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Much of the backlash over Foster + Partners’ recent RIBA Stirling Prize win has focused on what, if anything, its Bloomberg HQ gives back to the City
Ex-transport minister and disparager of contemporary architecture John Hayes is at it again
Designs have been unveiled for two new viaducts carrying High Speed 2 trains across parts of the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
As a rock star, you think not much could faze Pretenders frontwoman Chrissie Hynde. But the singer was distracted during a gig in Dundee this week by the ‘horrible carcass’ of a building being erected near the waterfront
There are early signs that height corridor obstacles might stand between British Land and its vision for Canada Water, after Historic England said its proposed tower cluster would have a ‘profound and far-reaching’ impact on London’s skyline
Astragal: Norman Foster’s ‘Unicorn time’Subscription
Foster’s latest Instagram post shows him in reflective mood
Astragal: How to date buildingsSubscription
Architecture goes viral 😵😵😵
Losing the rill to live • Housing expo undone • Less biscuity, still chunky A curious tale recently doing the rounds told of an intriguing spat between architects and an ‘overzealous’ conservation officer at Bristol Council
East London has waved goodbye to former mayor Boris Johnson’s Olympicopolis and said hello to Sadiq Khan’s East Bank.
Astragal: Libeskind's our main squeezeSubscription
Daniel Libeskind revealed an unexpected dimension to his talents during an event this month, informing the audience he is an accordion virtuoso.