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Capita Symonds unwraps BSF Academy


[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + DATA] Capita Symonds’ South Wolverhampton & Bilston Academy has welcomed its first students

Robin Monotti Architects' yacht house project in the Crimea. Image by Ioana Marinescu

Showtime for Robin Monotti's Crimean yacht house


[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + DATA] Notting Hill-based Robin Monotti Architects has completed this holiday home overlooking the Black Sea


First peek at Hudson's super-crisp barn conversion


[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + DATA] Hudson Architects has transformed a pair of 17th and 18th century timber-framed barns in Suffolk into a single house


Soup Architects extends Foster's rural revamp


[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + DATA] Soup Architects has polished off the overhaul of a Grade II-listed stable block in Richmond, completing a project started by Foster + Partners


Staying local: Open House London


[OPEN HOUSE] Duggan Morris’ Kings Grove and Richard Paxton’s 15 1/2 Consort Road are two of Southwark’s highlights


Thomas Heatherwick


Felix Mara review’s Heatherwick Studios’ Olympic Cauldron in today’s AJ, see seven Heatherwick projects in the Library


Royal College of Physicians by Denys Lasdun & Partners


[OPEN HOUSE] Denys Lasdun’s Grade I listed modern building is one of more than 50 projects taking part in Open House London featured in the Library


30 St. Mary Axe by Foster + Partners


[OPEN HOUSE] 30 St Mary Axe, the London headquarters of insurance company Swiss Re is one of more than 50 projects taking part in Open House London featured in the Library


Highpoint Flats by Tecton Group


[OPEN HOUSE] Tecton’s Grade I listed seven-storey modernist appartment block is one of more than 50 projects taking part in Open House London featured in the Library


Feeringbury Barn, Essex by Hudson Architects


[RETROFIT AWARD WINNER] Hudson’s conversion of a large Grade II listed barn won a Retrofit Award in the Listed Buildings category

Maison L by christian pottgiesser architecturespossibles

French extension: Maison L joins Manser Medal shortlist


[FIRST LOOK] Shortlisted for the 2012 Manser Medal, Christian Pottgiesser’s Maison L is an extension to a private 18th-century residence

Clover House by richard pain architect

Clover House by Richard Pain Architect


[RETROFIT AWARDS PREVIEW] Richard Pain’s refurbishment and extension to a two storey 1960s house is shortlisted in the Small Housing category

Bishops Close, Berkshire by Gregory Phillips Architects

A first peek at Gregory Phillips' Thameside-home


[FIRST LOOK] Gregory Phillips Architects has released these photographs of its RIBA Regional Award-winning Bishops Close house on the banks of the River Thames in Berkshire


Harvey Court by Levitt Bernstein


[RETROFIT AWARD PREVIEW] The refurbishment of the Grade II* listed brick student accomodation block is shortlisted in the Post War Listed Buildings category


Royal Commonwealth Pool Refurbishment by S&P Architects


[RETROFIT AWARD PREVIEW] The refurbishment of Edinburgh’s Grade A listed swimming pool is shortlisted in the Post War Listed Buildings category

Golden Lane Leisure Centre by Cartwright Pickard Architects

Golden Lane Leisure Centre by Cartwright Pickard Architects


[RETROFIT AWARD PREVIEW] The refurbishment the Grade II Listed leisure centre designed by Chamberlin Powell and Bon is shortlisted in the Public Building category


In pictures: Olympic Central Park Bridge by Heneghan Peng and AKT II


[FIRST LOOK + DRAWINGS] Heneghan Peng and AKT II’s permanent Z-shaped Olympic Park bridge sits beneath a 54 metre-wide multicoloured temporary deck


In Pictures: Olympic Shooting Range by Magma Architecture


[FIRST LOOK + DRAWINGS] Magma’s temporary venue in Woolwich has been the venue for the 2012 Olympic shooting events

Coca-Cola Beatbox by Asif Khan & Pernilla Ohrstedt

Coca-Cola Beatbox by Asif Khan & Pernilla Ohrstedt


[London Olympics in the AJBL] Showcase pavilion for Coca-Cola that can be played like a musical instrument

Earls Court Exhibition Centre by Charles Howard Crane

Earls Court Exhibition Centre by Charles Howard Crane


[London Olympics in the AJBL] One of several existing venues, the exhibition centre is the venue for Olympic Volleyball

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