the-philosophy-of-modern-architecture/
Hermetic Library fellow T Polyphilus reviews Architecture and Nihilism: On the Philosophy of Modern Architecture by Massimo Cacciari, trans. Stephen Sartarelli. This volume collects earlier writings by noted critical theorist Massimo Cacciari. A longish introduction by Patrizia Lombardo puts these into an intellectual and political context in the Europe of the 1970s and 1980s. What…