The four finalists in the ideas competition to redesign the public realm surrounding London’s Royal Academy of Arts (RA) will present their ideas to a public audience and an expert panel this Friday (19 September)
Adam Richards, Barbara Weiss and Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios also triumphed in this year’s AJ Retrofit Awards
Pilbrow & Partners has revealed new images of a mixed-use tower scheme it has designed for a 0.32ha site on east London’s Isle of Dogs.
Why Allford Hall Monaghan Morris’ University of Amsterdam was chosen as the winner of the 2014 AJ Retrofit Awards
AJ100 practice Scott Brownrigg has been commissioned to carry out detailed design work for the Wales International Convention Centre at the Celtic Manor resort near Newport
An installation by designer Cecil Balmond has opened in London’s Spitalfields Market after returning from a tour of the USA, Japan and Italy
The Greater London Authority’s (GLA) has chosen teams led by Assael Architecture and John Thompson & Partners to deliver hundreds of fast-track, privately rented homes in east London
Developers are reviewing plans for KPF’s 288m-tall Helter Skelter skyscraper and a new design could be submitted before the end of the year
Ministers have floated proposals to allow local planning authorities across England to adopt the minimum housing-space standards that already apply in London
Competing proposals for Tampere’s new transport interchange by four architects including London-based AZPML have been revealed
Rogers Stirk Harbour and Partners (RSHP) has paid tribute to Amo Kalsi, a long-standing director at the practice who played an influential role in Lloyd’s of London, the Millennium Dome and Heathrow Terminal 5.
Architecture graduate Arthur Kay has scooped the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge for his start-up company Bio Bean
Scott Batty Architect has been granted planning permission for a £450,000 house in Storrington, West Sussex
The Mayor of London’s aviation advisor Daniel Moylan has been appointed by Boris Johnson to oversee the second Crossrail scheme in London.
Emerging practice Sandy Rendel Architects has secured planning consent for a mixed-use scheme in Peckham, south London
Legalese: Mark Klimt writes on liability for architects’ certificates
Ian Martin helps to shape a nation
What the referendum shows is that we are waking up to the fact that Britain isn’t working, says Rory Olcayto
Politics are not necessarily architectural, writes Paul Finch