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Chancellor urged mayor to fund Garden Bridge

3-Jul-2015 | By

Newly released correspondence has revealed Boris Johnson’s doubts over £30 million grant and underwriting maintenance costs

Herzog and de Meuron Chelsea FC

Herzog and de Meuron’s plans for Chelsea FC unveiled

3-Jul-2015 | By

Herzog and de Meuron’s vision for Chelsea FC football stadium has been unveiled as part of a three-day public consultation at the club

NPS\' shortlisted scheme

Just one week left to enter the British Homes Awards

3-Jul-2015 | By

The deadline is looming for the British Homes Award 2015, which challenges architects to design standard house types for garden city homes

Michael Berkowitz, president of 100 Resilient Cities (100RC)

Global cities expert issues warning on affordable housing

2-Jul-2015 | By

The boss of 100 Resilient Cities has said London must tackle the threat of social inequality

Jonathan Porritt

Porritt: 'architects are failing to tackle climate change'

2-Jul-2015 | By

Architects are failing to live up to their professional responsibility to tackle climate change, leading environmentalist Jonathan Porritt has said

Estuary airport

Foster: ‘The patch and mend attitude to airport capacity is not the answer’

1-Jul-2015 | By

Norman Foster has hit out at the Airport Commission’s decision to back a third runway at Heathrow

Proposals for a third runway at Heathrow

Airports Commission backs Heathrow third runway

1-Jul-2015 | By

Howard Davies’ Airports Commission has published its final report with a recommendation that a third runway be built at Heathrow

RIBA building HQ

RIBA and ARB ethical codes attacked

1-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs,

Jeremy Till, Paul Morrell and David Roberts questioned the profession’s ethical guidance at a Bartlett event earlier this week

Poultry

C20 Society rallies support for No1 Poultry listing

30-Jun-2015 | By

The Twentieth Century Society has rallied the support of 24 members of James Stirling and Michael Wilford & Partners’ office in its attempt to get the postmodernist icon listed

Heatherwick Garden Bridge

Heatherwick: ‘The Garden Bridge has to be built in central London or not at all’

30-Jun-2015 | By

Thomas Heatherwick spoke about the Garden Bridge at a rare public lecture in London last night (29 June)

SEW from pavement to platform

TfL: ‘We could be the answer to London’s housing crisis’

30-Jun-2015 | By

Transport for London directors have spoken about plans to build more than 9,000 homes in the capital over the next ten years

Tom Bloxham of Urban Splash

Profits up at Urban Splash

29-Jun-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Developer Urban Splash has increased its profits, it revealed in its first full set of results since restructuring in 2013

Smithfields\'s General Market building

Boris backs Museum of London architectural competition

29-Jun-2015 | By

The Museum of London is to hold an architectural competition to find a ‘world-class’ designer for its new home at Smithfield Market after mayor Boris Johnson agreed £200,000 funding

Serpentine Pavilion by SelgasCano - under construction [June 2015]

Second Home snaps up Serpentine Pavilion

29-Jun-2015 | By

Second Home co-founder Rohan Silva has revealed the co-working organisation is buying the 2015 SelgasCano-designed Serpentine Pavilion

Foster + Partners\' proposed new Cardiff transport interchange [June 2015]

Foster wins Cardiff bus interchange contest

26-Jun-2015 | By

Foster + Partners has been chosen to design a ‘breath-taking’ new transport interchange in Cardiff city centre

Viñoly: 'I thought Battersea was going to be a piece of cake'

26-Jun-2015 | By Jim Dunton

Rare and candid insights given by Rafael Viñoly and Ken Shuttleworth into key projects at the World Architecture Festival London

Park Hill Flats, Sheffield

The housing crisis: how did we get here?

