June, 2006

Useless Proclamations for a Beautiful City

The London Architecture biennale is underway, and it’s already managed to set a depressing new low. ‘Proclamations for a Beautiful City’ is an ‘installation’ by Alain de Botton. Apparently it is ‘questioning the role of the architect in creating beauty in the city. The series of proclamations are posted on the outside of the Yard […]