Classical or Modern?
26. October 2020
The National Civic Art Society survey asked 2,039 adults to pick their favorites from pairs of photos taken from similar vantage points, in this case the Clinton Federal Building and Weaver Federal Building (Photos: Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress)
Share of US residents — of every age, sex, race and class category — who prefer Classical over Modern architecture, according to a recent survey: 72%
See also: our brief coverage of the survey.