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Video: Building Jeffry's House Video

26-Aug-2014 | By

See a time-lapse video of the construction of the competition-winning thatched folly at the Ards Forest Park in Donegal, Ireland

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

25-Aug-2014 | By

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

Video: Paul Stallan on what’s next for Glasgow Video

14-Aug-2014 | By

Stallan-Brand director Paul Stallan talks about designing the 2014 Commonwealth Games Village and Glasgow’s history of demolition and revival

Work to start on Baca's £7m ‘scientific’ Passivhaus rural home Video

12-Aug-2014 | By

London-based Baca Architects is set to start on with its proposed an ‘Arts and Technology’ Passivhaus outside Nottingham


TDO unveils Peckham car park pavilion Video

14-Jul-2014 | By

TDO Architecture has completed a temporary pavilion at Frank’s Cafe on the rooftop of a car park in Peckham, London

Mount Pleasant opposition reveals video of alternative scheme Video

8-Jul-2014 | By

Campaigners mooting alternative plans for the Royal Mail site have released this video of their proposals


Serpentine Pavilion: construction timelapse

25-Jun-2014 | By

Watch a video of the Chilean architect Smiljan Radic’s Serpentine Pavilion being constructed

Video: Shigeru Ban picks up the Pritzker Video

13-Jun-2014 | By

Watch the Pritzker Prize ceremony from Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum, where Shigeru Ban received the prestigious accolade on Friday

DSDHA draws up plans to transform Tottenham Court Road Video

5-Jun-2014 | By

Camden Council has unveiled a £26million scheme by DSDHA to transform London’s Tottenham Court Road

Bartlett creates animation of London's evolution Video

27-May-2014 | By

The Bartlett Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis has created a digital animation that maps the development of London


TateHindle completes City refurb

29-Aug-2014 | By

TateHindle has unwrapped this renovation of a seven storey office block in the City of London

Studio Myerscough Swing It

Studio Myerscough reveals Swing it! installation

29-Aug-2014 | By

Studio Myerscough has installed a series of swings at the grade II*-listed Orangery in Wakefield, West Yorkshire

RMJM\'s competition-winning tower scheme in Doumen, China

RMJM wins ‘fish-shaped’ tower project in China

29-Aug-2014 | By

RMJM has won an international design competition for a new skyscraper in China, shaped like a fish

Invisible Studio\'s competition-winning design for a new ‘mess’ facility for workers at the National Arboretum in Westonbirt

Double victory for Invisible Studio in West of England

29-Aug-2014 | By

Invisible Studio has won two major design contests in the West of England

scottish parliament image by Keith Hunter  Arcaid

Scottish architects join other business leaders to declare yes vote

29-Aug-2014 | By

More than 200 business leaders, including a number of Scottish Architects, have signed a letter declaring they will vote yes in the Scottish referendum next month

Andy MacMillan with Isi Metzstein at Gillespie Kidd and Coia

Ellis Woodman on the legacy of Andy MacMillan

28-Aug-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

AJ critic-at-large Ellis Woodman assesses the legacy of Andy MacMillan, a driving force at post-war legends Gillespie Kidd & Coia

Philip Dowson

Obituary: Philip Dowson (1924 – 2014) Video

28-Aug-2014 | By

A founding partner of Arup Associates, Philip Dowson, has died, aged 90

PRP Chobham Manor

PRP sees revenue and profit jump

28-Aug-2014 | By Tim Clark

PRP Architects’ profits haved jumped by 18 per cent to £5.1million from £4.3million on the back of an increasing workload.

Yasmeen Lari at her headquarters in Moak Sharif village where they also experiment with organic farming. Image: Al Jazeera

Rebel Architect #2: Yasmeen Lari and traditional architecture Video

28-Aug-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

The second in a series on radical architects shows how a return to traditional building techniques has helped those affected by natural disasters in Pakistan

Wolfson Garden Cities: Barton WIllmore

Wolfson Prize Garden Cities: Barton Willmore calls for 40 new towns

28-Aug-2014 | By Tim Clark

Barton Willmore has called for an ambitious plan to build 40 new towns and up to two million new homes across England and Wales in its final submission to the 2014 Wolfson Economics Prize

Can Lis by Jorn Utzon. Photo: Anthony Coleman

Mary Duggan visits Utzon's Majorcan summer house

28-Aug-2014 | By Mary Duggan

Last days of summer: Mary Duggan immerses herself in Jørn Utzon’s legendary Can Lis summer home in Majorca and looks at the effects a house can have on lifestyle


