July 19, 2024

Cambridge City Scenes

November 2023


Addenbrookes, November 2023


Admittedly the first thing that one ought to bear in mind when designing a hospital, is its function. But the Addenbrookes complex in Cambridge, is one fucking ugly proposition. But it is also an extraordinarily well pointed and well proportioned ugliness. Everything has its place Рand even though everything is out of place with everything else around it. It is both bewildering and yet manages to trigger a reaction of apathy and numbness. What a truly devastating place.

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