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The latest, residential-themed, AJ features two housing schemes: Haddo Yard in Whitstable, Kent, by Denizen Works; and Bell Phillips Architects’ two pilot terrace schemes for the London Borough of Newham; as well as a 1980s house imaginatively transformed by Checa Romero Architects. PLUS we analyse a new salary survey that shows architects’ pay is stagnating; David Adjaye and Ron Arad’s winning proposal for the national Holocau
19.10.17: RIBA Stirling Prize 2017Subscription
The latest AJ celebrates this year’s six Stirling Prize finalists, with building studies of Amin Taha’s Barrett’s Grove housing; RSHP’s British Museum extension; Reiach and Hall and Michael Laird’s City of Glasgow College City Campus; Baynes and Mitchell’s Command of the Oceans visitor centre; dRMM’s Hastings Pier; and 6a’s photography studio for Juergen Teller. Each ...
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Lighting: Diss Corn Hall by Hudson Architects; The Word, National Centre for the Written Word by FaulknerBrowns; and theMayflower lobby of a Manhattan apartment by John Puttick Associates.
05.10.17: Offsite constructionSubscription
The AJ looks at the latest wave of offsite construction, seen as a way to tackle both the housing crisis and the skills shortage. We investigate whether it will invigorate the profession – or destroy it. There are related building studies on HKR’s modular homes for Pocket Housing; Dalston Works mixed-used scheme by Waugh Thistleton; and Eric Parry’s 4 Pancras Square in King’s Cross PLUS also in King’s Cross, Duggan Morris’s ...
14.09.17: Green and wellbeingSubscription
The latest AJ features AHMM’s long-awaited White Collar Factory, heralded as the first in a new generation of office buildings and with impressive green credentials. There are also building studies of the University of Birmingham’s Health and Fitness Centre by Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands, and David Chipperfield’s Carmen Würth Forum, an events and concert venue in Germany. PLUS the winners of this year’s AJ Retrofit Awards; ...
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Retrofit and refurbishment: St Fagans National Museum of History by Purcell Architects; 30 Cannon Street office building by Delvendahl Martin Architects; and JP Morgan Media Centre at Lord’s Cricket Ground by David Miller Architects.
07.09.17: Three schoolsSubscription
The latest AJ focuses on three school schemes: in south Wales, Stride Treglown’s all-through Ysgol Bae Baglan takes pupils from nursery through to sixth form; Collective Architecture’s improvements to the confusingly named Toronto School in Scotland include a new gym hall; while Haverstock’s Alexandra Centre for special needs pupils rejuvenates part of Neave Brown’s Camden estate. PLUS we meet Ben Derbyshire who ...
24.08.17: Brits abroadSubscription
The AJ goes on holiday in this issue, profiling the work of British architects abroad: Stanton Williams’ sensitive interventions at the Musee d’arts de Nantes; Antwerp’s zoo-adjacent concert hall by SimpsonHaugh; two projects by Allies and Morrison in downtown Doha; and AHMM’s high-rise for Ghana’s emerging middle class. In news we consider the legacy of the Garden Bridge now it has finally been sunk, ...
03.08.17: Estate RegenerationSubscription
The latest AJ features in-depth studies of three revamped London council estates: at Silchester, Haworth Tompkins has avoided demolition in favour of integrating new buildings; Maccreanor Lavington’s impressive South Gardens replaces part of the Heygate Estate; while Sprunt has created a church and community centre at the heart of the rebuilt Stonegate Estate. We also meet Liz Peace, who is creating a new London suburb ...
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Colour and texture: Sheffield Children’s Hospital by Avanti Architects; 168 Upper Street by Groupwork + Amin Taha; and The Welding Institute in Cambridgeshire by Eric Parry Architects