Selected Texts by AOC
Selected Texts about AOC
Texts

Swindon: Where Tomorrow Never Dies
Geoff Shearcroft
RIBA Journal, March 2012

Festival House, Blackpool by dRMM
Building Review

Geoff Shearcroft
Architecture Today, February, 2012

Broadway School, Birmingham, by Cottrell & Vermeulen Architects – Building review
Geoff Shearcroft
Architecture Today, 6 January, 2012

Domestic discovery: or sampling and synthesizing with Daft Punk
Geoff Shearcroft
Icon, November, 2011

First Works, Architectural Association
Exhibition Review

Geoff Shearcroft
P.E.A.R, Issue 3, May, 2011

Note of a Meeting
Vincent Lacovara
P.E.A.R, Issue 3, May 2011

Sample & Synthesis
Tom Coward
P.E.A.R, Issue 3, May 2011

Clapham Manor Primary by dRMM
Building Review
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect's Journal, 30 September, 2010

Ernest Trobridge: Visionary of the Suburbs,
Brent Museum – Exhibition Review
Geoff Shearcroft
Building Design, 21 May, 2010

'Curtain Calls' A Review of 'Inside Outside';
A book about the work of the studio of Petra Blaisse

Vincent Lacovara
Shorter version published in the RIBA Journal, March, 2010

A building is not something you finish
Living Architectures – Exhibition Review

Geoff Shearcroft
Building Design, 5 February, 2010

Super Shed: Buschow Henley's Junction Arts and Civic Centre – Building Review
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect's Journal, 4 February, 2010

Remixing London; AOC splices the city
Tom Coward
ICON Magazine, 2010

New Practices in London
Tom Coward
PLOT no.1, 2010

Review of 2009
Vincent Lacovara
Building Design, 18 December, 2009

Croydon: The English Everytown
A review of the exhibition
'Scene Unseen: Unpacking the Art of Croydon
'
Vincent Lacovara
Shorter version published in Building Design Magazine, 13 November, 2009

The mix-master
Geoff Shearcroft
Building Design, 23 October, 2009

James Wines/Site, Barbican – Lecture Review
Geoff Shearcroft
Building Design, 16 October, 2009

The Sound of Things to Come
Vincent Lacovara
Coelacanth Journal No.3: The Moderns,
Summer, 2009

My kind of town – The Thames Valley
Geoff Shearcroft
Architecture Today, September, 2009

Radical Nature at the Barbican Art Gallery
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect's Journal, 23 July, 2009

Peterlee:
Failed ambitions for Attlee's New Jerusalem
Geoff Shearcroft
Building Design, 5 June, 2009

Have you ever noticed, when you get an idea,
how much I can make of it

Tom Coward
P.E.A.R Magazine, June, 2009

Suburban Dreams
Geoff Shearcroft
Architecture Foundation & Barbican, May, 2009

Inspiration: tourist attraction Lucy the Elephant, Margate, NJ
Tom Coward speaking to Pamela Buxton
Building Design, 6 February, 2009

Privacy in Public Places:
Opinion on Building Schools for the Future

Geoff Shearcroft
Architecture Today, January, 2009

Bring Back Borough Architects
Vincent Lacovara
Building Design, 5 December, 2008

Cultural Approaches: the work of AOC
Ellis Woodman
The British School at Rome, November, 2008

Review of Key Contemporary Buildings:
Plans, Sections and Elevation

Geoff Shearcroft
Architects' Journal, 23 October, 2008

Any Old Contents
Vincent Lacovara
Towards…(Edited by Will Alsop),
September, 2008

The Seven Hills of Croydon
Vincent Lacovara
Coelacanth Journal No.1: The Order of Things, Summer, 2008

Public Platform: The Lift
Ellis Woodman
Building Design, 18 July, 2008

On shadows and neon:
Simplicity and Contradiction

Vincent Lacovara
Architecture Research Quarterly, March, 2008

Learning from the Semi
Geoff Shearcroft
Architecture Today, February, 2008

The Much-Maligned Suburban Semi Offers
Many Lessons for High Density Urban Housing
Geoff Shearcroft
Architecture Today, February, 2008

We Design Buildings to Be Misused
Edwin Heathcote
Financial Times, 12 January, 2008

Talk of the Town
Geoff, Vincent and Tom speaking to
Jesse Seegers
Volume, Issue 17, 2008

My Building of the Year
Daisy Froud
Building Design, 21 December, 2007

The Potential to be Made and Remade on a
Daily Basis
Daisy Froud
Lift News, September, 2007

Learning from Milton Keynes
Geoff Shearcroft
Building Design, 2 August, 2007

Petrol Free London:
A glimpse into a petrol free London 2027

Tom Coward, Daisy Froud, Vincent Lacovara, Geoff Shearcroft
Published in GQ Style
Spring / Summer, 2007

Decision: London should not try to be perfect
Tom Coward
Notes from a speech presented at Debate London, Tate Modern Turbine Hall, 23 June, 2007

The Williams Report: Small firm innovation
Tom Coward, Daisy Froud, Vincent Lacovara, Geoff Shearcroft
Building Design, 18 May, 2007

Guest Editor
Vincent Lacovara
London Architecture Diary, April, 2007

The Planning System & The London Exemplar
Daisy Froud
In The Urban Regeneration Toolbox, Book 3 (London: Wordsearch Communications), 2007

Both similar and different
Daisy Froud
Building Design, 29 July, 2006

AOC / Friars School
Jay Merrick
AJ, 27 July, 2006

Has Modernism had its day?
We're still learning that one size doesn't fit all

Tom Coward, Vincent Lacovara, Geoff Shearcroft
Building Design, 31 March, 2006

Searching for Great Urbanism:
Croydon – my 'great town'

Vincent Lacovara
Building Design, 27 February, 2006

Babylondon
Vincent Lacovara
Royal College of Art, London, Architecture
Annual, 2006

A Suggestive Proposal:
Public Nookie

Daisy Froud, Geoff Shearcroft
Published in Made, WSA Journal,
pp40–1, Issue 2, 2005


Thinking Beyond The Homely:
Countryside Properties & the Shape of Time

Daisy Froud
Published in Home Cultures,
cover and pp211–233, Vol.1, Issue 3