Tag : Alma-nac
The latest in the AJ’s retrofit case study series looking at architects who have saved buildings from the bulldozers or given them a brand new life
Developers Urban Splash and Canary Wharf Group are the latest organisations to back the AJ’s campaign to reuse existing buildings, along with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and engineer Max Fordham
Alma-nac has revealed it is converting a Victorian townhouse in Herne Hill, south London, into a nursery for a local private primary school
Architecture for the people, by the peopleSubscription
Successful community-led schemes need strong local support and a collaborative, entrepreneurial mindset from the architect. Richard Waite and Ella Jessel hear from five unique ‘clients’ about making community architecture work
Ghost in the shell: Alma-nac’s House Within a House Subscription
The practice has transformed a two-storey 1950s house in south-east London to reinstate the scale and silhouette of the bomb-destroyed home it replaced, writes Ellie Duffy. Photography Jack Hobhouse
07.11.19: Houses and housingSubscription
The issue features four residential building studies: Bell Phillips’ three housing schemes for Sutton Council; Collective Architecture’s refurbishment of Glasgow’s Cedar Court high rise blocks; Alma-nac’s House Within a House extension in south-east London; and Nithurst Farm on the South Downs by Adam Richards Architects. PLUS The findings of the first phase of the Grenfell Tower Inquiry; the launch ...
Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: RSPCA ditches contest for modular base • Fosters’ Tulip wins planning approval • Latest gender pay gap data gives mixed picture
RIBA blasted over failed RSPCA competitionSubscription
The RIBA has been criticised after a contest it launched for the RSPCA was abandoned
The RIBA has announced the three teams shortlisted in its competition to design a groundbreaking £4.5 million modular base for the RSPCA in the north-west of England
East London has waved goodbye to former mayor Boris Johnson’s Olympicopolis and said hello to Sadiq Khan’s East Bank.