21 things you won’t learn in architecture school

2B or not 2B an Architect 21 Things you won’t Learn in Architecture School By Adrian Dobson, RIBA Publishing, Paperback £19.95 Like the priesthood, architecture is a vocation not a job. Those who think otherwise might best avoid it altogether. The training is long (seven years) and arduous, the pay...

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Gentlemen’s Fashion: A Brush With Beards

They seem to be sprouting up everywhere; be it Aberdeen Orange Lake, Kindling Russet Ochre, Carpathian Vampire blue, Chalk Stripe Grey Leg, a phantom Swiss-cheese of Apricot, you name the colouring, it’s beards, beards and more beards, each one as unique as a snowflake, bristling in every cinema queue, latté...

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