Design & Style

Minimalist Architecture: 5 Examples of Minimalist-Style Buildings

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Sep 9, 2022 • 3 min read

Minimalist architectural design emphasizes simplicity and openness over style and ornamentation. These basic buildings draw on the philosophy of Zen as well as geometrically focused art movements of the past for inspiration. Learn more about minimalist architecture and its innate characteristics.