Recent floods in Doncaster showed the risks of building in flood zones. Yet innovative design could make new buildings far more resistant to flooding, argue Baca Architects’ Richard Coutts and Matt Sharman-Hayles
The issue features four residential building studies: Bell Phillips’ three housing schemes for Sutton Council; Collective Architecture’s refurbishment of Glasgow’s Cedar Court high rise blocks; Alma-nac’s House Within a House extension in south-east London; and Nithurst Farm on the South Downs by Adam Richards Architects. PLUS The findings of the first phase of the Grenfell Tower Inquiry; the launch ...
With the climate emergency dominating the news agenda, six AJ100 practices came together to explore how significant sustainability progress can be achieved by harnessing the power of collaboration, knowledge and a little bit of stealth, reports Isabella Kaminski
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