Monday, 29 March 2010 13:30

Swiss Minarets

At the end of last year, the Swiss voted to ban the construction of minarets. We asked architects to respond to the move, and suggest designs appropriate to a less tolerant Switzerland.

Published in Rethink

Manifesto #22 with OSA (Office For Subversive Architecture) in London, Paris & Vienna.

Published in MANIFESTOS

To anyone who wants to be a guerilla designer the message is get yourself an orange reflective jacket. They’re the perfect camouflage for the battle zone of the urban environment. Enemy territory is occupied by local authority planners, property developers, utility companies and people with clipboards. Operating legitimately is a battle for permits and permissions. To blend in, you need to look official.