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AHMM's Shoreditch Estate scheme goes in for planning

19-Dec-2014 | By Jim Dunton

A team led by AHMM has submitted proposals to revamp and extend a cluster of buildings in London’s booming Shoreditch area

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Nicolas Tye reveals ultra-modern addition to rustic cottage

18-Dec-2014 | By Jim Dunton

[FIRST LOOK + PROJECT DATA] A scheme by Nicolas Tye Architects to redevelop a north Bedfordshire cottage by adding a strikingly futuristic extension to its original core is set to start on site in spring

Bennetts Associates\' revamp of the Hampstead Theatre Foyer [summer 2014]

Bennetts revisits Hampstead Theatre for foyer makeover

18-Dec-2014 | By Tom Cox

Bennetts Associates has released new photographs of the revamp of its 11-year-old Hampstead Theatre in north-west London

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Fletcher Crane submits plans for home beneath 60s tower

16-Dec-2014 | By

Emerging practice Fletcher Crane Architects has submitted plans for a £400,000, three-bedroom home beneath a 17-storey tower block in Westminster, west London

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Crystal clear: Project Orange reconfigures Hopkins' Tracey House

12-Dec-2014 | By James Soane

Project Orange director James Soane describes how his practice reconfigured a 1970s house originally designed by Michael and Patty Hopkins. Photography by Jack Hobhouse

Stanton Williams\'s Hampstead home

Director's Cut: Stanton Williams' home for a film director

11-Dec-2014 | By

A Stanton Williams-designed home in Hampstead for a film director and an interior designer cuts a dramatic dash, writes Ellis Woodman

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Bell Phillips bags go-ahead for £3.75m school extension

11-Dec-2014 | By Colin Marrs

Bell Phillips Architects has won planning permission for an extension to a Victorian secondary school in Kent

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Stitch wins contest to regenerate Walthamstow estate

10-Dec-2014 | By

Emerging housing specialists Stitch Architects has won the competition to overhaul the Marlowe Road Estate, in Walthamstow, east London

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Amin Taha completes first phase of Hoxton overhaul

10-Dec-2014 | By

Amin Taha Architects has completed the £200,000 first phase of its overhaul of a 19th Century brick building in Hoxton, east London

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Plans revealed for another Manchester resi-tower

10-Dec-2014 | By Colin Marrs

Plans for a new 36-storey tower providing private sector rented housing (PRS) in Manchester have been revealed by HAUS Collective and Fuse Studios

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Spanish star SelgasCano unwraps first UK project

9-Dec-2014 | By Colin Marrs

Madrid-based SelgasCano, the practice selected to design the 2015 Serpentine Gallery’s summer pavilion, has completed its first UK job – the fit out of a creative workspace in Shoreditch, London

Winner: Steven Holl Architects\' scheme for the Mumbai City Museum North Wing Design Competition

Holl pips Levete to win Mumbai museum contest

9-Dec-2014 | By

US star Steven Holl has narrowly beaten Amanda Levete Architects (AL_A) to land the project to design a new £28million north wing for Mumbai’s Bhau Daji Lad Museum

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Roz Barr Architects open doors on Fulham Lillie Road mews

8-Dec-2014 | By Tim Clark

Roz Barr Architects (RBA) has completed the conversion and extension of a former pub in Fulham, west London.

Arquitectonica\'s plans for its first UK scheme on Whitcomb Street, central London. Designed with Brisac Gonzalez

Miami's Arquitectonica reveals plans for UK debut

8-Dec-2014 | By

US practice Arquitectonica has finally revealed plans for its first UK scheme – a 22-home, mixed-use project for developer Hobhouse in Whitcomb Street, central London

Glasgow Barrowlands Park: LOCI Design, Dec 2014

The Vinyl Frontier: Barrowland Park by LOCI Design

8-Dec-2014 | By Greg White

Greg White describes how LOCI Design, working with pop artist Jim Lambie, enlivened a derelict site in Glasgow with a pathway modelled on the spines of album covers. Photography by Stephen Hosey

Blackpool Council Offices, Talbot Gateway, AHR, Dec 2014

The last resort: Blackpool council offices by AHR

4-Dec-2014 | By Owen Pritchard

Blackpool’s glory days are well behind it, but AHR’s council building sets out to reverse the decline, writes Owen Pritchard. Photography by Daniel Hopkinson

