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Greg Andrade

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  • Comment on: Almacantar’s Mike Hussey claims architects ‘in danger of being wiped out’

    Greg Andrade's comment 14 September, 2017 8:19 pm

    It is fascinating how in under the auspices of budget we compromise beauty and function and as such the quality of the entire meaning and construct of the overall effort - this is why our world is loaded with such marginal built form - However - It is interesting that this isn't the issue implied in the title of the article? - The how and why of involving architects in the process from start to finish is one of the basic challenges of the profession at large - most of the time as the project engages services wain due to an agenda of 'value-engineering' and freedom of the system to circumvent the intentions nested in the original vision of the designer. This breeds mediocrity in our world in the stead of beauty and visionary contextual environment...