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Whitworth - New west elevation

The Whitworth by MUMA

20-Mar-2015 | By Ellis Woodman

The amount going on at MUMA’s Whitworth leaves you feeling as if it has added more than one extension, says Ellis Woodman

Pitzhanger Manor is undergoing an ambitious renovation

Soane of the suburbs

4-Feb-2015 | By

As well as his famous Lincoln’s Inn home, John Soane built a country house for his family in Ealing. Now Pitzhanger Manor is undergoing an ambitious renovation


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


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


Everyman Theatre by Haworth Tompkins

10-Oct-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Stirling Prize 2014: Haworth Tompkins is no stranger to theatre projects but, with its first permanent new-build venue, it has created something more resolved, even monumental, writes Ellis Woodman


House of Illustration by Witherford Watson Mann

27-Sep-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Witherford Watson Mann’s House of Illustration continues the remodelling techniques that won it the Stirling Prize, writes Ellis Woodman. Photography by David Grandorge

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

RSHP British Museum

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


Lochside lookout

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


RIBA Awards winners 2014: Public

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

This year 17 public projects have won RIBA National Awards


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


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


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


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

Front elevation after conversion

Park Theatre, Finsbury Park, London by David Hughes Architects


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


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


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

Mobile Orchard

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


Inside and out: British Museum by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

2-Aug-2013 | By

You’d expect a technical envelope, but RSHP’s British Museum building is all science inside too, writes Felix Mara

Keith Williams Architects\' Luan Gallery

The Luan Gallery, Republic of Ireland by Keith Williams Architects


Keith Williams Architects has created a new limestone-clad gallery wing at the Luan Gallery in Athlone, Ireland

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Stanton Williams\' Royal Opera House proposal - approved March 2015

Stanton Williams gets go-ahead for Royal Opera House revamp

18-Mar-2015 | By

Stanton Williams has won planning for its overhaul of the world-famous Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden

Büro Ole Scheeren\'s \'Guardian Art Center\' project in Beijing, China

Ole Scheeren unveils Beijing auction house scheme

10-Mar-2015 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS] Büro Ole Scheeren has revealed plans for a new ‘hybrid’ auction house and arts centre in Beijing, China

Wilkinson Eyre Wellcome Collection stair

Wilkinson Eyre reveals ‘dramatic’ new Wellcome Collection stair

24-Feb-2015 | By

Wilkinson Eyre has completed a new stairway as part of the Wellcome Collection’s £17.5 million revamp of its Euston Road headquarters

Mecanoo HOME

Mecanoo’s HOME in Manchester nears completion

29-Jan-2015 | By

New construction shots have been released of Mecanoo’s soon-to-complete art and culture centre, HOME, in Manchester

Jean Nouvel’s Louvre Abu Dhabi museum in the United Arab Emirates. Image credit Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Louvre Abu Dhabi, TDIC. Courtesy of TDIC

Nouvel’s Louvre dome rises over Abu Dhabi

7-Jan-2015 | By

Construction of Jean Nouvel’s £85 million Louvre Abu Dhabi museum is now more than 50 per cent complete

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

DRDH\'s Stormen library and concert hall in Bodo, Norway

DRDH’s Norwegian library and concert hall opens

19-Nov-2014 | By

DRDH Architects’ competition-winning £126million concert hall and library in Bodø, Norway have been officially opened

Stanton Williams ROH

Stanton Williams’ Royal Opera House revamp plans revealed

31-Oct-2014 | By

Stanton Williams has revealed its long-awaited designs for the overhaul of the world-famous Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden

Jestico and Whiles Walpole Park

Jestico + Whiles transformation of Walpole Park completes

29-Oct-2014 | By

Jestico + Whiles has completed the transformation of John Soane’s Walpole Park in Ealing, West London

Wright & Wright\'s Geffrye Museum proposals

Wright & Wright reveals new plans for Geffrye Museum revamp

21-Oct-2014 | By

New images have been revealed of Wright & Wright’s £15 million proposals for the Geffrye Museum in Hackney, East London


UN Studio reveals Dutch theatre

20-Oct-2014 | By

UN Studio’s Theatre de Stoep has officially opened in the Dutch town of Spijkenisse

Hoskins Aberdeen art gallery

Hoskins’ Aberdeen Art Gallery bags £10 million lottery funding

14-Oct-2014 | By

Gareth Hoskins Architects proposed £30 million redevelopment of Aberdeen Art Gallery has been handed a further funding boost

Frank Gehry\'s new museum of biodiversity in Panama

Gehry opens Panama biodiversity museum

10-Oct-2014 | By

Frank Gehry has completed a new museum of biodiversity in Panama – his first project in Latin America

The third phase of James Corner Field Operations’ and Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s High Line park in New York. Image by Ben Jay/Gothamist

New York’s High Line park completes

23-Sep-2014 | By

The final phase of James Corner Field Operations’ and Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s High Line park in New York has completed


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

The Playing Field by Assemble

Assemble reveals pop-up timber theatre

3-Sep-2014 | By

Assemble has completed this 450-seat theatre in Southampton

Maber’s Richard III visitor centre

Maber’s £4m Richard III centre opens

13-Aug-2014 | By

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

Studio Octopi\'s Bradfield College Greek Theatre

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


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