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Member Event: Capital Brutalism

Join Docomomo DC for an introductory talk and exhibit on historic Brutalist architecture in Washington, DC. These high-profile public buildings were characterized by exposed structural elements and building materials, including concrete, steel, and glass. Capital Brutalism explores the history, current state, and future of seven polarizing buildings and the Metro system in Washington, DC.

Introductory talk by writer and architectural photographer Deane Madsen, founder of Brutalist DC, an online appreciation society for Brutalist architecture in the nation’s capital.

Monday, June 3, 2024; 5pm

National Building Museum / Great Hall center area

Judiciary Square Metro / Red Line





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