This is typical of Scottish Local Government. They invite skilled professionals to submit interesting design proposals. Then party politics and trepidation result in the whole thing being scrapped and replaced with a grey-wash, shopping centre approach. I would like to see how this design stacks up against their original brief for the competition, and what the residents of Glasgow have to say! Yet another reason to be ashamed of Scotland's approach to architecture.
Comment on: DLA floats Welwyn Garden City suburb extension
I agree. We're meant to be building thousands of homes to meet the demand yet this site will be largely park space. The majority of which will likely go unused.
Comment on: Kevin McCloud’s housing to be rolled out
Nice to see some affordable housing that moves away from the chocolate-box house dulled down by budget and committee.
I am in my final year of Architectural Technology, but will be hoping to move into Architecture after graduation. What sort of prospects does a young graduate have in China with training in both fields?