How to Judge Good Architecture
Part of the Architecture For Dummies Cheat Sheet
How can you tell if a work of architecture is any good? It’s simple. You know a work of architecture is good if you can answer yes to the following questions:
Does it express its function in a visually intriguing way?
Does it complement or contrast with its surroundings?
Is it well built?
Does it continue to age well?
Does it have the ability to surprise, inspire, delight, or disturb you?
Is it simply unforgettable?