Ugly Buildings Get Political

Courtesy GSAIt might sound like satire—but the Trump administration has declared war on modernism.

In an effort to dictate “beauty” a draft of an  executive order touts the virtues of classical styles:

A controversial draft of an executive order from President Trump’s office privileges traditional styles of architecture over more contemporary buildings. The document, “Make Federal Buildings Beautiful Again,” praises landmarks like the Capitol Building and the Lincoln Memorial for their Greco-Roman pillars and stately, marble facades, whereas modern architecture is dismissed as “ugly.”

Source: Here are the buildings Trump’s proposed executive order calls “ugly”