April 5, 2023

The Lisbon presentation: Beyond form follows function

Given at the Seventeenth International Conference on Design Principles & Practices in Lisbon, 29 March 2023,
June 24, 2021

Form follows function… there’s more to it

‘Form follows function’. It’s a phrase we hear all the time. An easy cliché. A shorthand for what many people think is the essence of good […]
October 28, 2019

Sydney Opera House: the real story

The Sydney Opera House remains a highly controversial project.  What really created it – like any building – was people.  And the question of who really […]