Is Architecture Still Considered an Art? *A version of Michael’s blog post below appeared this week as an article on Architectural Digest- AD Online, a link to the article is provided at the end of post. This post provide’s Michael’s illustrations. Today, as the profession of architecture is becoming more & more dominated by programs creating buildings by algorithms and as architectural schools shut down drawing studios, I begin to wonder if the architect as an artist is now becoming a romantic notion of the past; the architect as we always knew him (or Her) will quickly be no more. In the past, architects had always been seen as the ultimate artist, visualizing imaginary buildings and places deep within the recesses of their imagination…