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WAF Question Time:Is ‘iconic’ architecture out of control?

United Kingdom Architecture News - Aug 21, 2014 - 14:21   2506 views


1-3 October 2014

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore


Question time – Is ‘iconic’ architecture out of control?

@14:20 - 15:00 

Wednesday 1 October,Main Stage

- Are cities being wrecked by arbitrary shape-making?
- Why are cities starting to look the same everywhere?
- Why do clients go to ‘starchitects’ rather than local designers?
- Can you have planning controls without stifling creativity?
The panel will make brief observations before taking questions and comments from the floor.


Julien Veyron,Atelier Arcau , Principal

Nabil Gholam,NG Architects , Principal

Jo Noero,Noero Architects , Principal

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