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Notre Dame college Liverpool

Video: Sheppard Robson on its super-flexible, low-cost Notre Dame college Video

23-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Sheppard Robson explain their innovative design for the 950-pupil Notre Dame Catholic College in Everton, Liverpool

McChesney\'s Granary Square benches

McChesney unwraps new granite benches at King's Cross Video

22-Jul-2015 | By

Ian McChesney has completed his competition-winning benches at King’s Cross’ Granary Square

NEON completes ‘shivering’ Finnish hut Video

14-Jul-2015 | By

Emerging east London-based practice NEON has completed this ‘radical reinvention’ of the common Finnish Hut

Video: first new Battersea Power Station chimney unveiled Video

2-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

The first of the four chimneys to be rebuilt at Battersea Power Station is now visible

Video: Construction of RSHP's Jean Prouvé demountable house Video

2-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) has modernised the iconic design for the ‘6 metre x 6 metre’ demountable house for use as a holiday home

Video: Howard Davies on the Airports Commission's final report Video

1-Jul-2015 | By

In this video Howard Davies discusses the Airports Commission’s decision to reccomend a third runway at Heathrow to increase the UK’s aviation capacity

Video: Foster + Partner’s scheme for Cardiff transport interchange Video

29-Jun-2015 | By

This video reveals Foster + Partners competition-winning plans for a ‘breath-taking’ new transport interchange in Cardiff city centre


Video: Marks Barfield Architects' i360 Tower arrives by sea Video

26-Jun-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Construction of Marks Barfield Architects’ i360 Tower has taken a major step forward with the delivery of the first tower cans by barge

Video: Take a tour of Chipperfield's award-winning English country home Video

23-Jun-2015 | By

This video from the Architectural Review shows David Chipperfield Architects’ Fayland House, which was recently named the best new house in the world

From the archive: Angela Brady interviews Charles Correa Video

18-Jun-2015 | By

In this video from 2013, former RIBA president Angela Brady interviews Charles Correa who died this week aged 84

David Chipperfield Architects\' proposed house for artist Tracey Emin

Conservationists object to Chipperfield's plans for Emin

30-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs

An East End conservation group says a proposal by artist Tracey Emin to demolish a locally listed building in Spitalfields would cause ‘substantial harm’ to the conservation area in which it sits.


New figures: number of female architects on the up

30-Jul-2015 | By

The number of women in the profession is on the up, according to the latest figures released by the Architects Registration Board (ARB)

New drainage on Exhibition Road - almost too efficient. Credit: by RBKC

Shared space schemes labelled 'dangerous' in Lords report

30-Jul-2015 | By Tim Clark

A new House of Lords report has called for a moratorium on any new ‘frightening and intimidating’ shared space schemes


Bartlett students create King’s Cross urban garden

30-Jul-2015 | By

Students from the Bartlett School of Architecture have created a new urban garden in the centre of Argent’s King’s Cross redevelopment in London

Sketch of Sheppard Robson\'s proposed Conference and Learning Centre (July 2015)

Sheppard Robson lands latest Science Central job

30-Jul-2015 | By

Growing AJ120 practice Sheppard Robson has become the latest firm to pick up work on Newcastle University’s Science Central campus

Kevin McCloud’s HAB Housing won planning for a five-home development in Oxford designed by John Pardey Architects in March 2015

Permissions for new homes back to 2008 levels

29-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Planning permission for new homes in England has passed the 200,000 mark in the past year – the first time since early 2008

Close up view of the proposed new amphitheatre - part of John McAslan & Partners\' wider redevelopment of the grade II-listed Millbank complex

John McAslan releases new images of Millbank Tower plans

29-Jul-2015 | By

John McAslan & Partners has revealed its plans to convert the grade II-listed Millbank Tower - once London’s tallest building - into 200 flats

RSHP International Spy Museum

RSHP reveals latest designs for International Spy Museum

29-Jul-2015 | By

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) has revealed its latest designs for a new home for the International Spy Museum in Washington

Jonathan Connerney - RIBA AHR Stephen Williams scholarship winner

Belfast student picks up RIBA AHR scholarship

29-Jul-2015 | By

Jonathan Connerney, a student at Queen’s University in Belfast has picked up the 2015 RIBA AHR Stephen Williams Scholarship

Sheppard Robson Interserve

Sheppard Robson reveals new Birmingham office for Interserve

29-Jul-2015 | By

Sheppard Robson has unveiled designs for a new 12,000m2 office building for construction firm Interserve

