Can a School Ensure East London’s Olympic Legacy?

  • 29 Nov 2013
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In this article for The Guardian, Oliver Wainwright reviews Chobham Academy, a new built as part of East London’s Olympic Legacy by architects AHMM. While he finds the school impressive and ambitious, Wainwright questions whether the campus, which acts as the ‘fulcrum’ between the poverty-stricken streets of Leyton and the high end flats of the former Athlete’s Village, will be able to bring the two parts of this community together. You can read the full article here.

Cite: Stott, Rory. "Can a School Ensure East London’s Olympic Legacy?" 29 Nov 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 29 Nov 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=453112>