26-Jun-2015 | By

In the first in a series analysing the nation’s housing crisis and examining possible solutions, James Pallister looks at why we are in this mess

Polnoon

Top Scottish housing schemes pick up major Saltire awards

26-Jun-2015 | By Jim Dunton

Projects by Proctor & Matthews, Kraft, Paper Igloo have triumphed in the 2015 Saltire Housing Design Awards

The playground at Sheffield\'s Park Hill estate

#housingestates: your great housing guide

29-Jun-2015 | By

Our new book, Exemplary Housing Estate Regeneration in Europe is timely and essential reading

Unexpected Hill by So? Architecture

SO? Architecture unveils ceramic installation at the RA

3-Jul-2015 | By

So? Architecture has completed this installation at the Royal Academy

Zaha Hadid Architects\' reworked designs for the Tokyo National Stadium

Japan gives final go-ahead for Zaha's £1.3bn Olympic stadium

3-Jul-2015 | By

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Tokyo Olympic stadium will start on site in October and cost £1.3 billion to complete, the Japanese government has confirmed

Hawkins Brown Newcastle Science Building

Hawkins\Brown wins planning for £58m Newcastle Uni science building

3-Jul-2015 | By

Hawkins\Brown has won planning for a new £58 million Urban Sciences building at Newcastle University

Spinners garden new house by PAD Studio

PAD Studio completes £550,000 New Forest house

2-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Hampshire-based PAD Studio has completed this two-storey home set within a woodland garden

RCKa London College of Fashion

RCKa to create ‘rooftop folly’ for London College of Fashion

2-Jul-2015 | By

RCKa has won a contest for a new roof garden at the London College of Fashion

Winner: Isabel Garriga and Clara Garriga

Garriga sisters win Royston Spire contest

2-Jul-2015 | By

Isabel Garriga and Clara Garriga of Holmes Miller Architects have won the Glasgow Institute of Architects’ competition for a £40,000 overhaul of Royston Spire

Video: Construction of RSHP's Jean Prouvé demountable house Video

2-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) has modernised the iconic design for the ‘6 metre x 6 metre’ demountable house for use as a holiday home

Herzog & de Meuron’s Triangle Tower scheme in Paris

Paris u-turns on Herzog & de Meuron 'triangle tower'

2-Jul-2015 | By

Herzog & de Meuron’s £430 million ‘triangle tower’ has been approved by the Council of Paris in a surprise u-turn

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Whitworth named Museum of the Year

2-Jul-2015 | By

MUMA’s £15 million revamp of the Whitworth Gallery in Manchester has been named Museum of the Year

Assemble

Assemble to ‘inject joy’ into Seven Sisters station

2-Jul-2015 | By

Assemble has been appointed to work on a new public art piece at Seven Sisters as part of TfL’s Art on the Underground programme

Heneghan Peng\'s competition-winning Grand Egyptian Museum in Giza, Egypt

In pictures: Heneghan Peng completes Giza Museum shell

1-Jul-2015 | By

Heneghan Peng has completed the concrete shell on its competition-winning Grand Egyptian Museum project which is now due to complete in 2018

Video: Howard Davies on the Airports Commission's final report Video

1-Jul-2015 | By

In this video Howard Davies discusses the Airports Commission’s decision to reccomend a third runway at Heathrow to increase the UK’s aviation capacity

Levitt Bernstein’s design to convert the main 1950s Granada Studio building into a 200-bedroom hotel

Plans submitted for Granada Studios redevelopment schemes

1-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Three detailed planning permissions within the masterplan area for the former Granada Studios in Manchester have been submitted – with a fourth set to follow within weeks

Winner: Art in the City by Moreau Kusunoki Architectes

Helsinki poll casts doubts over Guggenheim approval

1-Jul-2015 | By

Only half a dozen City of Helsinki councillors have confirmed they will support the high-profile Guggenheim museum project

Interact

Video: Construction of RSHP's Jean Prouvé demountable house Video

2-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) has modernised the iconic design for the ‘6 metre x 6 metre’ demountable house for use as a holiday home

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Jonathan Porritt

Porritt: 'architects are failing to tackle climate change'

2-Jul-2015 | By

Architects are failing to live up to their professional responsibility to tackle climate change, leading environmentalist Jonathan Porritt has said

Green Deal

Poor design puts occupants at risk of overheating

1-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Nine out of 10 hospitals and a fifth of homes suffer from design that puts occupants at risk of overheating, according to Lord Krebs, a member of the government’s climate change watchdog committee

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