UTM MESSAGE ’92

06.01.1992
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It is important that Schools of Architecture prepare their students to take on the social as well as their Architectural responsibilities. These workshops become a catalyst for new ideas to germinate. The more our students are encouraged to discuss pertinent issues and problems, their observation and awareness becomes sentitised.

Hopefully these workshops also stir our students to study our heritage and tradition. Whilst wanting to move forward, we click here must move with a purpose and objective and path suitable for our cultural needs. Too many ideas transpired
From Foreign culture only cause a breakdown or a neutralization of our own cultural values.

As Malaysia moves towards Wawasan 2020, architects must maintain a key lead role by being better than others in this field, we outshine by being better and not at playing politics. Architecture must be above politics.