Tuesday, 24 March 2009
Off to the Arbeitsamt
With the number of architects claiming benefits rising by 760% in the year to February 2009, Owen Hatherly looks for Soul on the Dole in Building Design (20/03/09).
Meanwhile, Jonathan Glancey looks at the reasons for "a record number of British students...applying to study architecture" in the Guardian (20/03/09).
Guardian: Architect job losses soar as crunch hits construction
Irish Times: Architects, solicitors, IT specialists are part of a new wave of young professionals signing on at social welfare offices
Owen Hatherly's blog: Sit down man, you're a bloody tragedy