Foster + Partners\' health education campus scheme in Cleveland, Ohio

Foster reveals Cleveland medical school plans

3-Dec-2014 | By

Foster + Partners has unveiled plans for a 45,000m² health education campus in Cleveland, Ohio

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Ready for its close-up: Glasgow Film Theatre by NORD

1-Dec-2014 | By Brian McGinlay

NORD’s new auditorium for the Glasgow Film Theatre harks back to the cinema’s 1930s grandeur, writes project architect Brian McGinlay. Photography by Dapple Photography

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Mighty neighbourly: Pewsey One by Tony Fretton Architects

28-Nov-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Tony Fretton’s Wiltshire housing scheme flies in the face of local sensibilities to create a more sociable development, writes Ellis Woodman. Photography by Peter Cook

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AR Design Studio wins planning for £450k house

28-Nov-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] Winchester-based AR Design Studio has won planning for a £450,000 house in Lyme Regis

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A-Zero converts cow shed into timber framed home

27-Nov-2014 | By

Southwark-based A-Zero Architects has built this five-bedroom house in the shell of a cow shed near Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire

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John McCall unwraps £2.2m Welsh youth enterprise centre

26-Nov-2014 | By

Liverpool-based John McCall Architects has completed this youth enterprise and education hub in Denbigh, north Wales

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Cousins & Cousins completes glazed house extension

25-Nov-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS] Cousins & Cousins has completed this glazed extension to a Victorian house in Hackney, East London

Fletcher Priest\'s Carmelite Riverside scheme (November 2014)

Fletcher Priest completes Carmelite Riverside revamp

24-Nov-2014 | By

Work has completed on Fletcher Priest Architects’ refurbishment of Carmelite Riverside at 50 Victoria Embankment in London

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Browsing, not surfing: Foyles by Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

24-Nov-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands’ flagship bookshop for Foyles sets out to provide a retail experience that challenges online alternatives, writes Rakesh Ramchurn. Photography by Hufton + Crow

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Browsing the AJ Buildings Library: Ben Adams on the Cripps Building

20-Nov-2014 | By Ben Adams

Discovering the Cripps Building at St John’s College, Cambridge, in the AJBL takes Ben Adams, founder of Ben Adams Architects, back to his student days

Supreme Award  Winner: Seona Reid Building, Glasgow School of Art by Steven Holl Architects with JM Architects

Holl and JM Architects' GSA scheme wins top Glasgow award

20-Nov-2014 | By

The new Reid building by Steven Holl Architects and JM Architects has been handed the Glasgow Institute of Architects’ (GIA) Supreme Award for 2014

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Re-Format wins planning for ‘contemporary’ Surrey home

20-Nov-2014 | By

Hampshire-based Re-Format has won planning for this £1.5million house near Farnham, Surrey

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Rogers' £227m Geneva airport wins planning

19-Nov-2014 | By

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners’ [RSHP] proposed new £227 million terminal at Geneva airport has been given the green light

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PTE wins planning for £30m King’s Cross mixed-use scheme

19-Nov-2014 | By

Pollard Thomas Edwards (PTE) has won planning for a £30 million mixed-use, housing-led scheme in London’s King’s Cross

Project Orange, Tracey House, December 2014

Crystal clear: Project Orange reconfigures Hopkins' Tracey House

12-Dec-2014 | By James Soane

Project Orange director James Soane describes how his practice reconfigured a 1970s house originally designed by Michael and Patty Hopkins. Photography by Jack Hobhouse

Stanton Williams\'s Hampstead home

Director's Cut: Stanton Williams' home for a film director

11-Dec-2014 | By

A Stanton Williams-designed home in Hampstead for a film director and an interior designer cuts a dramatic dash, writes Ellis Woodman

Glasgow Barrowlands Park: LOCI Design, Dec 2014

The Vinyl Frontier: Barrowland Park by LOCI Design

8-Dec-2014 | By Greg White

Greg White describes how LOCI Design, working with pop artist Jim Lambie, enlivened a derelict site in Glasgow with a pathway modelled on the spines of album covers. Photography by Stephen Hosey

Blackpool Council Offices, Talbot Gateway, AHR, Dec 2014

The last resort: Blackpool council offices by AHR

4-Dec-2014 | By Owen Pritchard

Blackpool’s glory days are well behind it, but AHR’s council building sets out to reverse the decline, writes Owen Pritchard. Photography by Daniel Hopkinson

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Ready for its close-up: Glasgow Film Theatre by NORD

