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Building Study: Robinson College by Gillespie, Kidd and Coia

1-Sep-2014 | By Roderick Ham

Read Roderick Ham’s appraisal of Robinson College by Gillespie, Kidd and Coia, which was first published in the AJ on the 5th August 1981

National Film School

The descendants: National Film School by ABK


ABK’s National Film School in Ireland was inspired by a Ben Nicholson sculpture and Louis Kahn, writes Felix Mara. Photography by Christian Richters.

Glasgow School of Art

Glasgow School of Art by Steven Holl

9-May-2014 | By

Steven Holl’s Reid Building for Glasgow School of Art is unafraid to takes risks. That’s a rarity these days in British architecture, says Rory Olcayto

ODonnell Tuomey LSE

LSE by O'Donnell + Tuomey

28-Feb-2014 | By Joseph Rykwert

At the LSE, O’Donnell + Tuomey has created imaginative, inviting and memorable architecture on an impossible site, writes Joseph Rykwert. Photography by Dennis Gilbert


Industrious spaces: Manchester School of Art by FCBS

2-Dec-2013 | By

Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios has made space work hard at Manchester School of Art, writes Felix Mara. Photography by Hufton + Crow


Stirling shortlist: University of Limerick by Grafton Architects

20-Sep-2013 | By John McLaughlin

‘The building has a strongly sculptural character that looks as though it might have been hewn out of the ground,’ writes John McLaughlin

Lathams\' Darton College

Darton College, Barnsley by Lathams


Latham’s Darton College avoids long corridors by combining common spaces with a central atrium


RIBA Awards 2013: Campus

12-Jun-2013 | By Emily Booth

Campuses have achieved seven National Award-winning schemes this year - the same number as in 2012

GHA Bramalls Music School

Red brick music box: Bramall Music School by Glenn Howells Architects

17-Apr-2013 | By

The secret to Glenn Howells Architects’ Bramall Music School’s auditorium acoustics is its low ventilation noise, writes Felix Mara. Photography by Edmund Sumner


A great Gatsby: Saïd Business School by Dixon Jones

29-Mar-2013 | By Jay Merrick

With its Phase 2 West Wing of Oxford University’s Saïd Business School, Dixon Jones has created a distinctive new oasis for young thrusters, writes Jay Merrick. Photography by Paul Riddle

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First look - higher education

Heneghan Peng\'s University of Greenwich School of Architecture

Heneghan Peng's Greenwich School of Architecture nears completion

4-Aug-2014 | By

Heneghan Peng’s long-awaited new School of Architecture building for the University of Greenwich is nearing completion


Cullinan's Jaguar research centre wins planning

1-Jul-2014 | By

Cullinan Studio has won planning permision for this innovation centre for Jaguar Land Rover at the University of Warwick’s Coventry site

Holl\'s Reid Building in Glasgow_

Holl's Glasgow School of Art set to open

12-Feb-2014 | By

Steven Holl’s £50 million new Glasgow School of Art building is nearing completion

Zaha Hadid Architects\' innovation tower scheme in Hong Kong

Zaha Hadid’s Hong Kong tower to open in March

8-Jan-2014 | By

Zaha Hadid Architects’ new 15,000m2 Innovation Tower School of Design at Hong Kong Polytechinc University is to be officially opened on 18 March


ADP's £27m library and learning hub opens doors in Southend

12-Dec-2013 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS] ADP Architects has completed a £27 million learning hub and library in Southend-on-sea, Essex


BDP's Norwich City College creative arts 'barn' opens doors

12-Nov-2013 | By

BDP has completed this £4.6million creative arts building for Norwich City College

Zaha Hadid\'s Innovation Tower Design School in Hong Kong

A first look at Zaha Hadid’s delayed Hong Kong tower

4-Nov-2013 | By

Work is nearing completion on Zaha Hadid Architects’ new 15,000m2 Innovation Tower School of Design at Hong Kong Polytechinc University.


BDP unveils UCL workshop space

28-Oct-2013 | By

BDP has transformed a former delivery bay underneath UCL’s engineering building into a centre dedicated to making

The heart of the campus is the Library & Learning Centre (LLC) by Zaha Hadid Architects

Zaha Hadid and Peter Cook complete Viennese Uni schemes

3-Oct-2013 | By

Peter Cook’s CRAB studio and Zaha Hadid have both completed buildings on Vienna’s University of Economics & Business £412 million campus


DRDH completes Farnham library

30-Sep-2013 | By

DRDH Architects has unwrapped its £1.2 million revamp of the 1997 Elaine Thomas Library on the University for the Creative Arts’ (UCA) Farnham campus