By Oluwamurewa Fashoro
Architecture is both the process and the product of planning, designing, and constructing buildings or other structures.
Job is constantly evolving.
Architects are not artists – they have to address building technology and programming. There are constantly evolving materials and construction methods out there and we are required as a profession to address the demands of the public at large (building performance, energy consumption, incorporating recycled materials, etc.).
They can positively impact peoples lives.
It is rewarding to develop a personal relationship with your client, particularly when you know that the process will yield a more fruitful end product.
To Become a Brilliant Problem Solver.
Architecture school teaches you to take a pile of data and information and interpret it to inform how to design a building or solve a problem.