About the Author
David Littlefield is an architectural writer. He has a master’s degree in interior and spatial design and has taught architecture and design at the University of the Arts London, the University of Bath and the University of the West of England. David curated the exhibition Unseen Hands: 100 years of structural engineering at the Victoria & Albert Museum in 2008. He co-wrote the book Architectural Voices: Listening to Old Buildings and authored HOME: Investing in Design, both published by John Wiley & Sons. David is a regular contributor to Architectural Design.