Simon Carne's comments
SANAA with some slate on top
Drawing a line is not going to happen. Keep up the pressure Will
A much loved friend to get the Carbuncle treatment.
Clever video, very seductive but is it achievable within the budget?
Hope the next 2 debates move on to what architecture really addresses. This one was fun and Lisa in particular made many good points on what should be the subject of a debate. But in the end it was deeply depressing for practitioners particularly when it comes to what design really entails.
Star architect plans to ride roughshod through all planning policies to protect the countryside.
It displays the simplicity of Renzo Piano at his best, but would it be so pure and simple in execution? My recollection of the images of the Morandi bridge were of a structure over buildings not a park?
BBC in "2012" as reality tv remake?
"......the design is of exceptional quality, in that it:
- is truly outstanding or innovative, reflecting the highest standards in
architecture, and would help to raise standards of design more generally in rural areas; and
- would significantly enhance its immediate setting, and be sensitive to the defining characteristics of the local area."
If that is the challenge. Is this the answer?
Morecombe Bay mussels and cockles unfortunate imagery?