Canadian Architect


Ideation and Creation

The Competition Winner of Two New Libraries in the Gritty East London Borough of Tower Hamlets, David Adjaye Completed His First Idea Store Library and Education Centre on Chrisp Street in 2004. the Building's Colourful Transparency Dissolves Any Sense of Trepidation or Intimidation, and Successfully Draws in the Neighbourhood Immigrant Community Who Have Appropriated It and the Surrounding Public Spaces as Their Own.