Post-Modern Prairie Schoolhouse

Books Ruined

The Prairie Schoolhouse  by John Martin Campbell (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico, 1996)

Post-Modernism: The New Classicism in Art and Architecture by Charles Jencks (New York: Rizzoli, 1987)

8.8" x 10.5"
2016
"Jack Campbell set out to photograph abandoned schools, but he has given us a haunting portrait of our past. It was poor, if one measures poverty in material terms, but it was happy. And now it is gone." (xiv)
"So we see the factory is a classroom, the cathedral is a boiler house, the boiler house is a chapel, and the President’s temple is the School of Architecture."
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