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22.03.18: AJ Small ProjectsSubscription
The latest issue features the shortlist for AJ Small Projects 2018 – 20 schemes built for less than £250,000, ranging from pavilions and school classrooms to rope seating and even a few house extensions. PLUS Can rooftop extensions help solve the housing crisis? Ellis Woodman on the crisis facing architectural book publishing; and a round-up of this year’s MIPIM property fair.
AJ Specification 03.18: Façades and claddingSubscription
Façades and cladding: House Peacock, Suffolk, by BHSF Architekten with Studio-P; Greenbank Student Village, Liverpool, by Sheppard Robson; and Rathbone Square, Make Architects’ mixed-use scheme including Facebook’s new London HQ.
The AJ homes issue features studies of two Bristol schemes on former garage sites by Emmett Russell Architects; New Mildmay in east London by Feilden Clegg Bradley and Matthew Lloyd Architects; and Weston Street mansion block in Bermondsey by AHMM. We also look at the growing popularity of co-housing schemes, while Owen Hatherley despairs at the redevelopment of Battersea Power Station ...
22.02.18: New townSubscription
The latest AJ focuses on the North West Cambridge development, a £1 billion city extension backed by the university. We look at AECOM’s masterplan and have building studies on MUMA’s community centre and nursery school; Lot 8 housing by Maccreanor Lavington and Witherford Watson Mann; and WilkinsonEyre and Mole Architects’ Lot 1, which includes housing, a supermarket, doctors surgery ...
Floors, stairs, lifts and signage: Marie’s Wardrobe house refurbishment by Tsuruta Architects; Watermark WestQuay, Southampton, by ACME; and Exeter University’s Living Systems Institute by Hawkins\Brown
08.02.18: Women in ArchitectureSubscription
The latest AJ focuses on two architects shortlisted for Women in Architecture award for Architect of the Year: we talk to 6a co-founder Stephanie Macdonald, and feature the practice’s Black Stone apartment building in north London; and we meet Biba Dow and visit Dow Jones’s reworking of St Mary Magdalene church in Paddington. We also feature Kinnear Landscape Architects’ and Witherford Watson ...
The latest AJ focuses on education projects for age groups ranging from toddlers upwards: Bogle Architects’ Early Learning Village in Singapore is one of the world’s largest nursery schools with a capacity for 2,100 children; Penoyre & Prasad’s Sibson Building provides a new home for the University of Kent’s maths and business schools; while Sheppard Robson has converted Old Marylebone Town Hall into the Sammy Ofer Centre for the ...
11.01.18: Níall McLaughlinSubscription
The latest AJ focuses on the work of Níall McLaughlin Architects. We meet its founder on the site of the practice’s Auckland Castle visitor centre, and feature buildings studies of three of its recent projects: the Sultan Nazrin Shah Centre at Oxford University; the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art; and phase one of its additions for Cambridge University’s Jesus College. PLUS The late architectural critic and ...
AJ Specification 12.17: Doors & windowsSubscription
Doors and windows: Vitsœ Headquarters by Vitsœ with Martin Francis and Waugh Thistleton Architects; The Layered Gallery, London, by Gianni Botsford Architects; and Dunfermline Museum by Richard Murphy Architects
14.12.17: The year in review, the year aheadSubscription
As we near the close of another year, the final AJ of 2017 looks both back and forward. We review the biggest news stories of the last 12 months, while leading figures in the profession make their predictions for the year ahead. We preview five standout projects set to complete in 2018 – and ask you to identify five that were built this year in our Spot the Building quiz. We also put the spotlight on five people ...