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Norwegian firm Snøhetta has won a competition to design a new cable car in Bolzano, Italy
The AJ and Curtins has launched a new prize for architecture graduates
RCKa has won planning for an affordable housing scheme for micro-housing specialist Pocket Living
Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) has revealed designs for a new sports and science building at Brighton College
Roz Barr Architects has been beaten in a competition to design a Norweigan church – losing out to the same practice in a similar competition in 2012
The government has launched a £20 million fund aimed at putting the UK at the forefront of the driverless vehicle market
High Speed 2 chairman David Higgins has hit back at criticisms regarding his planned use of standardisation as a means to boost efficiency
A £30 million hospital designed by P+HS Architects for private provider Nuffield Health has opened in Cambridge
An investigation has questioned housing associations’ ability to get value for money in providing new affordable homes and indicated they will be increasingly blamed by ministers for low delivery levels
Zaha Hadid has contributed an artwork for a new London sculpture trail, designed to raise money for HOK and PLP’s Francis Crick Institute
Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBS) has been appointed to remodel Brighton’s famous 19th century Dome Corn Exchange and Studio Theatre
Sheppard Robson explain their innovative design for the 950-pupil Notre Dame Catholic College in Everton, Liverpool
A sustainable transport charity has been awarded £170,000 by Transport for London (TfL) to develop plans for a new Thames crossing for cyclists
Grimshaw’s Ship building in Plymouth has been granted listing status just weeks after it was saved from the wrecking ball
Manchester City Council (MCC) is seeking an architect for its new £110 million flexible art space named The Factory
A reimagining of Berlin’s Templehof Airport by a Mack architecture graduate has won this year’s 3DReid Student Prize
Adjaye Associates has revealed designs for a paediatric cancer centre in Kigali, Rwanda.
Award-winning practice vPPR has submitted plans for a new four-bedroom house in the Queens Park conservation area of North London
Architect Mackenzie Wheeler has included a steel screen detailing all the known occupants of a site in east London as part of the refurbishment and expansion of a 19th Century terrace
Government departments will submit details by the autumn of how they will dispose of public sector to allow for the building of 150,000 new homes by 2020.
Richard Rogers may be nearly 82 years old but he’s still up for a game of sport. The architect turned up at Regent’s Park recently when it was the Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners team’s turn to compete against RCKa in the London architectural softball league.
Campaign queen Barbara Weiss – the mastermind behind both Skyline and Women in Architecture – must have been conflicted by news that a female architect was behind London’s newest skyscraper, PLP’s 20 Bishopsgate
Those seeking a novelty dining experience closer to home will be excited to learn that the BT Tower’s revolving restaurant is set to open to the public again for the first time in 35 years. The opening will mark the building’s 50th anniversary.
At the opening of the Serpentine Pavilion the assembled press were treated to the sight of culture minister Ed Vaizey taking to the stage to express his admiration for the project.
The University of Cambridge is on the hunt for a professor of Lego. But architects hoping for a career move that will let them build from the plastic blocks all day long may be disappointed.
The design world once again descended on Sheffield’s Park Hill last weekend when the housing estate played host to a party kicking off the city’s design week.
Last Tuesday saw one of the RIBA’s busiest events when more than 900 people showed up to the launch of Turner Prize-shortlisted Assemble’s Brutalist Playground.
It is safe to say Joanna Lumley’s proposed Garden Bridge across the Thames has split opinion – not least because of the large amounts of money needed for what some regard as a ‘vanity project’.
A top secret scheme for King’s Cross was given a cheeky airing at Mossessian Architecture’s 10 year anniversary celebrations last week.
Film director Wes Anderson, best known for his lavishly eyecatching production design, has turned his hand to interiors, designing a café inside OMA’s recently completed Fondazione Prada in Milan.
Is Thomas Heatherwick about to take a leaf from Zaha Hadid’s book by appointing a chief executive?
Cold weather, wind and rain didn’t stop architects turning out in force for the launch of the London Festival of Architecture last week.