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Oxford Street Christmas lights ‘copied’ from shortlisted RIBA competition design


I take the view that promoters of competitions should undertake to pay all entrance a full commercial hourly rate for their time if they fail to implement the winning scheme. In practice this is likely to deter competition promoters, especially governments who rarely build the winning scheme, But this would be the equitable process. Not something I was able to implement when many years ago as vice president of marketing at the RIBA I had responsibility for competitions!

Posted date

20 November, 2019

Posted time

11:25 am