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FAT and Grayson Perry\'s House for Essex

The profession still fails to communicate how architects shape the world

Will this month be remembered as the time the art world swallowed ‘architecture’ in one clean gulp? asks Rory Olcayto


May Day is more than a day off work

On May Day we must reflect on the deadly toll construction takes on its workforce, says Rory Olcayto

UK Pavilion Milan Expo

The UK Pavilion more than makes up for the lack of election buzz

8-May-2015 | By

Besides being beautiful, the British pavilion at the Milan Expo makes a serious political point, says Will Hurst

NLA London model

London’s amazing new supermodel

23-Apr-2015 | By

NLA’s interactive new model of London represents a leap forward in understanding the city around us, writes Will Hurst


Savvy practices will benefit through academic partnerships

Last week’s SCHOSA conference highlighted the vast amount of research funding available to those who partner with universities or industry, says Hattie Hartman


Glimpse tomorrow's London at this year's Green Sky Thinking Week

This year’s Green Sky Thinking programme is stronger than ever, says Hattie Hartman

Hellman #167

Hellman files #167

20-May-2015 | By Louis Hellman

A trawl through Hellman’s archives, in which we uncover gems that are as relevant now as they were then


Don't repeat the mistakes of the past at Thamesmead

8-Apr-2015 | By Owen Hatherley

Peabody has the opportunity to remedy a pitiful mess at its development in?Thamesmead but will it take it? asked militant modernist Owen Hatherley


The ‘grey scorpion’ faxes

22-May-2015 | By

Ian Martin salutes a winning royal bluff


So long CDM co-ordinator, hello principal designer

22-Apr-2015 | By Mark Klimt

Legalese: The new CDM regulations came into force this month, with the principal designer taking on significant responsibilities, writes Mark Klimt

Building site

Building regs changes will help in war against 'wheelie bin blight'

13-May-2015 | By Geoff Wilkinson

Geoff Wilkinson sets out the key changes to building regulations brought about by the government’s Housing Standards Review