Strebel, Ignaz; Silberberger, Jan (Eds.)
London: Routledge. ISBN-13: 978-1472469984. Mehr
Much valued by design professionals, controversially discussed in the media, regularly misunderstood by the public and systematically regulated by public procurement; in recent years, architecture competitions have become projection screens for various and often incommensurable desires and hopes. Almost all texts engage it for celebration of the procedure, or dismissal. This book is a revelatory study on what really happens when competitions take place.