BU Today

In the World

Silber Calls “Starchitects” on the Carpet

You don’t have to go far or expensive to find things that are designed to look good at the expense of function. I’m seeing and using bus shelters that look great but let in more cold breezes and rain than the older more basic design.  What good is a good-looking shelter if it doesn’t shelter.

—Ron L.
Click here to read the story.