Tag : Amin Taha
Groupwork + Amin Taha’s controversial stone‑fronted office and residential building at 15 Clerkenwell Close is a serious building that nevertheless displays a lightness of touch, says Rob Wilson. Photography Tim Soar, Jim Stephenson
Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: Fear over low-quality office-to-resi • Amin Taha champions alternatives to concrete • Church despairs of Cardross • Parliament refurb will not be a money feast
Amin Taha: Dogged determinationSubscription
Amin Taha is making a stand for eco-friendly materials, even if it incurs local opposition. Rob Wilson meets architecture’s man of the moment. Photography by Jim Stephenson
Architects love concrete but its high contribution to global CO2 emissions makes Taha’s preference for other materials a lead others need to follow, writes Emily Booth
The latest AJ features three cultural projects within existing buildings: Haworth Tompkins’ restoration of Battersea Arts Centre; the V&A Photography Centre by David Kohn Architects; and DRDH’s Site Gallery in Sheffield. PLUS In conversation with Amin Taha; how practices are facing higher insurance premiums post-Grenfell fire; reaction to Roger Scruton’s appointment as ‘housing ...
Coastal House by 6a architects and Old Shed New House by Tonkin Liu have become the latest projects to be added to the shortlist for the 2018 RIBA House of the Year award
Amin Taha frustrated by resurgence of ‘style wars’ VideoSubscription
Amin Taha expressed his frustration with the possible return of the ‘style wars’ in a wide-ranging talk about his architecture last night
Red House by 31/44 Architects in south London and Pheasants by Sarah Griffiths + Amin Taha in Oxfordshire are the first of seven projects to be shortlisted for the 2018 RIBA House of the Year
11.10.18: V&A DundeeSubscription
The latest AJ features building studies of Kengo Kuma’s long-awaited V&A Dundee; David Chipperfield Architects’ redevelopment of Selfridges in London; and Park House, a hotel and housing scheme in London’s Stratford by East Architecture. PLUS Unpicking the row over Amin Taha’s Clerkenwell Close building; the AJ talks to 2019 RIBA Gold Medal winner Nicholas Grimshaw; we examine how will the combustible ...
The row over Amin Taha’s Islington office reveals the poverty of the planning system, says Owen Hatherley