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Chipperfield lined up for US Embassy overhaul

David Chipperfield Architects has landed the prize job to convert the soon-to-be empty US Embassy in London’s Grosvenor Square into a hotel


Fraser blames fee levels and tick-box procurement for demise

Malcolm Fraser has spoken to the AJ about the shock collapse of his practice and has called for a shake-up of the ‘process rathen than product’ driven procurement system

ACME\'s revised Northgate plans. The proposed department store. The design of which is inspired by the various Tudor reliefs typically found throughout Chester [August 2015].

ACME reworks £300m central Chester plans

ACME is set to revise its Northgate masterplan in Chester city centre to include a new four star hotel


RIBA Future Trends sounds cautionary warning

The latest RIBA Future Trends survey has revealed a drop in both workloads and staffing forecasts


Allies and Morrison submits plans for Ealing Broadway revamp

AJ120 big hitter Allies and Morrison has submitted plans to redevelop a major site at Ealing Broadway


Sean Griffiths reveals Distant Drumbeat installation Video

Sean Griffiths, ex director of FAT, has created an architectural art piece for the National Trust’s Lyme Park on the edge of the Peak District

Pentagon infographic

Pentagon: the world's largest office building - in infographics

Sixty years since the death of the Pentagon architect, G Edwin Bergstrom, these jaw-dropping new infographics show the scale of the world’s largest office building

Oliver Leigh-Wood

Spitalfields Trust: 'There's a fundamental failure of understanding'

Oliver Leigh-Wood of The Spitalfields Trust hits back at claims the campaigning conservation group had pedalled ‘mistruths’ about British Land’s rejected proposals for Norton Folgate

Will Jennings, organiser of Garden Bridge protest campaign A Folly For London

Jennings: 'People are tired of being duped by developers'

Will Jennings, the organiser of the contest seeking rival ideas to Heatherwick Studios’ contentious Garden Bridge, on why people are ‘tired of being marketed to, rather than talked to’



How to become a famous architect

It may not bring you riches or provide a gateway into high society, but if fame is what you truly want, the procedure is quite simple


FAT portrait - Sean Griffiths, Sam Jacob and Charles Holland

FAT in conversation: The death of the architect

Sean Griffiths, Charles Holland, and Sam Jacob discuss the death of the architect



Owen Pritchard on FAT's House for Essex

Owen Pritchard takes a look around FAT’s final project - an ‘ultimate decorated shed’


Zaha: ‘Our Tokyo stadium designs cannot be improved’ Video

Zaha Hadid Architects has released a new video explaining why the Japanese government was wrong to scrap its proposed £1.3 billion Olympic Stadium in Tokyo



21.08.15: FAT

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