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'Great buildings of the past have always used the cutting-edge technologies of their time' says Foster

[The Critics 21.10.10]: ‘Performance’ was the theme of Norman Foster's RIBA lecture last week

The lights dimmed, the crowd hushed and the synth music started. And from a side door in the RIBA’s lecture theatre, Norman Foster entered the room.

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