Is EV100 Great Public Space programme revealing or creating the uniqueness of small towns?
‘We had completed our design submission for an architectural design competition. The detailed plan determined the building’s shape, roof pitch, roof height, eave height, the choice of building materials, entrance to the lot, the parking space of its residents and the client also provided us with a specific layout for rooms. We thought we had quite a decent building. Then an architecture student appeared and asked: ‘Well, what is the concept of this building...?’’
Every act of redesign, renaming or shift, especially in downtown, always bears reference to choices and decisions with a broader ideological background.