ARB's legal fees balloon again

27-Aug-2014 | By

The amount the Architects Registration Board (ARB) spends on legal fees each year has mushroomed again - increasing from £853,648 to a huge £938,557 

Sun Met Life stadium

HOK eyeing up Middle East and Asia after returning to sports architecture

27-Aug-2014 | By Tim Clark

Global giant HOK has said it is on the hunt for sports projects in the Middle East and Asia after snapping up US sport specialist 360 Architecture last week

Hayam Sun Temple by Josh Haywood. Image: Josh Haywood.

British architects head to Nevada desert for Burning Man festival

27-Aug-2014 | By Rakesh Ramchurn

British architects have built a series of temporary installations at the annual Burning Man festival in Nevada, with inspirations as diverse as Islamic patterning, fractal geometry and the pyramids


Work starts on Foster's New York tower

27-Aug-2014 | By

Work has begun on this 19-storey tower in New York by Foster + Partners

Moxon Architects

Moxon wins planning for Aberdeenshire house

27-Aug-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PROJECT DATA] Moxon Architects has won planning for a 188m² house in Aberdeenshire


vPPR to design Turkish Ceramics installation for 100% Design

26-Aug-2014 | By

London-based vPPR has revealed designs of its ‘Foam Dome’ for 100% Design

1st Thomas Heatherwick

Brit aboard: Heatherwick set to tour US and Far East

26-Aug-2014 | By Sarah Townsend

The international profile of designer Thomas Heatherwick is set to receive a boost in the coming months as he prepares to launch two major touring exhibitions in the US and Asia.

Housing starts in the UK rose in June

Government launches housing zone prospectus

26-Aug-2014 | By Tim Clark

The Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has invited councils in England to team up with developers to establish new ‘housing zones’ outside London.

Notre Dame college Liverpool

Sheppard Robson unveils Notre Dame College in Liverpool

26-Aug-2014 | By Tim Clark

Sheppard Robson has revealed innovative new design solution for the 950-pupil Notre Dame Catholic College in Everton, Liverpool

Jeffry’s House

Architect and artist duo reveals thatched folly

26-Aug-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] A competition-winning thatched folly has been installed at the Ards Forest Park in Donegal, Ireland

Estuary airport

Mayor says Thames Airport would 'support more jobs'

26-Aug-2014 | By Tim Clark

The Mayor of London Boris Johnson has claimed that a new Estuary Airport would support a third more jobs than Heathrow and more than five times as many jobs as an expanded Gatwick

Lina Bo Bardi

Second Lina Bo Bardi fellowship awarded

26-Aug-2014 | By

Laura Smith has been chosen as the second recipient of the Lina Bo Bardi fellowship

Reiach and Hall Maggies

Revealed: First snap of Reiach and Hall's Maggie's centre

26-Aug-2014 | By

Reiach and Hall’s newly completed £1.8million Maggie’s Cancer care centre in Airdrie, Lanarkshire will officially open next month

Qatar World Cup 2022 Al Wakrah Stadium model 1

US critic apologises after Zaha sues over Qatar deaths article

26-Aug-2014 | By

American architecture critic who wrote allegedly defamatory article issues statement voicing regret over an ‘error’

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

25-Aug-2014 | By

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

Witherford Watson Mann Elephant and Castle

Witherford Watson Mann reveals Elephant and Castle revamp

22-Aug-2014 | By

The Stirling Prize-winning practice has revealed plans to redesign the Elephant and Castle roundabout in London

ZAP Architecture Dublin City University

ZAP Architecture reveals Dublin City University entrance scheme

22-Aug-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] London-based ZAP Architecture has revealed images of its completed competition-winning scheme for Dublin City University

Three Pancras Square

Green light for Porphyrios at Kings Cross

22-Aug-2014 | By Sarah Townsend

Plans have been approved for the newest office building at London’s King’s Cross – Porphyrios Associates’ Three Pancras Square

The OnaltiDokuz Residence

Top court orders demolition of luxury Istanbul tower blocks

22-Aug-2014 | By Jim Dunton

The Turkish Council of State has ruled that three luxury Istanbul tower blocks must be demolished after concerns over the impact on the city’s UNESCO World Heritage zone