mendelman said:The buidling's architectural aesthetics are probably just supericial, the important element is whether the interior functions well.
BKM said:I'm not sure I totally agree with you, Mendleman, on one point. Aesthetics are NOT unimportant. If you send kids to a "functional" concrete prison, I would have to believe that it does negatively impact their school experience.
Or, to get "artsy" on you-might not ugly public buildings contribute to the impoverishment of our common culture?