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Brighton Waste House

28-Jul-2014 | By

At Brighton University, architect and tutor Duncan Baker-Brown has built a house entirely from waste materials. Hattie Hartman reports

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Meanwhile, in Wuhan: Chetwoods' 1,000m-tall tower

18-Jul-2014 | By Jay Merrick

Jay Merrick compares China’s latest idea for an eco-super tower scheme by Chetwoods Architects with London’s more modest production line

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Engineering value: Urbanest King’s Cross by Glenn Howells

18-Jul-2014 | By

Glenn Howells Architects has maximised the number of units in this King’s Cross student residence with minimal compromise on quality, writes Felix Mara. Photography by Paul Miller

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Max headroom

11-Jul-2014 | By Roger Zogolovitch

By exploiting volume, we can build homes with 25 per cent extra floor space - and help tackle the housing crisis, writes Roger Zogolovitch

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Commonwealth Games Athletes’ Village by RMJM

10-Jul-2014 | By Jude Barber

RMJM’s Commonwealth Games Athletes’ Village is a world-class housing project for Glasgow’s neglected East End, writes Jude Barbour

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Right side of the tracks: Mint Street by Pitman Tozer

9-Jul-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Pitman Tozer’s Mint Street housing for Peabody is an ingenious and handsome response to its noisy viaduct location, writes Ellis Woodman

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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

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In the forest: The ‘house’ that £15k built

4-Jul-2014

Low-cost, low-tech, low-energy: Invisible Studio’s new forest home by TV architect Piers Taylor. Photography by Andy Matthews

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Parc life: Center Parcs Woburn Forest by Holder Mathias

3-Jul-2014 | By

Zen gardens, wave pools and bowling alleys - in an English forest? All in a day’s work for Holder Mathias at Center Parc Woburn, finds Felix Mara

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The Serpentine Pavilion

2-Jul-2014

A space-age dolmen (for sipping fizzy wine in) or a symbol of the future of British architecture? Both, says Rory Olcayto. Photography by James Newton

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Britain’s greenest buildings

27-Jun-2014 | By

The bar for sustainability is noticeably higher among this year’s RIBA Award-winners, write Hattie Hartman

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Calvert: A city in a garden

26-Jun-2014 | By Tom Holbrook

The AJ presents a rebuke to the market-led urbanism of the Wolfson Prize: 5th Studio’s five-step guide to creating a publicly funded new garden city

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RIBA Awards winners 2014: Workplace

19-Jun-2014 | By Rab Bennetts

This year seven offices have won RIBA National Awards - and they have been hard-earned writes Rab Bennetts

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RIBA Awards winners 2014: Houses

19-Jun-2014 | By Carl Turner

Five houses have won RIBA National Awards this year - and the best houses are the ones that create unique living environments says Carl Turner

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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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Alsop heliport tower cleared for take-off

25-Jul-2014 | By Jim Dunton

Wandsworth Council has approved a 15-storey residential tower designed by Will Alsop’s ALL Design practice next to London Heliport, in Battersea.

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Community framework: JW3 by Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

27-Jan-2014 | By

With some exquisite finishes, the frame of Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands’ JW3 is elegant as well as tough, writes Felix Mara. Photography by Hufton + Crow

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Brighton Waste House

28-Jul-2014 | By

At Brighton University, architect and tutor Duncan Baker-Brown has built a house entirely from waste materials. Hattie Hartman reports

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Max headroom

11-Jul-2014 | By Roger Zogolovitch

By exploiting volume, we can build homes with 25 per cent extra floor space - and help tackle the housing crisis, writes Roger Zogolovitch

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Flanagan Lawrence wins planning for Cornish spa

5-Mar-2014 | By

Flanagan Lawrence has won detailed planning for this new spa building at the heart of its £50 million holiday home scheme in the Millendreath valley, south-east Cornwall