Education environments take aLL Designers back to school, and have inspired some of their greatest thinking.

The Blizzard Building at Queen Mary & Westfield College is a freeform aerobatic display of discreet laboratory space, meeting platforms, teaching cells and administrative pods, floating in breathtaking formation.

The Ontario College of Art and Design is Canada's manifesto of difference, stalking above the streets of Toronto on supermodel legs and promoting new horizons to curious undergraduates. 

At the other end of both age and budgetary spectra, the Fawood Children's Centre, in one of London's poorest estates, shows that an experience of form, in this case the ingenious recycling of shipping containers, can be enjoyed by the very young.