a life in architecture matthew wells
As a structural engineer who has also studied architecture, Matthew Wells is not convinced that the two disciplines necessarily merge in perfect buildings. As if to prove his point, he has chosen a structure (engineering) and a building (architecture) which are as far apart as possible.His structure is an old transporter bridge at Royan in western France, discovered on a cycling holiday.
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