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Can Lis by Jorn Utzon. Photo: Anthony Coleman

Mary Duggan visits Utzon's Majorcan summer house

Last days of summer: Mary Duggan immerses herself in Jørn Utzon’s legendary Can Lis summer home in Majorca and looks at the effects a house can have on lifestyle

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

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

Wolfson Garden Cities: Barton WIllmore

Wolfson Prize Garden Cities: Barton Willmore calls for 40 new towns

Barton Willmore has called for an ambitious plan to build 40 new towns and up to two million new homes across England and Wales in its final submission to the 2014 Wolfson Economics Prize

PRP Chobham Manor

PRP sees revenue and profit jump

PRP Architects’ profits haved jumped by 18 per cent to £5.1million from £4.3million on the back of an increasing workload.

Hayam Sun Temple by Josh Haywood. Image: Josh Haywood.

British architects head to Nevada desert for Burning Man festival

British architects have built a series of temporary installations at the annual Burning Man festival in Nevada, with inspirations as diverse as Islamic patterning, fractal geometry and the pyramids

ARB

ARB's legal fees balloon again

The amount the Architects Registration Board (ARB) spends on legal fees each year has mushroomed again - increasing from £853,648 to a huge £938,557 

Moxon Architects

Moxon wins planning for Aberdeenshire house

[FIRST LOOK + PROJECT DATA] Moxon Architects has won planning for a 188m² house in Aberdeenshire

Foster

Work starts on Foster's New York tower

Work has begun on this 19-storey tower in New York by Foster + Partners

Sun Met Life stadium

HOK eyeing up Middle East and Asia after returning to sports architecture

Global giant HOK has said it is on the hunt for sports projects in the Middle East and Asia after snapping up US sport specialist 360 Architecture last week

Qatar World Cup 2022 Al Wakrah Stadium model 1

US critic apologises after Zaha sues over Qatar deaths article

American architecture critic who wrote allegedly defamatory article issues statement voicing regret over an ‘error’

Estuary airport

Mayor says Thames Airport would 'support more jobs'

The Mayor of London Boris Johnson has claimed that a new Estuary Airport would support a third more jobs than Heathrow and more than five times as many jobs as an expanded Gatwick

Notre Dame college Liverpool

Sheppard Robson unveils Notre Dame College in Liverpool

Sheppard Robson has revealed innovative new design solution for the 950-pupil Notre Dame Catholic College in Everton, Liverpool

Lina Bo Bardi

Second Lina Bo Bardi fellowship awarded

Laura Smith has been chosen as the second recipient of the Lina Bo Bardi fellowship

Reiach and Hall Maggies

Revealed: First snap of Reiach and Hall's Maggie's centre

Reiach and Hall’s newly completed £1.8million Maggie’s Cancer care centre in Airdrie, Lanarkshire will officially open next month

Jeffry’s House

Architect and artist duo reveals thatched folly

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] A competition-winning thatched folly has been installed at the Ards Forest Park in Donegal, Ireland

Housing starts in the UK rose in June

Government launches housing zone prospectus

The Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has invited councils in England to team up with developers to establish new ‘housing zones’ outside London.

Hampstead Heath

Attacks on the green belt are sinister in their implications

27-Aug-2014

Never forget that it was only the prompt action of concerned citizens that saved Hampstead Heath from spec housing, writes Paul Finch

ianmartin

Old school new towns

15-Aug-2014

Ian Martin knocks up a 21st century new town

A lesson from history - the untold Eden project scandal

15-Aug-2014

Paul Finch reads a riveting account of how a Cornish David beat the Establishment Goliath

rory

Embrace failure like David Adjaye

14-Aug-2014

Ever failed? No matter. Try again. Fail better, says Rory Olcayto

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