Monthly archives: July 2012

"Architects becoming more cautious over
future workloads" - RIBA Future Trends Survey


Dezeen Wire: 
the latest RIBA Future Trends Survey has shown that the majority of architects in the UK anticipate a decline in workload over the summer, particularly in the private housing sector.

The survey reports that London practices remain the most optimistic about future workloads, but that architects in the north of England and Northern Ireland expect a downturn in the coming months. More »

The British public don't understand
the role of the architect


Dezeen Wire:
 the majority of the British public have "little idea" what architects do, according to a recent survey commissioned by online architect's forum Inbuilding.org.

The results reveal that 15% of adults are unaware that architects design buildings, while as many as 72% don't know that architects apply for the planning permission required for construction. More »

Dezeen Watch Store Summer sale: 40% off
Neko by SANAA for Alessi

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Get 40% off this watch designed by Japanese architects SANAA to look like a cat curled around the wrist in the Dezeen Watch Store summer sale. Available in green, yellow or pink, the Neko watch is now only £45 (UK and EU) or £37.50 (rest of the world). Get yours here »

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