Unlike anything that had come before it, modern architecture was not an evolution of its predecessors. The modern movement threw out the decorative designs of the 19th century. It replaced them with straight lines, open spaces and large windows. The difference between modern and traditional architecture was stark and progressive.
Fort Lauderdale architects Rex Nichols Architects (RNA) consider contemporary architecture the architecture of today, which is an evaluation of modern architecture, instead of the revolution that modern art was. New York architects and Dubai architects design contemporary architecture that retains the open spaces and the simplicity of modern architecture, there are influences from Deconstruction and Sustainability, but there is no limit of what contemporary architecture can achieve. Frequently contemporary architecture can be seen as contemporary art.
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