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ZSTa

New practices: ZSTa

15-Dec-2014

The latest in a series of practice profiles looking at architects who have recently decided to go it alone

Luker House by Jamie Fobert Architects

Call for entries: RIBA Awards 2015

15-Dec-2014

The RIBA has called for entries for its annual awards programme

Richard Deacon among the ceramic blocks used for the facade at One Eagle Place.

Art and architecture: Richard Deacon on working with Eric Parry

14-Dec-2014

Artist Richard Deacon writes about his collaborations with architect Eric Parry, including a design for the Millennium Bridge and the colourful ceramic facade on London’s Piccadilly

The International Quarter (TIQ), a new £1.3 billion commercial district in Stratford City, London E20.

Revealed: top talents named on Olympicopolis shortlist

12-Dec-2014

Six teams featuring a raft of exciting names including David Chipperfield, Asif Khan, O’Donnell and Tuomey and 6a Architects have been shortlisted for the new Olympicopolis cultural and education quarter

Bishopsgate Goodsyard

Farrell's Bishopsgate could be derailed by major new station

12-Dec-2014

Terry Farrell’s contentious proposals for Bishopsgate Goodsyard could be sent back to the drawing board after plans emerged for a major new station on the east London site

3XN's competition-winning scheme to redevelop the Olympics headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland

3XN reveals contest-winning Olympic HQ scheme

12-Dec-2014

Denmark’s 3XN has revealed the first images of its competition-winning scheme to redevelop the Olympics headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland

Newburgh, Aberdeenshire, Scotland (2012). Photo: Marc Wilson

Exhibition: The ruins of WWII coastline defences

12-Dec-2014

Photographs focusing on the built remnants of World War II structures on the coastlines of Northern Europe have gone on display at London’s Anise Gallery

Falconer Chester Hall's competition-winning mixed-use scheme in Putrajaya, Malaysia

Falconer Chester Hall opens Kuala Lumpur office

12-Dec-2014

AJ100 firm Falconer Chester Hall (FCH) has launched a new office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Anger at plans to ban ‘mega basements’ in South Kensington

11-Dec-2014

Guidelines setting limits on size of subterranean rooms a ‘dangerous precedent’

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London is 'crowded and business-like', says Berlin architect

11-Dec-2014

Architects today debated David Chipperfield’s claim that ‘homogeneous commercialism’ has had a negative impact on building in London.

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Robert Adam unveils Reading towers scheme

11-Dec-2014

Developer Lochailort Investments has begun consulting on this three-tower housing scheme on the edge of Reading town centre designed by classicists ADAM Architecture

Birds Nest Puzzle Close Up by Mario Bejagan Cardenas

Revealed: Finalists in Art of Building photo competition

11-Dec-2014

The 15 shortlisted entries in this year’s Art of Building photography competition have been revealed

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Glasgow School of Art to take over city's McLellan Galleries

11-Dec-2014

The Glasgow School of Art (GSA) is to takeover the city’s McLellan Galleries as part of plans to integrate the B-listed, 19th century building into its existing Garnethill campus

Assael's Pontoon Dock

Assael doubles profits after ‘best year ever'

11-Dec-2014

Architect Assael has seen its profit more than double from £434,959 in 2013 to £921,861 this year

Bell Phillips Skinners School

Bell Phillips bags go-ahead for £3.75m school extension

11-Dec-2014

Bell Phillips Architects has won planning permission for an extension to a Victorian secondary school in Kent

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Stitch wins contest to regenerate Walthamstow estate

10-Dec-2014

Emerging housing specialists Stitch Architects has won the competition to overhaul the Marlowe Road Estate, in Walthamstow, east London

Adidas' World of Sports Campus in Herzogenaurch, Germany. Image by Nico Hofmann

Adidas seeks masterplanner for global headquarters

10-Dec-2014

Adidas Group has launched a two-stage ideas contest to masterplan the open spaces on its World of Sports Campus in Herzogenaurch, Germany

Phipp Street [phase 1], Hoxton, London by Amin Taha Architects (2014)

Amin Taha completes first phase of Hoxton overhaul

10-Dec-2014

Amin Taha Architects has completed the £200,000 first phase of its overhaul of a 19th Century brick building in Hoxton, east London

Final desings: David Chipperfield Architects' designs for Elizabeth House - York Road

Lambeth approves Chipperfield’s Elizabeth House scheme ... again

10-Dec-2014

David Chipperfield Architects’ controversial plans to replace the Elizabeth House office block near London’s Waterloo Station with a 29-storey tower have been approved by Lambeth Council for a second time

Angel Gardens, Moda Living (NOMA) by Fuse and Haus collective

Plans revealed for another Manchester resi-tower

10-Dec-2014

Plans for a new 36-storey tower providing private sector rented housing (PRS) in Manchester have been revealed by Fuse Studios and HAUS Collective

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'Forth' time lucky for UNESCO World Heritage Site bid?

6-Mar-2014 | Updated: 7-Mar-2014

Those behind the bid to bag UNESCO World Heritage Site status for the Forth Bridge appear to be supremely confident in the structure’s cultural merits

David Adjaye, of Adjaye Associates

Adjaye's burrower renovations

26-Feb-2014

David Adjaye is set to revamp the Hackney house which once belonged to ‘Mole Man’

Julie Leonard Crossrail Bond Street Station

Crossrail’s picture rail

26-Feb-2014

Crossrail has employed artist Julie Leonard to document the infrastructure project’s construction

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Fox Hill back in motion

26-Feb-2014

Almost a decade since Dutch firm Mecanoo started its first project in the UK at Fox Hill in Sheffield, the stalled scheme looks set to start again on site

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End of the road for RIBANet

26-Feb-2014

This Friday (28 February) marks the end of the road for RIBANet, when the self-help, closed-door internet forum for members is officially shut down

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Viollet-le-Duc's birthday honoured with Google Doodle

27-Jan-2014

Google celebrated the 200th anniversary of Eugène Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc’s birthday today (27 Janaury) with a gothic revival adaptation of their logo

Garden Bridge

Lords brand Heatherwick's garden bridge 'BoJo vanity project'

10-Jan-2014

The government’s pledge to stump up £30m towards the cost of Thomas Heatherwick’s proposed Garden Bridge across the Thames has, it seems, not been well received in the other ‘House’.

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Bang on the money: Populous' Sochi Olympic stadium appears on 100 rouble note

1-Nov-2013

The Bank of Russia has unveiled a commemorative 100 rouble note that features Populous’ 2014 Winter Olympic main stadium

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Who’s got the BIGest…

31-Oct-2013

In his latest review for the Observer Rowan Moore draws attention to the amusing name one of the world’s most well-known young architects has chosen for his website

Park Hill

Profession backs Park Hill to win 2013 Stirling Prize

26-Sep-2013

A third of AJ reader’s want Hawkins\Brown’s Brutalist housing project to win the Stirling Prize

Richard Rogers' AA report

Rogers the no-hoper

25-Jul-2013

Among the artefacts at the Royal Academy’s exhibition focusing on the work of Richard Rogers is the starchitect’s scathing 1958 school report from the Architectural Association

Hodder Grange over Sands

Council belly-flop

23-Jun-2013

Miserable news from the North West. Hodder Associates’ award-winning Berners Pool in Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, will finally be demolished this year

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