This week’s top stories reviewed by the AJ’s Simon Aldous Stirling Prize shortlist revealed • Mayor rejects Fosters’ Tulip • Libeskind reveals Hampstead Maggie’s Centre design • Concern over changes to Neave Brown estate • Hawkins\Brown criticised over demolition plans
The AJ homes edition looks at east London’s Fish Island Village featuring housing by Haworth Tompkins, Pitman Tozer and Lyndon Goode; as well as Graeme Nicholls Architects’ twin-block development of flats in Ashtree Road, Glasgow; and we ask whether a slew of factory-built schemes means the modular housing future has finally arrived. PLUS a building study of Marks Barfield’s Cambridge ...
Squire & Partners’ long-running partnership with Socially Active Workshop Architecture (SAWA), a collective of design professionals aiming to build architecture for all, was viewed as an exceptional example of architectural practices doing charitable work in the developing world by the AJ100 judges
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