Lisa Raynes

Revealed: RIBA Council election results

28-Jul-2015 | By

The RIBA has revealed the results of this year’s council elections

Sam Jacob Milton Keynes

Sam Jacob wins planning for menhir in Milton Keynes

28-Jul-2015 | By

Former FAT director Sam Jacob has won the go-ahead to install a 1:1 replica of a standing stone at the top of Milton Keynes’ Midsummer Boulevard

Hoare Lea - Joanne Preston

AJ/Hoare Lea Bursary winner revealed

28-Jul-2015 | By

Bartlett student Joanne Preston has picked up the inaugural Hoare Lea Part 2 student bursary

Tintagel Castle

Tintagel Castle bridge contest attracts big numbers

28-Jul-2015 | By

The two-stage contest to design a £4 million bridge at Tintagel Castle in north Cornwall has received 137 submissions from 27 countries

Reinhold Messner’s 6th and last MMM-Museum designed by Zaha Hadid Architects

Zaha Hadid's mountain-top museum opens

27-Jul-2015 | By

A new museum designed by Zaha Hadid for famous mountaineer Reinhold Messner has opened on the top of the Kronplatz peak, in the South Tyrol, Italy

Snohetta cable car

Snøhetta wins contest for Italian cable car

27-Jul-2015 | By

Norwegian firm Snøhetta has won a competition to design a new cable car in Bolzano, Italy


Enter the AJ/Curtins Inspiring Graduate Prize


The AJ and Curtins has launched a new prize for architecture graduates

RCKa Arklow Road Pocket Homes

RCKa wins planning for Lewisham Pocket homes conversion

27-Jul-2015 | By

RCKa has won planning for an affordable housing scheme for micro-housing specialist Pocket Living

OMA Brighton College

OMA reveals Brighton College scheme

27-Jul-2015 | By

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) has revealed designs for a new sports and science building at Brighton College

Roz Barr Architects\' runner-up scheme for Porsgrunn Church in Norway

So close again for Barr in latest Norwegian church contest

27-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Roz Barr Architects has been beaten in a competition to design a Norweigan church – losing out to the same practice in a similar competition in 2012

Autonomouscar 1956

Government pledges £20m to driverless car studies

27-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs

The government has launched a £20 million fund aimed at putting the UK at the forefront of the driverless vehicle market

HS2 chairman Higgins hits back over design criticism

24-Jul-2015 | By Mark Hansford

High Speed 2 chairman David Higgins has hit back at criticisms regarding his planned use of standardisation as a means to boost efficiency

Nuffield Hospital Cambridge

P+HS showcases new Cambridge hospital

24-Jul-2015 | By Jim Dunton

A £30 million hospital designed by P+HS Architects for private provider Nuffield Health has opened in Cambridge

Housing near rural land green belt

Housing associations feel the heat over delivery levels

24-Jul-2015 | By Jim Dunton

An investigation has questioned housing associations’ ability to get value for money in providing new affordable homes and indicated they will be increasingly blamed by ministers for low delivery levels

Zaha Hadid\'s Helix

Zaha creates sculpture for new London art trail

23-Jul-2015 | By Jim Dunton

Zaha Hadid has contributed an artwork for a new London sculpture trail, designed to raise money for HOK and PLP’s Francis Crick Institute

Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios remodel of Brighton Corn Exchange

FCBS picked for Brighton Dome refurb

23-Jul-2015 | By Tim Clark

 Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBS) has been appointed to remodel Brighton’s famous 19th century Dome Corn Exchange and Studio Theatre

Notre Dame college Liverpool

Video: Sheppard Robson on its super-flexible, low-cost Notre Dame college Video

23-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Sheppard Robson explain their innovative design for the 950-pupil Notre Dame Catholic College in Everton, Liverpool

National Panel Special Award - Peace Bridge in Derry City, Northern Ireland by Wilkinson Eyre Architects - selected by National Panel members as their favourite scheme from this year’s Award winning projects.

TfL funds development work for new Thames cycle bridge

23-Jul-2015 | By Jim Dunton

A sustainable transport charity has been awarded £170,000 by Transport for London (TfL) to develop plans for a new Thames crossing for cyclists

Grimshaw Western News HQ

Grimshaw’s Plymouth Ship given listing status

23-Jul-2015 | By Tim Clark

Grimshaw’s Ship building in Plymouth has been granted listing status just weeks after it was saved from the wrecking ball

Ian Simpson\'s competition-winning masterplan to redevelop the Granada Studios site in Manchester

Architect sought for Manchester’s new £110m arts venue

22-Jul-2015 | By

Manchester City Council (MCC) is seeking an architect for its new £110 million flexible art space named The Factory