Housing in the 1960s

Brutalism

Stories

Most houses in the 1960s were one story

Pop Culture

Movies: Psycho (1960)

TV Shows: The Andy Griffith Show (1967)

Music: Help Me Rhonda by The Beach Boys

History

JFK gave the “Man on the Moon” speech (1961)

JFK was assassinated (1963)

Martin Luther King Jr. makes the “I Have A Dream” speech

Characteristics of a Brutalist house

Concrete, steel, glass, bricks, repetitive sharp angles
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Furniture

Vintage and contemporary, ragged rusty metals used
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