Where do you stand on practicality?
The home architectural industry is a practical place and home builders are on the whole practical people. Yet, the fact that there is a practical tradition in architecture is little understood and this practicality takes many forms.
Our concept of beauty in architecture is driven by practicality. But the chance of finding beauty is higher if you don’t work on it directly. Each of us seems to have their own particular idea of practicality, a concept of ‘what we want out of life’ against which we judge our experiences.