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Neon creates ‘House of Mirrors’ on Australian beach Video

17-Nov-2014 | By

[VIDEO] Emerging, London-based practice Neon has revealed this competition-winning structure on a beach in Australia

Cullinan completes Hampstead house extension Video

5-Nov-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] Cullinan Studios has completed this glazed extension to a gradeII-listed house in Hampstead

Milan Expo site begins to take shape Video

3-Nov-2014 | By

[VIDEO] A film has been released showing the construction of the 2015 Milan Expo which will include a £6million UK pavilion designed by artist Wolfgang Buttress and BDP

AHR wins go-ahead for first phase of Kazakhstan 2017 Expo Village Video

30-Oct-2014 | By

Newly-formed AHR has won planning for the first phase of Green Block, the 2017 Expo Village project in Astana, Kazakhstan

LSE by O’Donnell + Tuomey Video

9-Oct-2014 | By

Stirling Prize video: The AJ and the Concrete Centre present a video study of O’Donnell + Tuomey Architects’ Stirling Prize-shortlisted Saw Swee Hock Student Centre

Stirling Prize video: Aquatic Centre by Zaha Hadid Video

6-Oct-2014 | By

The AJ and the Concrete Centre present a video study of Zaha Hadid’s Stirling Prize-shortlisted Aquatic Centre


Video: Wilkinson Eyre's Oxford Maggie's Centre Video

6-Oct-2014 | By

Watch the construction of Wilkinson Eyre’s Maggie’s Centre in Oxford which opened last month

Alex Chinneck Covent Garden

Artist completes 'hovering' Covent Garden market Video

3-Oct-2014 | By

London-based artist Alex Chinneck has completed this installation in Covent Garden, which gives the impression the 184-year-old market hall has floated into the air

Alex Chinneck melting house

Artist creates 'melting' house Video

30-Sep-2014 | By

Artist Alex Chinneck has created a house from wax which will gradually melt

Heatherwick's Bombay Sapphire distillery set to open doors Video

18-Sep-2014 | By

Video: Thomas Heatherwick discusses his recently completed Bombay Sapphire distillery ahead of its public opening next month

Carmelite Riverside

Fletcher Priest completes Carmelite Riverside revamp

24-Nov-2014 | By

Work has completed on Fletcher Priest Architects’ refurbishment of Carmelite Riverside at 50 Victoria Embankment in London

Tower Bridge walkways

Beer bottle smashes Tower Bridge's glass walkway

24-Nov-2014 | By Tim Clark

A member of staff at Tower Bridge’s new high-level, transparent walkway managed to shatter a pane of glass on the attraction after dropping a bottle of beer

10 Design\'s Zhuhai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. Photography by Kerun Ip

Zhuhai conference centre completes

24-Nov-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PROJECT DATA] The 362,000m² Zhuhai International Convention and Exhibition Centre in southern China has completed

V&A Exhibition Road

V&A on course to reach £49m extension funding target

24-Nov-2014 | By Tim Clark

The V&A is on target to raise total needed for the Exhibition Road extension project designed by AL_A after fundraising passed the £40million mark

Garden City plan as proposed by Urbed

Rogers renews attack on garden city plans

24-Nov-2014 | By Tim Clark

Richard Rogers has renewed his attack on plans to build new garden cities across England, calling the proposals a ‘return to the mistakes of the past’.

Paul Katz

KPF president Paul Katz dies

24-Nov-2014 | By

KPF president and managing principal Paul Katz has died aged 57 following a short battle with cancer

1 Finsbury Avenue by Arup Associates

Battle of Broadgate set to re-ignite

24-Nov-2014 | By

The Twentieth Century Society (C20 Society) has fired the first major broadside in the second battle to list parts of London’s 1980s Broadgate office campus

Winner: James Hand and Nik Klahre

Winner named in contest to transform Glasgow winter gardens

24-Nov-2014 | By

James Hand and Nik Klahre have won the ideas contest to regenerate the category A-listed Springburn Winter Gardens in Glasgow

Goodsyard 1

Buckley Gray Yeoman joins Bishopsgate scheme

24-Nov-2014 | By , Tim Clark

Buckley Gray Yeoman has seen off the likes of Make and Pringle Brandon Drew to land a key project on the contentious Bishopsgate Goods Yard scheme

Glengall Bridge tower (Millwall Inner Dock) in London\'s Docklands by O\'Mahony Pike Architects and Metropolitan Workshop

New plans emerge for 45-storey Docklands tower

21-Nov-2014 | By

New concept proposals for a tower-led housing scheme at Glengall Bridge south of Canary Wharf have emerged

Bridgewater Tower wind mitigation proposals (Chetwoods/TP Bennett/Buro Happold)

