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LIVE STREAM: The Pritzker Prize ceremony Video

15-May-2015 | By

[FROM 1AM 16 MAY] Watch a live stream of the Pritzker Prize ceremony as it recognises the late Frei Otto

Video: Chipperfield's masterplan for The Royal Academy of Arts Video

15-May-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Watch 3D visualisations of David Chipperfield’s plans to link the Academy’s two central London bases

BBC takes new travelling Listening Studio on the road Video

13-May-2015 | By

The BBC has taken the wraps off a new mobile recording studio designed by London-based JaK Studio

HASSELL and Draisci Studio design sleep-inspired installation Video

12-May-2015 | By

HASSELL and Draisci Studio have designed a new interactive installation for Clerkenwell Design Week 2015

Video: The vision behind George Saumarez Smith's Parthenon mural Video

11-May-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Watch this video of architect George Saumarez Smith painting a mural using Dulux Trade products

What should the next government prioritise for the built environment? Video

7-May-2015 | By

A panel of experts including Alison Brooks, Deyan Sudjic, Simon Jenkins, and Paul Morrell, discuss the key issues any new government should be tackling

Video: the vision behind the UK Pavilion at Milan Expo Video

6-May-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

BDP has released this video documenting the development of the UK Pavilion designed by artist Wolfgang Buttress

Roof Garden, Crossrail Place

Video: building Foster + Partners' Crossrail Place roof garden Video

4-May-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Watch a fascinating timelapse video of the construction of Crossrail Place roof garden at Canary Wharf

Philips reveals the results of innovative ‘Light up the dark’ experiment Video


[SPONSORED FEATURE] Philips has revealed the results of an experiment which used light to transform the lives of the residents of a small community in Uppsala, Sweden

Video: what will the Milan Expo 2015 pavilions look like? Video

28-Apr-2015 | By

In the run up to the start of the 2015 Milan Expo on Friday (1 May), the AJ takes a video journey through the pavilions

Superdensity - Hong Kong

Superdensity driven by 'frenzy of avarice'

22-May-2015 | By Keith Cooper

Leading architects have demanded the end to the unbridled rise of ‘super-dense’ developments in London spurred by a ‘frenzy of avarice’ from investors

First Light Pavilion

New FCBS schemes move forward at Jodrell Bank

22-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

A pair of Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBS) projects at Cheshire’s Jodrell Bank Observatory have taken significant steps forward

#Great Schools round table

Making the case for #greatschools

21-May-2015 | By

An opportunity exists for an architect-led lobbying effort to promote good design, delivered at low cost, an expert roundtable concluded

Hall McKnight\'s \'yellow pavilion\'

Hall McKnight reveals pavilion for London Festival of Architecture

21-May-2015 | By

Hall Mcknight has revealed plans for a pop-up pavilion to showcase Irish design at next month’s London Festival of Architecture

31/44\'s proposal for Redchurch Street

31/44 wins go-ahead for £1.8m Shoreditch refurb

21-May-2015 | By

London-based 31/44 has won planning for the £1.8 million transformation of a of a building in Shoreditch, East London

The Chapel by a21studio

Last chance to enter: World Architecture Festival Awards 2015

21-May-2015 | By

Architects have until tomorrow (22 May) to submit schemes for this year’s World Architecture Festival (WAF) awards

Lambeth Town Hall model

Cartwright Pickard lodges large-scale Brixton plans

21-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

Proposals for a multi-building redevelopment of Brixton’s civic quarter, designed by Cartwright Pickard Architects, have been submitted for planning

Scotland studio

Keppie film studio scheme goes in for planning

21-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

Proposals for a £135 million studio complex and visitor attraction on the outskirts of Edinburgh by Keppie Design,have been submitted for in-principle planning approval.

