Tag : Istanbul
This week’s top stories reviewed by the AJ’s Simon Aldous: Goldsmith Street housing wins Stirling • Human cost of building Istanbul Airport • Green walls planned for City and Greenwich • Chipperfield posts £1.3 million loss
So many died during construction of the new $12bn Istanbul Airport that workers dubbed it ‘the cemetery’. A joint investigation by Construction News and the AJ explores the causes and the reaction of the scheme’s UK-based architects
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The latest AJ features building studies of Peter Zumthor’s Secular Retreat holiday home in Devon; Invisible Studio’s glazed gym at Hadspen House in Somerset; and Wright & Wright’s Library and Study Centre for St John’s College, Oxford. PLUS The human cost of building Istanbul Airport – we report from the construction site where at least 55 workers have died; we talk to Yvonne Farrell, co-founder of Grafton ...
AFL Architects has released images of a proposed overhaul of Istanbul’s Ataturk stadium as part of Turkey’s application to host the UEFA Euro 2024 football tournament
It’s time to rewrite the history books to celebrate the unsung heroes and heroines of architecture