The result, which came through overnight, was split 52 per cent in favour of leave, and 48 per cent remain.
“What a nightmare,” said Roger Hawkins, co-founder of architecture firm Hawkins\Brown. “The lack of proper debate in the referendum has been alarming. It has generated the worst in some people and the best in very few.”
“I’m extremely disappointed, both in what’s going to happen and the mentality of the country we live in,” commented designer and Layer studio founder Benjamin Hubert.
Every designer and architect who spoke to Dezeen earlier this week said they would vote to remain in the EU.
Their views were reflected in the areas of London, Scotland, Northern Ireland, all of which voted strongly to remain. Outside the capital and major cities, almost every English region voted to leave.
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