Hafeez Contractor was hauled before the council of architecture, india for allegedly projecting himself in a TV ad, violating regulations of professional conduct. -the sunday express, new delhi "ad" is it healty or detrimental?.... give ur idea on the two sides of the coin.. is it healthy to educate the people of the planning policies/philosophies?
Can architects advertise?
In the Philippines' Code of Ethical Conduct, such advertisement is unethical as it promotes unfair competition. Consider those who are excelling but would not have the financial means to promote himself in media. I think the best promotion is to do your best. You will be noticed in due time without being unfair to your colleagues in the field.