Whither goes style in the recession?
As with other professions, architects have been badly affected by the impact of the current recession on the construction industry, which is one of the worst hit industries following the primary impact on the mining and manufacturing sectors. The recent changes in government policy regarding the minister of finance has had an effect in the…
The changing role of the architect
Is the title of “Master Builder” past its prime? Architect Leon Krüger, who has more than forty years’ experience in the industry, gives his view on the changing role of the architect, and considers whether Public Sector clients, in particular, contract appropriately for architectural services, and whether architects need to change the way in which…
The work of Leon Krüger in context
The buildings designed by Leon Krüger Architects (“LKA”) contextualised within the development of Modernist Architecture from the 1940s to 2003: