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Coop Himmelblau, Super Spaces, c.1969. Color photo-offset lithograph, 27 1/2 x 37 5/8". Collection of the Alvin Boyarsky Archive.

Alvin Boyarsky's collection of art works on display for first time

20-Sep-2014 | By Nicholas Boyarsky

Nicholas Boyarsky writes on the vital role of drawing as his father’s collection of architects’ artworks goes on display for the first time

Field of Towers Chess Set by Zaha Hadid Design

Zaha Hadid launches first homeware collection

19-Sep-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

Zaha Hadid has launched a collection of homeware products including candle holders, plates and a chess set to coincide with London Design Festival

Royal College of Physicians by Denys Lasdun. Image: RCP

Open House London: the AJ's top ten must-see buildings

14-Sep-2014

The AJ’s editors pick their favourites buildings from the hundreds of properties which will open their doors for Open House London between 20-21 September

Campo San Giogio Maggiore, Venice (1961) Edwin Smith. Image: RIBA Library Photographs Collection

Retrospective of photographer Edwin Smith opens at the RIBA

10-Sep-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

A retrospective of the works of photographer Edwin Smith has opened at the RIBA’s Architecture Gallery featuring more than 100 photographs

Denys Lasdun with his model maker Philip Wood. Image: RIBA

Exhibition of Lasdun’s work opens at Royal College of Physicians

9-Sep-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

Denys Lasdun’s Royal College of Physicians is hosting an exhibition on the development of the Grade I-listed building as it celebrates its 50th anniversary

Eyal Weizman in Jerusalem. Film still from \'Architecture of Violence\', Al Jazeera.

Rebel Architect #3: Eyal Weizman and the architecture of occupation Video

3-Sep-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

The third in a series on radical architects shows how architecture is mobilised as an instrument of war in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Performance of Casting Traces. Image: New Movement Collective.

Dance troupe creates paper maze to explore space and surveillance

1-Sep-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

A 2,000 sq m labyrinth made from newspapers has been created for a new production which explored space, surveillance and detective novels

Louis Kahn c.1972. Image: Robert C Lautman Photography Collection National Building Museum

Louis Kahn's son Nathanial discusses his father's legacy

30-Aug-2014 | By Alan Dunlop

Nathaniel Kahn talks to Alan Dunlop about his father’s work and why he needed to roller-blade at the Salk Institute (from Prospect, July 2005)

National Assembly Building in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Louis Kahn (1962-83). Image: Raymond Meier.

Sheer Kahn: Revisiting the work of Louis Kahn at the Design Museum

29-Aug-2014 | By Alan Dunlop

Alan Dunlop reports from the Design Museum’s retrospective exhibition on the life and work of Louis Kahn

Yasmeen Lari at her headquarters in Moak Sharif village where they also experiment with organic farming. Image: Al Jazeera

Rebel Architect #2: Yasmeen Lari and traditional architecture Video

28-Aug-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

The second in a series on radical architects shows how a return to traditional building techniques has helped those affected by natural disasters in Pakistan

Coop Himmelblau, Super Spaces, c.1969. Color photo-offset lithograph, 27 1/2 x 37 5/8". Collection of the Alvin Boyarsky Archive.

Alvin Boyarsky's collection of art works on display for first time

20-Sep-2014 | By Nicholas Boyarsky

Nicholas Boyarsky writes on the vital role of drawing as his father’s collection of architects’ artworks goes on display for the first time

Field of Towers Chess Set by Zaha Hadid Design

Zaha Hadid launches first homeware collection

19-Sep-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

Zaha Hadid has launched a collection of homeware products including candle holders, plates and a chess set to coincide with London Design Festival

Emerging designers at Benchmark\'s workshop. Image: Petr Krejci Photography

The Wish List: Foster, Rogers and Hadid team up with new designers

18-Sep-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

Norman Foster, Richard Rogers and Zaha Hadid are among the architects to have teamed up with emerging designers to create new products for this year’s London Design Festival (LDF)

H-Edge installation by Cecil Balmond. Image: Andrew Meredith

Installation by Cecil Balmond opens in Spitalfields

17-Sep-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

An installation by designer Cecil Balmond has opened in London’s Spitalfields Market after returning from a tour of the USA, Japan and Italy

Jubilee Line Extension, 1999. Culling Road vent shaft (photo 2012)

An appreciation of Ian Ritchie's autobiography by Richard Coleman

28-Apr-2014 | By Richard Coleman

Richard Coleman on Being: an Architect by Ian Ritchie

The exterior of Unilever Haus, Hamburg, from the south-east. Image: Adam Mark.

Book review: Kinetic Architecture by Russell Fortmeyer & Charles D Linn

7-Apr-2014 | By Alan Dunlop

Energy is the driver behind innovative dynamic facades across the world, says Alan Dunlop

Topstar’s stand in the Workplace section at last year’s event. Image: Theo Cohen

Preview: 100% Design

14-Aug-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

An overview of the products, seminars and new installations at this year’s design event

Double Space for BMW, the installation planned for the V&A\'s Raphael Gallery by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby. Image: London Design Festival

Preview: London Design Festival

4-Aug-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

Hubbed at the V&A, but with events taking place at design centres across the capital, the London Design Festival returns for its 12th instalment this September

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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

View from the East: Zaha Hadid\'s competition-winning mathematics gallery for the Science Museum in London

Zaha wins Science Museum maths gallery job

10-Sep-2014 | By

Zaha Hadid has won the competition for the Science Museum’s new £5 million mathematics gallery

Helsinki/Guggenheim

Rival contest opens in Helsinki as official Guggenheim submissions close

10-Sep-2014 | By

An international ideas competition has been launched seeking ‘bold and thoughtful’ alternatives to building a new Guggenheim Museum in Helsinki