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Roundtable: What is driving current trends in colour and texture?


Luxury vinyl flooring specialist Karndean Designflooring recently gathered together a panel of design experts at Material Lab to identify the key trends currently informing colour and texture choices in interior design

Ollier Smurthwaite scheme in Irlam

Architects voice alarm over ‘worsening’ UK brick shortage


A ‘massive’ shortage of bricks and lead-in times of more than a year threaten to cause delays to projects, architects have warned

3D model of Zaha Hadid’s City of Dreams Hotel, Macau, China

Use of 3D printing up 400 per cent over past year, says leading modeller


The leading 3D printing specialist working with UK architects has seen its workload rocket by 400 per cent in the past year, it has revealed

Turkish Ceramics Tile Mile

Book now for the next AJ Spec Live


Book your seat now to hear aLL Design, Featherstone and Young, SPARK, and Arup speak about colour and texture at the next AJ Spec Live

Alan Berman, consultant, and Marion Brereton, associate director and technical manager, Berman Guedes Stretton. Photo: Phillip Waterman

To expose or not to expose? Discussing services and flexible working spaces at AJ Spec Live


Exposed services and flexible working spaces were the focus at the fourth AJ Spec Live, which explored June’s theme of walls, ceilings and partitions

Wolfson College by Berman Guedes Stretton

Book your seats now for June’s AJ Spec Live


John McRae, director of Orms, Alan Berman, consultant at Berman Guedes Stretton and Martin Pearson, associate director of DSDHA are among architects who will speak about walls, ceilings and partitions at next week’s AJ Specification Live event


Book now for the AJ/Lighting's event on award-winning lighting projects


The lighting design of Zaha Hadid Architects’ Heyder Aliyev Centre is set to be discussed at a lighting discussion hosted by AJ Specification and sister magazine Lighting

Felix Mara, editor of AJ Specification, in discussion with Matthew Curtis, David Ardill and David Mimran.

AJ Spec Live: Structure and Services


The third AJ Spec Live event discussed structure and services, taking in Siemen’s Crystal, Manchester Central Library and three school projects

The Hurlingham Club, Outdoor Pool by David Morley Architects

Last chance to book seats for this week’s AJ Spec Live


Architects from David Morley Architects, Bennetts Associates, Sheppard Robson, and Ryder Architecture will be speaking at Wednesday’s free AJ Spec Live event

the office

BCO Guide overhaul finally set to be revealed


The BCO has given a preview of its long-awaited overhaul of its Guide to Specification at its annual conference today (15 May)

AJ Specification digital issue


AJ Specification, July 2014


Colour & Texture: Subscribers can view this month’s AJ Specification here


Horsted Park

Horsted Park Residential Development


Proctor and Matthews Architects

Somerville College

Student housing, Somerville College


Niall McLaughlin Architects

West Hampstead Thameslink Station

West Hampstead Thameslink Station


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The searchable digital buildings archive with drawings from more than 1,500 projects

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