Chetwood's proposed ‘fix’ for Bridgewater Place wind danger approved

21-Nov-2014 | By

Chetwood Architects has won permission to install baffles and canopies to solve ongoing problems with dangerous winds at the base of the troubled Bridgewater Place Tower in Leeds

McDowell Benedetti

McDowell+Benedetti gets go-ahead for Surrey school

21-Nov-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PROJECT DATA] McDowell+Benedetti has been given the green light for the redevelopment of a school in Surrey designed by John Vanbrugh

David Chipperfield’s ‘City of Culture’ museum complex in Ansaldo, Milan. Photo © Oskar Da Riz

Chipperfield’s Milan art museum nears completion

21-Nov-2014 | By

David Chipperfield’s ‘City of Culture’ museum complex in Ansaldo, Milan is nearing completion


Architects' confidence surging, says poll

21-Nov-2014 | By Jim Dunton

Architects’ optimism over their work pipelines increased significantly between September and the end of last month, according to a RIBA survey

ABP/Royal Docks - November 2014 - designed by Farrells

Probe launched into deal behind Farrells’ Royal Docks business park

20-Nov-2014 | By

The London Assembly has launched an investigation into a £1 billion deal for a business park in the Royal Docks masterplanned and designed by Terry Farrell


Construction of Bystrup’s next-generation pylons set to start

20-Nov-2014 | By Jim Dunton

National Grid is to construct a test-run of the next-generation T-Pylons for use across the British countryside over the coming months, it has announced.

Supreme Award  Winner: Seona Reid Building, Glasgow School of Art by Steven Holl Architects with JM Architects

Holl and JM Architects' GSA scheme wins top Glasgow award

20-Nov-2014 | By

The new Reid building by Steven Holl Architects and JM Architects has been handed the Glasgow Institute of Architects’ (GIA) Supreme Award for 2014

Glenigan: Construction starts to rise 7.3% in 2015

20-Nov-2014 | By Jim Dunton

Building industry analyst Glenigan has forecast a 7.3 per cent increase in the number of construction starts for the coming year - a boom driven by a burgeoning commercial sector


Re-Format wins planning for ‘contemporary’ Surrey home

20-Nov-2014 | By

Hampshire-based Re-Format has won planning for this £1.5million house near Farnham, Surrey

Kyle Henderson

Architects auction artworks for Maggie’s

20-Nov-2014 | By

Architects including Ted Cullinan, Piers Gough, Alison Brooks and Chris Wilkinson have donated artworks for an auction in aid of cancer care charity Maggie’s

RSHP Geneva Airport

Rogers' £227m Geneva airport wins planning

19-Nov-2014 | By

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners’ [RSHP] proposed new £227 million terminal at Geneva airport has been given the green light

Zaha\'s Paddington

Architects join Paddington Trail

19-Nov-2014 | By Jim Dunton

Zaha Hadid and Robin Partington & Partners have designed customised statues for a charity promotion connected with the upcoming Paddington film.

Tour Triangle

Paris rejects Herzog & de Meuron’s 'triangle tower'

19-Nov-2014 | By

Herzog & de Meuron’s £430 million ‘triangle tower’ proposal for Paris has been turned down


Architects found guilty of unprofessional conduct

19-Nov-2014 | By Jim Dunton

The Architects Registration Board (ARB) has found two architects guilty of unprofessional conduct in separate cases involving domestic work

PTE Kings Cross

PTE wins planning for £30m King’s Cross mixed-use scheme

19-Nov-2014 | By

Pollard Thomas Edwards (PTE) has won planning for a £30 million mixed-use, housing-led scheme in London’s King’s Cross

DRDH\'s Stormen library and concert hall in Bodo, Norway

DRDH’s Norwegian library and concert hall opens

19-Nov-2014 | By

DRDH Architects’ competition-winning £126million concert hall and library in Bodø, Norway have been officially opened

Twelve Architects\' competition-winning scheme for a new airport at Rostov on Don in southern Russia

Twelve unveils Rostov on Don airport scheme

18-Nov-2014 | By

Twelve Architects has revealed its competition-winning scheme for a new airport at Rostov on Don in southern Russia

TFP Farrells\' Vattanac Capital Tower in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Farrell completes Cambodia’s tallest tower

18-Nov-2014 | By

TFP Farrells has taken the wraps off this 38-storey banking headquarters in Phnom Penh – Cambodia’s first skyscraper

BIG Smithsonian

BIG reveals plans for Washington’s Smithsonian

18-Nov-2014 | By

Danish practice BIG, the architect behind the proposed new square at Battersea Power Station, has revealed its plans to overhaul Washington’s Smithsonian campus


Broken Cheesegrater bolts: results not expected until New Year

18-Nov-2014 | By

The owners of Roger Stirk Harbour + Partners’ (RSHP) Leadenhall Building have said they would not be able to release results of tests on the broken bolts until 2015