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22.06.17: RIBA National AwardsSubscription
The latest AJ features all 49 winners of this year’s RIBA National Awards, ordered into nine sector categories with cultural and housing projects particularly plentiful; and we speculate as to which schemes might feature in this year’s Stirling Prize shortlist PLUS As revelations continue to emerge of just how preventable the Grenfell Tower tragedy was, we present five questions about the fire that need to be answered; and as the heatwave continues, ...
The latest AJ is the biggest of the year, listing the largest practices in the UK with in depth profiles of the top 10. We also announce the winners of the AJ100 awards, including building of the year, practice of the year and contribution to the profession. And we analyse the data from the AJ100 survey, examining areas such as fees, salary levels, international activity and practice diversity. The 144-page issue forms an invaluable almanac for the profession.
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Roofing and drainage: The Oculus building at Warwick University by Berman Guedes Stretton; Caring Wood country home by Macdonald Wright Architects with Rural Office for Architecture; and Donhead Preparatory School by Phillips Tracey
The latest AJ gets out of London, with studies of Hugh Broughton Architects’ Henry Moore Archive in Hertfordshire, Hoskins Architects’ Scottish National Theatre HQ in Glasgow and the Storyhouse cultural hub in Chester by Bennetts Associates. And we look at architects who have eschewed the city entirely, the rural practices that have traded decent broadband for a different quality of life. PLUS the AJ’s Fees Survey provides an invaluable ...
The latest AJ focuses on the workplace, from a refurbished tailors by Benedetti Architects and a jewellers workshop by DSDHA, to spec offices in Manchester by Cartwright Pickard and in Croydon by shedkm. We also look at the future of office design, with 14 specialist architects sharing their insights. PLUS ‘Naked’ homes – could a no-frills approach help tackle the housing crisis? and Catherine Slessor ...
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Kitchens and bathrooms: Marsh Hill housing in Suffolk by Mole Architects; The Lofts in north-west London by Superfusionlab; and Sunken Bath by Studio 304
27.04.17: Buildings that careSubscription
The latest AJ focuses on healthcare buildings: the newly opened Maggie’s Forth Valley cancer care centre by Garbers & James; Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital in Johannesburg by Sheppard Robson with John Cooper Architecture; and Jonathan Clark Architects’ veterinary and training facility for Battersea Dogs & Cats Home. And we examine how hospital design is being influenced by the trend for single-patient ...
13.04.17: Built to rentSubscription
The latest AJ focuses on the build-to-rent sector, with architecture editor Rob Wilson looking at its potential to transform UK housing supply, as well as building studies of GRID Architects’ Vantage Point at Archway, north London; Hodder + Partners’ Cambridge Street development in Manchester; and Newground’s redevelopment of former BBC rehearsal studios in west London. PLUS The AJ’s Life in Practice survey reveals ...
23.03.17: New Scotland YardSubscription
The latest AJ focuses on civic and community buildings, with studies of AHMM’s reworking of New Scotland Yard; Tony Fretton’s major new town hall in the Belgian city of Deinze; and Page\Park’s refurbishment of Glasgow’s Kelvin Hall. PLUS Bell Phillips’ public housing developments in the deprived Essex borough of Thurrock; as the government plans a series of new garden villages and towns, Colin Marrs examines BDP’s revamp of postwar new town Bracknell; how British tenacity vanquished ...
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Natural materials: Spheron Architects’ Belarusian Memorial Chapel; Passivhaus housing at Carrowbreck Meadow by Hamson Barron Smith; and Streatham & Clapham High School Sixth Form Centre by Cottrell & Vermeulen