Good Quotes: Is Less More or a Bore?

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(Left) Van Der Rohe’s Farnsworth House; (Right) Venturi’s, Vanna Venturi House

Earlier this week we highlighted a breathtaking home in Providence, Rhode Island and many (ourselves included) praised the impeccable restraint used in the decor. It got us thinking about these classic, opposing design philosophies and wondering which side of the line most of our readers really live on. Survey after the jump…

“Less is more.” — Mies Van Der Rohe

“Less is a bore.” — Robert Venturi

(Images: Farnsworth House by LPCI and Vanna Venturi House by Rollin LaFrance)