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London

Covering news, projects and practices from London

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Marc Benjamin Drewes – Celebration of death

Bompas & Parr name winner of modern mausoleum contest

London-based industrial designer Sebastian Bergne has been announced as the winner of the competition to design a contemporary mausoleum

PRP's Chobham Manor housing - second phase [December 2014]

Approval for second phase of Olympic legacy housing

PRP and Make have bagged ‘unanimous approval’ for the 207-home second phase of the new Chobham Manor neighbourhood on London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

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

Revealed: top talents named on Olympicopolis shortlist

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

Museum of London

McAslan behind plans to move Museum of London to Smithfield

John McAslan + Partners is understood to be working on new options for the historical Smithfield Market in London - including a potential move to the site by the Museum of London

Lyndon Goode

New practices: Lyndon Goode Architects

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

Buildings

Elder Street

AHMM's Shoreditch Estate scheme goes in for planning

A team led by AHMM has submitted proposals to revamp and extend a cluster of buildings in London’s booming Shoreditch area

Bennetts Associates' revamp of the Hampstead Theatre Foyer [summer 2014]

Bennetts revisits Hampstead Theatre for foyer makeover

Bennetts Associates has released new photographs of the revamp of its 11-year-old Hampstead Theatre in north-west London

Water Gardens proposal by Fletcher Crane (crop)

Fletcher Crane submits plans for home beneath 60s tower

Emerging practice Fletcher Crane Architects has submitted plans for a £400,000, three-bedroom home beneath a 17-storey tower block in Westminster, west London

Stanton Williams's Hampstead home

Director's Cut: Stanton Williams' home for a film director

A Stanton Williams-designed home in Hampstead for a film director and an interior designer cuts a dramatic dash, writes Ellis Woodman

Crop - studio stitch marlow

Stitch wins contest to regenerate Walthamstow estate

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

Lyndon Goode

New practices: Lyndon Goode Architects

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

Creative SPARC Architects

New practices: Creative SPARC Architects

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

OS31

New practices: OS31

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

Vesta Architecture

New practices: Vesta Architecture

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

Holland Harvey

New practices: Holland Harvey Architects

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

The Shed by Haworth Tompkins

Revealed: Winners of RIBA London Regional Awards

A whopping 33 projects in the capital have won RIBA London Regional Awards

Hawkins\Brown's Oily Cart

Hawkins\Brown completes 'playful' children's theatre

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] Hawkins\Brown has completed this £350,000 children’s theatre in an annexe of a Victorian Grade II-listed primary school in Tooting, London

ODonnell Tuomey LSE

LSE by O'Donnell + Tuomey

At the LSE, O’Donnell + Tuomey has created imaginative, inviting and memorable architecture on an impossible site, writes Joseph Rykwert. Photography by Dennis Gilbert

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Community framework: JW3 by Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

With some exquisite finishes, the frame of Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands’ JW3 is elegant as well as tough, writes Felix Mara. Photography by Hufton + Crow

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The Tree House by 6a architects

5 houses by 5 practices: The Tree House by 6a architects

Students

Hawkins Brown Bartlett Hampstead Road

Bartlett opens temporary studio space

[FIRST LOOK] Hawkins\Brown’s temporary studio space for the Bartlett School of Architecture has opened its doors

Video: First look inside Heneghan Peng's Greenwich School of Architecture

Work is nearing completion on Heneghan Peng’s new School of Architecture building for the University of Greenwich

Heneghan Peng's University of Greenwich School of Architecture

Heneghan Peng's Greenwich School of Architecture nears completion

Heneghan Peng’s long-awaited new School of Architecture building for the University of Greenwich is nearing completion

Architectural education

New campus-less architecture school promises to slash fees

Plans for a new school of architecture with a mantra to provide ‘lower cost, better value architectural education’ have been unveiled

Mel Dodd

Mel Dodd to head Central St Martins' new postgrad architecture course

Mel Dodd of muf_aus has been appointed as programme leader for a new architecture course at Central St Martins

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