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“Today is much more an age
of greed” – Richard Rogers
7 August 2013 | 4 comments
Richard Rogers reflects on his 50-year career and says that architects today must be careful to protect the public domain in the final movie in our series of exclusive interviews with the eminent British architect.
“In my generation every architect that left school went to work for a school department, hospital department, housing department, local county council and so on,” Rogers says.
“In other words, you’d build for the future. We’d just had a horrible war and there was a very strong feeling about the welfare state, that the state could be enriched by the way that we played out our abilities and our responsibilities.”
See the full article on Dezeen: http://www.dezeen.com/2013/08/07/richard-rogers-reflects-on-career-and-an-age-of-greed/