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Can we really blame private sector developers for testing the limits of a city without a plan?

26-Jun-2014 | By

In 2012 Berkeley set out details of an incentive plan under which its six directors would share a windfall, then estimated at £290m, writes Will Hurst

Will Hurst

Why can't we discuss MMC when things go wrong?

15-May-2014 | By

It is clearly vital that architects and developers fully learn and discuss the lessons of pioneering schemes like Oxley Woods, writes Will Hurst


There's a long way to go to get sustainable design integrated in architects' training

The loci of student activity which suggest promising ways forward, writes Hattie Hartman


This World Cup is as much about the future of Brazil’s cities as it is about football

Recife’s stadium was meant to be the centrepiece of ‘World Cup City’. Only the stadium and a few restaurants and petrol stations have been built, says Hattie Hartman

Crackling Prize 2014 - Louis Hellman\'s take on the Stirlnig Prize shortlist

The Stirling Prize 2014 - according to Hellman

18-Jul-2014 | By Louis Hellman

The AJ’s cartoonist Louis Hellman give his take on this year’s Stirling Prize shortlist

Owen Hatherley

Tempelhof airport has become the site of a battle for freedom from development

4-Jul-2014 | By Owen Hatherley

The eerie unused space of Tempelhof field is increasingly scarce in Berlin, writes Owen Hatherley


Absently mindful of the past

25-Jul-2014 | By

Ian Martin builds up his psychogeographically-retrieved sustainable heritage consultancy


The stakes are higher when you work on iconic towers

20-May-2014 | By Mark Klimt

Legalese: With fame comes the risk of notoriety and the greater risk of claims, should performance not match up, writes Mark Klimt

Qatar World Cup 2022 Al Wakrah Stadium model 1

Ex-construction minister 'shocked' by Hadid's Qatar stance

28-Jul-2014 | By

Former construction minister Nick Raynsford has demanded Zaha Hadid use her influence to improve site conditions in Qatar following revelations that hundreds of workers have died building World Cup projects in the Gulf state