Studio Octopi\'s Thames Baths near City Hall

Studio Octopi exceeds Thames Baths' crowdfunding target

21-May-2015 | By

Studio Octopi has exceeded its £125,000 crowdfunding target for its proposed Thames Baths floating lido

Ruairidh C Moir of BARD

New practice: BARD


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

Glaze by Cousins & Cousins

Ben Cousins: 'It's been a challenge to make it look elegant'

20-May-2015 | By James McLachlan

Cousins & Cousins founder Ben Cousins speaks to the AJ about the practice’s glazed pavilion for Clerkenwell Design Week

Burrell Collection

HLF agrees £15m towards Burrell Collection refurb

20-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has handed £15million towards the proposed revamp of Glasgow’s cultural showpiece - Barry Gasson Architects’ Burrell Collection

Charlie Palmer

Sheffield student bags Foster travelling fund

20-May-2015 | By

Sheffield School of Architecture student Charles Palmer has been handed the 2015 RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship

Allies and Morrison\'s Olympicopolis proposals - contest win (May 2015)

Revealed: winner in Olympicopolis competition

20-May-2015 | By

A team led by Allies and Morrison, with O’Donnell & Tuomey and AJ’s 2013 Emerging Woman Architect of the Year Olga Felip’s studio, has been chosen to design the new Olympicopolis

Wright & Wright\'s Geffrye Museum proposals

Geffrye revamp gets funding green-light

20-May-2015 | By

The Heritage Lottery Fund has handed the Geffyre Museum £11 million, meaning Wright & Wright’s proposed revamp can now go-ahead


In pictures: what to see at Clerkenwell Design Week 2015

19-May-2015 | By

The AJ picks out the architectural highlights of the three-day-long creative festival


Fraenkel and Parnaby keep grip on ARB board

19-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

Beatrice Fraenkel and Richard Parnaby have been re-elected unopposed to their positions at the helm of the Architects Registration Board (ARB).

Architecture Students

Hoare Lea and AJ launch £2k student bursary

19-May-2015 | By

Get support for your ideas with the AJ Hoare Lea Part 2 research bursary

FAT and Grayson Perry\'s House for Essex

Holland on Julie's house: 'It is the ultimate decorated shed'

19-May-2015 | By

FAT’s final project – a collaboration with artist Grayson Perry for Living Architecture – has finally completed

Paul Morrell, chief construction adviser

Paul Morrell warns RIBA could become 'irrelevant'

18-May-2015 | By Denise Chevin

Paul Morrell, the former government chief construction adviser, has warned that professional bodies in the sector are in danger of becoming ‘irrelevant within five to 10 years’

Senate House Masterplan

BDP bags masterplan to ‘revitalise’ Holden’s Senate House

18-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

The University of London has hired BDP to create a blueprint to revitalise its estate, centred around its landmark Senate House building in the capital’s Bloomsbury district


RIBA launches call for President's Awards entries

18-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

The RIBA has opened a three-week window for submissions to its 2015 President’s Awards for Research, designed to recognise academic and professional achievement across the industry

Haringey Brick House

Satish Jassal completes 51m² house in Haringey

18-May-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Satish Jassal Architects has completed this small brick house in Haringey, North London

Duggan Morris Architects\' Wildernesse scheme [model]

Duggan Morris wins go-ahead for 'new concept for retirement living'

18-May-2015 | By

Duggan Morris Architects has scooped permission for this ground-breaking retirement development in the grounds of a grade II-listed house in Sevenoaks, Kent

Soane Museum

John Soane’s private apartments and model room open to the public

18-May-2015 | By

The John Soane Museum in London has opened the architect’s private apartments and model room to the public for the first time in more than 160 years

Ellis Woodman - February 2015

AF seeks entries for 'best new talent' book

18-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

The Architecture Foundation (AF) is on the hunt for the next wave of emerging architectural talent for the third volume of its New Architects book series

LIVE STREAM: The Pritzker Prize ceremony Video

15-May-2015 | By

[FROM 1AM 16 MAY] Watch a live stream of the Pritzker Prize ceremony as it recognises the late Frei Otto

Hall McKnight\'s Kings College scheme on the Strand [resolution to approve April 2015]

DCLG places Strand plans on hold

15-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

Controversial proposals by Hall McKnight to redevelop King’s College London’s Strand campus have been put on hold while ministers probe the scheme, it has emerged

ONS reports first-quarter drop in construction output

15-May-2015 | By Jim Dunton

The value of work in the UK construction industry fell by 1.1 per cent in the first quarter of 2015 compared with the last three months of 2014, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has said

AJ120 Building of the Year

Readers poll: What is your Building of the Year? Video

15-May-2015 | By

Tell us which scheme you think should win the coveted AJ120 Building of the Year trophy