James Gorst Architects - Manly and uncompromising brick detailing. Steps plus a plinth for pontificating from or for children to fall off. Proof, were it needed, that the work of Luis Barragan does not transfer well to North London.
The Pinch is a small community center and library located in the mountain village of Shuanghe, China. Designed by John Lin and Olivier Ottevaere, the pinch features a curved roof which doubles as a childrens slide, an indoor library and a playground.