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The latest AJ features building studies of Hawkins\Brown’s new facility for University College London on the former Olympics media centre site in east London; factory-built housing for Urban Splash designed by George Clarke and TDO Architecture; and Jamie Fobert’s remodelling of Kettle’s Yard art gallery in Cambridge. PLUS We investigate the procurement process that led to Foster + Partners winning the Upper ...
Ideas presented at a charrette held at Durham University’s demolition-threatened student union include turning Dunelm House into a boutique hotel. Kate Youde reports
Supporters of Dunelm House have launched a crowdfunding campaign to save Durham University’s Brutalist student union building
Culture secretary Karen Bradley is standing firm on her decision not to list Durham University’s Dunelm House, despite a re-examination of the case for the Brutalist student union building
The Department for Culture Media & Sport (DCMS) has said it will review its decision not to list Dunelm House in Durham as the row over the Brutalist building’s future continues
Daniel Libeskind has described Durham University’s proposal to flatten Dunelm House as ‘planned amnesia’ and urged it to adapt the building rather than demolish it
Durham University has defended its preferred option of flattening Architects’ Co-Partnership’s 1966 Dunelm House in response to a petition against the move
Brutalist and Modernist buildings of the 1960s and 1970s, then considered the finest of their type, are increasingly at risk as universities embark on a new period of expansion
Architect Piers Taylor hit TV screens just before Christmas as one of the contenders on BBC One’s Celebrity Mastermind. Fame-hungry readers will be encouraged to learn that the Invisible Studio founder counts as a celebrity, and one wouldn’t want to spoil this by suggesting it was his role as co-presenter of BBC Two’s ...
The Twentieth Century Society is to appeal against the culture secretary’s refusal to list Dunelm House, the Brutalist students union building at Durham University designed by Architects’ Co-Partnership (ACP)