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Zaha Hadid Oxford

Zaha unwraps polished steel Middle East Centre extension

Zaha Hadid Architects has completed its long-awaited extension to the Middle East Centre at St Antony’s College, Oxford

Hawkins\Brown\'s office in St John St

Architects welcome RIBA plans to strengthen chartered criteria

Architects have welcomed plans by the RIBA to strengthen the criteria for chartered practices to help root out inequality and promote diversity in the profession


Nominations open for City of London Building of the Year

The City of London has invited nominations for the inaugural City of London Building of the Year award

Bruce Martin

Obituary: Bruce Martin (1917 – 2015)

Architect and designer of the K8 telephone box Bruce Martin has died, aged 97

RIBA building HQ

RIBA survey shows rise in staff levels at UK practices

Staff levels at UK practices have risen by six per cent in a year according to RIBA’s latest Future Trends Workload Index.


A sense of placenta

Ian Martin discovers expedience follows form follows function follows global branding

Scotland map

If the Scottish Government is serious about architecture, some wrongs will need righting

It will take more than RIAS’s festival fun to boost public confidence in Scotland’s built environment, says Rory Olcayto


Denise Scott Brown

How to retain female talent in your practice

There’s a brain drain going on in architecture because of the pressures women in practice face. Teresa Borsuk shows how your business can buck the trend


René Herbst: study from a sketchbook for the design of an exhibition Exposition Internationale de la Rayonne (1950), gouache, pencil

Between concept and context

An exhibition at Hauser & Wirth Somerset explores the relationships between architecture and its setting


Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal by Page/Park Architects

Rory Olcayto finds a theatre using architecture to attract wider audiences


How to use the AJ's new app Video

Download the new AJ app for quick and easy access to the very best of the AJ anytime, anywhere

Architecture Students

Apply now: Hoare Lea and AJ £2k student bursary

Get support for your ideas with the AJ Hoare Lea Part 2 research bursary


29.05.15: Theatre Royal, Glasgow

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