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Social responsibilities of an architect

Architecture is a subject that is completely dealing with the built environment and the buildings and designs being created with the exceptional cases of interior designs, most of the designs have a vivid interaction with the environment and the society as a whole. Hence this essay signifies the social responsibilities of architects towards the shaping a more suitable environment to live in.

Architecture constantly deals with the term ‘spirit of the place’ that means alterations to the natural environment should be of a minimalistic level and it should complement very well the environment. And the buildings that is designed should be economically sustainable as it should contribute least to any form of environmental pollution of any sort. When considering the social impacts of buildings the designs should be user friendly and proper building services such as the correct pipework should be installed so that the people residing in it wholly benefited and discharge process of waste has been safely done. This way the impact on society could be done properly. Architects are the people dealing with the clients’ money and it is necessary for the architect to satisfy client requirement up to a certain extent.

In the modern day green sustainable architecture is the way through and society should be made aware of its benefits and advantages, hence events such as public gatherings, awareness programs of the public and charity work should be encouraged as it is constantly dealing with the interaction of society. In the modern day capitalism along with globalization has paved way to different lifestyles of people around, architects should alter paradigms or…...

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