By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

False icons?


BCO conference delegates were disappointed when Jean Nouvel, who was billed as a major speaker, failed to turn up to the event. He was due to discuss office design with Ken Shuttleworth under the topic 'Vive la Difference'. Instead, delegates were entertained by Ken debating icons with Alex Lifschutz. Ken, as one might imagine, is all for them, with Alex less keen. Astragal's former editor Paul Finch provided a strong summing up in which he effectively questioned both points of view. Chairman Paul Morrell took a vote and, perhaps unsurprisingly, the iconoclasts won hands down.

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment.

The searchable digital buildings archive with drawings from more than 1,500 projects

AJ newsletters