Andrew Santa Lucia

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Modern design, pleasure, and media blur at “Playboy Architecture, 1953–1979”

One thing is certain about Beatriz Colomina and Pep Aviles’s Playboy Architecture, 1953–1979: It is an evidentiary display proving that architecture and media are complicit partners in shaping society’s view of itself. Born out of research within the Ph.D. program in Media and Modernity at Princeton University’s School of…