There is still time to sign up to Bench Mark 2002, the largest bench mark survey for the architectural profession in the UK. A collaboration between architectural management consultancy Colander and the AJ, the survey will address all aspects of practice management: finance, personnel, marketing, procurement, market sectors, fee arrangements and IT.
Costs are between £500 +VAT and £800+VAT. Call 020 7580 3058 or visit www. colander. co. uk HOK International has completed its £30 million Darwin Centre at the Natural History Museum in London (pictured). The eightstorey building, to house the museum's specimen collection and research facilities, features a series of zoomorphic brackets lining its south-facing glass facade;
terracotta tiling to reflect Alfred Waterhouse's original museum building; and a curved roof made from ETFE.