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Tide shelving system

Zaha Hadid reveals Tide shelves in Milan

Zaha Hadid’s work showing at Milan Design week, 12th-17th April 2011

Zero by night

Snohetta's stunning Zero unveiled for Milan

Snohettta’s designs on show at Milan Design Week 2011.

Paradise Garage

The original pop shop

Number 430 King’s Road in Chelsea’s World’s End has been at the forefront of youth culture and fashion since the 1960s

Unexpected Hill

Royal Academy pledges to up its game on architectural exhibitions

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.

The Balfron Tower, Poplar

Estates of Mind

A closed-down shoe shop at Chrisp Street Market in Poplar was just the right place for a recent pop-up photography exhibition on London council estates

Polling Station

Democratic space

The sheer level of disengagement apparent in this election suggests we must rethink the design of democracy, says Sam Jacob

Rusakov club by Melnikov

Tony Fretton: Six days in Moscow

Tony Fretton reflects on early Communist-era architects following his recent trip to Krasnodar and Moscow

culture graph

Brownfield first, tenants last

The ‘brownfield first’ policy has more to do with profiteering than with tackling the housing crisis

The searchable digital buildings archive with drawings from more than 1,500 projects

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