1-Dec-2014 | By Brian McGinlay

NORD’s new auditorium for the Glasgow Film Theatre harks back to the cinema’s 1930s grandeur, writes project architect Brian McGinlay. Photography by Dapple Photography

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Mighty neighbourly: Pewsey One by Tony Fretton Architects

28-Nov-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Tony Fretton’s Wiltshire housing scheme flies in the face of local sensibilities to create a more sociable development, writes Ellis Woodman. Photography by Peter Cook

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Browsing, not surfing: Foyles by Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

24-Nov-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands’ flagship bookshop for Foyles sets out to provide a retail experience that challenges online alternatives, writes Rakesh Ramchurn. Photography by Hufton + Crow

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Browsing the AJ Buildings Library: Ben Adams on the Cripps Building

20-Nov-2014 | By Ben Adams

Discovering the Cripps Building at St John’s College, Cambridge, in the AJBL takes Ben Adams, founder of Ben Adams Architects, back to his student days

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Beacon of enlightenment: The Lexicon by Carr Cotter Naessens

13-Nov-2014 | By Gary Boyd

In a time of shrinking public realm, Carr Cotter Naessens’ new library at Dún Laoghaire is a generous, well-worked example of what civic architecture can be, writes Gary Boyd. Photography by Dennis Gilbert

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Sacred Heart Catholic School by Cottrell & Vermeulen

10-Nov-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Spared the constraint of having to build alongside a working school, Cottrell & Vermeulen was able to completely remodel thesite plan of Camberwell’s Sacred Heart Catholic School, writes Ellis Woodman. Photography by Anthony Coleman

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Bond Bryan's school conversion of Alsop's The Public

7-Nov-2014 | By Owen Pritchard

Take a failed £72?million ‘quirky unorthodox art centre’ by Will Alsop. Shut it down after four years. Hire Bond Bryan to convert it into a school

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Gehry Monster: Fondation Louis Vuitton by Frank Gehry

3-Nov-2014 | By Owen Pritchard

And what rough beast, its hour come round at last, slouches towards Paris to be born? Frank Gehry’s mad landmark for Louis Vuitton, of course, says Owen Pritchard. Photography by Iwan Baan

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Footprint focus on North West Cambridge

30-Oct-2014

How does a globally leading university tackle the sustainable city of tomorrow?

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Finely chiselled: AG Leventis by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios

27-Oct-2014 | By Jay Merrick

A well-honed sculptural sensibility informs Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios’ sophisticated art gallery-cum-apartment tower in Nicosia, writes Jay Merrick. Photography by Hufton?+?Crow

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Restorative justice: Social Justice Centre by Architecture 00

24-Oct-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Architecture 00 has turned a former Vauxhall shoe polish factory into flexible office space for the voluntary sector, writes Ellis Woodman. Photography by Anthony Coleman

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Blackpool Council Offices, Talbot Gateway, AHR, Dec 2014

The last resort: Blackpool council offices by AHR

4-Dec-2014 | By Owen Pritchard

Blackpool’s glory days are well behind it, but AHR’s council building sets out to reverse the decline, writes Owen Pritchard. Photography by Daniel Hopkinson

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Raising the level of care: Maggie's Oxford by Wilkinson Eyre

5-Oct-2014 | By Jay Merrick

Wilkinson Eyre’s Oxford Maggie’s Centre is a tree house-like structure reminiscent of a Californian Modernist home, writes Jay Merrick

Glasgow Barrowlands Park: LOCI Design, Dec 2014

The Vinyl Frontier: Barrowland Park by LOCI Design

8-Dec-2014 | By Greg White

Greg White describes how LOCI Design, working with pop artist Jim Lambie, enlivened a derelict site in Glasgow with a pathway modelled on the spines of album covers. Photography by Stephen Hosey

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Mighty neighbourly: Pewsey One by Tony Fretton Architects

28-Nov-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Tony Fretton’s Wiltshire housing scheme flies in the face of local sensibilities to create a more sociable development, writes Ellis Woodman. Photography by Peter Cook

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Ready for its close-up: Glasgow Film Theatre by NORD

1-Dec-2014 | By Brian McGinlay

NORD’s new auditorium for the Glasgow Film Theatre harks back to the cinema’s 1930s grandeur, writes project architect Brian McGinlay. Photography by Dapple Photography

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Grimshaw's Melbourne health institute officially opens

24-Sep-2014 | By

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has officially opened Grimshaw’s £135 million Doherty Institute in Melbourne