TITLE

Brits Declare War on School Curves

AUTHOR(S)
turner, christopher
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Architectural Record;Nov2012, Vol. 200 Issue 11, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the British government, led by the secretary of state for education Michael Gove, has published a document which bans curves in the design of school buildings, calling instead for simple rectilinear forms. The government's Design Templates for prototype schools have been criticized by various members of the architecture profession including Peter Clegg and Richard Rogers.
ACCESSION #
83754864

 

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