A leading official at the Royal Academy of Arts (RA) has committed to run more architectural exhibitions from 2018, when a major redevelopment programme its two main central London sites is complete.
Richard McGuire’s Here draws readers into the life story of a simple room by invoking images of the past
Trevor Garnham boldly attempts to rehabilitate the notion of meaning in his study of the role of history in architecture, writes Edwin Heathcote
A new biography of Mary Medd is a timely reminder of the interdependence of architecture, education and children’s welfare in the modern age, writes Yasmin Shariff
Mark Binelli’s book The Last Days of Detroit is a relevant account for many languishing post-industrial cities
Robert Adam’s The Globalisation of Modern Architecure takes a compelling and broad-ranging look at the output of the architectural world, writes James Pallister