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Foster + Partners\' Imperial War Museum

Imperial War Museum by Foster + Partners

15-Aug-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Phase 1 of Fosters’ masterplan for the Imperial War Museum has a fittingly solemn effect, as though we were in the last resting place of a great warrior, writes AJ critic-at-large Ellis Woodman

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World Conservation and Exhibitions Centre by Roger Stirk Harbour + Partners

14-Aug-2014 | By

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners’ newly-opened British Museum extension carries the ‘Rogers’ imprimatur but it is very much the work of Graham Stirk, says Rory Olcayto

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4-Jul-2014 | By Daniel Tyler, Angus Ritchie

Part 2 students Angus Ritchie and Daniel Tyler on how they built a mirrored cabin in Scotland’s first national park. Photography by Ross Campbell

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RIBA Awards winners 2014: Public

19-Jun-2014 | By Róisín Heneghan, Shih-Fu Peng

This year 17 public projects have won RIBA National Awards

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A rock and a hard place

3-Feb-2014 | By

Where many have failed, Denton Corker Marshall has adeptly handled the longstanding challenge of building near Stonehenge, writes Tom Ravenscroft. Photography by Anthony Coleman

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Shades of Tate: Tate Britain by Caruso St John

24-Jan-2014 | By Jay Merrick

Caruso St John’s interventions at Tate Britain are a masterpiece of architectural ambiguity, writes Jay Merrick. Photography by Hélène Binet

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Complex culture: Heydar Aliyev Centre, Baku by Zaha Hadid

17-Jan-2014 | By

The vast Heydar Aliyev cultural centre in Azerbaijan’s capital city takes Zaha Hadid Architects’ startling design artistry to a new level and creates a world-class exhibition space, writes Felix Mara

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Anticlastic games: Serpentine Sackler Gallery by Zaha Hadid

8-Nov-2013 | By

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Serpentine Sackler Gallery combines the discipline of tensile fabric construction with formal invention, says Felix Mara. Photography by Luke Hayes

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Park Theatre, Finsbury Park, London by David Hughes Architects

28-Oct-2013

Original materials have been left exposed to show the building’s history, writes David Hughes

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Cult fictions: Ditchling Museum of Art by Adam Richards

18-Oct-2013 | By Jay Merrick

A finely crafted museum celebrating Eric Gill’s creative cohort is an exercise in references, writes Jay Merrick. Photography by Brotherton-Lock

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Stirling shortlist: Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre by Heneghan Peng

20-Sep-2013 | By Stephen Best

This building characterises the causeway; a zone of transition where natural meanings are brought together in a new way,’ writes Stephen Best

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How to build a tree: Mobile Orchard by Atmos

16-Aug-2013 | By Alex Haw

Atmos’ Alex Haw introduces the Mobile Orchard, an artwork-cum-sky-throne made from LEDs, aluminium – and wood

The searchable digital buildings archive with drawings from more than 1,500 projects

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First peek inside Haworth Tompkins National Theatre refurb

16-Sep-2014 | By

Haworth Tompkins has released the first images inside its recently completed overhaul of the former Cottesloe Theatre at the National Theatre in London

Fumihiko Maki\'s Aga Khan Museum in Toronto

Fumihiko Maki’s Aga Khan Museum opens its doors

15-Sep-2014 | By

Toronto’s new Aga Khan Museum, designed by Fumihiko Maki, has opened to the public

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Assemble reveals pop-up timber theatre

3-Sep-2014 | By

Assemble has completed this 450-seat theatre in Southampton

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Maber’s £4m Richard III centre opens

13-Aug-2014 | By

Maber Architects’ £4million Richard III visitor centre in Leicester has opened its doors

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Studio Octopi completes revamp of Greek-style amphitheatre

31-Jul-2014 | By

Studio Octopi has recently completed this overhaul of a 150-year-old Greek-style amphitheatre built in a former quarry at Bradfield College, Berkshire

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Hauser & Wirth gallery opens in Somerset

15-Jul-2014 | By

French architect Laplace & Co has completed the conversion of a farm in Somerset into an art centre for international gallery Hauser & Wirth

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TDO unveils Peckham car park pavilion Video

14-Jul-2014 | By

TDO Architecture has completed a temporary pavilion at Frank’s Cafe on the rooftop of a car park in Peckham, London

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Renovated Dutch Royal Picture Gallery opens

23-Jun-2014 | By

Dutch practice Hans van Heeswijk has completed the renovation and extension of the Dutch Royal Picture Gallery

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BIG completes Danish maritime museum

18-Oct-2013 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS] BIG has revealed images of its recently completed Danish maritime museum on the outskirts of Copenhagen

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First peek at Studio Glowacka's Forgotten Spaces exhibition

15-Oct-2013 | By

Studio Glowacka and design outfit Thomas.Matthews have completed the exhibition and graphics for the RIBA Forgotten Spaces show, built in the cellar spaces beneath the courtyard of Somerset House in London

Milton Court - the new arts and drama facility for the Guildhall School of Music and Drama is located on the corner of Silk Street and Moor Lane in the City of London, opposite the Guildhall School existing building. Exterior view with Heron tower in back

Curtain up for David Walker and RHWL's Barbican debut

23-Sep-2013 | By

The new Guildhall School of Music & Drama, designed by David Walker Architects and RHWL Arts Team, is to be officially opened this week

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Stanton Williams' Virginia Water pavilion opens

20-Sep-2013 | By Greg Pitcher

A new £1.37 million visitor centre in Windsor Great Park, conceived by 2012 Stirling Prize-winner Stanton Williams, has been officially opened

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Sutherland Hussey unveils Shanghai gallery

4-Sep-2013 | By

Sutherland Hussey has revealed these proposals for a new museum and gallery in Shanghai, housing the world’s most comprehensive collection of the works of famous Chinese artist Chang Dai-chien

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Foster Wilson completes Royal Holloway Uni theatre

28-Aug-2013 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS] Islington-based Foster Wilson has added a 200-seat theatre to Royal Holloway University’s drama department

Grimshaw scoops Istanbul gallery contest

19-Jul-2013 | By

Grimshaw Architects has seen off 20 ‘world-renowned names’ to win the competition to design the Koç Contemporary, a large new art museum in Istanbul, Turkey

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Stanton Williams unwraps £4.7m Benjamin Britten archive

14-Jun-2013 | By

Stanton Williams’ £4.7 million archive dedicated to the work of composer Benjamin Britten has opened today in Aldeburgh, Suffolk

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Pringle Richards Sharratt's William Morris Gallery named museum of the year

6-Jun-2013 | By

Pringle Richards Sharratt Architects’ £3.7m refurbishment of the William Morris Gallery has been named Art Fund Museum of the Year

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Work starts on €56m concert hall overhaul by Ian Simpson

25-Apr-2013 | By

Work finally starts on Ian Simpson Architects’ overhaul of the Queen Elisabeth Hall in Antwerp, home of the Royal Flemish Philharmonic Orchestra

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Danish-based 3XN completes huge ‘whirlpool shaped’ aquarium

26-Mar-2013 | By

[FIRST LOOK] The Museum of Liverpool’s original architect 3XN has completed this huge aquarium in Copenhagen

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Foster unveils reflective events pavilion in Marseille

5-Mar-2013 | By

Foster + Partners’ Vieux Port pavilion was officially opened by the Mayor of Marseille earlier this week