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Ian Martin

One man's journey into architecture, with fellow travellers Dusty Penhaligon, architecture critic Darcy Farquear'say, RIPBA president Dame Helen Button, magic arborealist Isis de Cambray and HRH Prince Charles

Twitter: @Ianmartin


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    Ian Martin: Goodbye, everyoneSubscription

    12 December, 2017Comments (1)

    Ian Martin is packing up the recliner and calling time on the five-a-zeitgeist architectural football

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    Ian Martin: Architecturalised CrimeSubscription

    4 December, 2017

    Unspecified laundry-design services for cash lead to an expulsion from the Auteurs Registration Board

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    Ian Martin: The inhabited sculpture parkSubscription

    13 November, 2017

    I am delighted to announce the creation of the 1970s Council Estate – an ‘inhabited sculpture park’ curating the very best examples of antique social housing

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    Ian Martin: You must memorialise thisSubscription

    27 October, 2017

    How do you know that my ‘clumsy architectural vision’ wasn’t supposed to upset you?

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    Ian Martin: Darcy decampsSubscription

    16 October, 2017

    Darcy Farquear’say is miserable since the death of his constant companion, Bauhau the dachshund

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    Ian Martin: Capital gainsSubscription

    2 October, 2017

    Le Corbynsier reveals a secret plan to reinstate Tamworth as the country’s capital, envisioning a green, carless, high-connectivity Chandigarh

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    Ian Martin: The Shard has fallenSubscription

    11 September, 2017

    Permanently enraged ecomentalist Amy Blackwater is destroying the Shard from the inside out

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    Ian Martin: The Museum of Non-Fake HistorySubscription

    4 September, 2017

    I call the Royal Institute for the Pop-Uption of British Architects and press 5 for ethical guidance

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    Ian Martin: Last of the conservactionistsSubscription

    22 August, 2017

    Dusty Penhaligon contends that everything before the 18th century was an architectural rehearsal, everything after it a pointless diversion

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    Ian Martin: The Bang and WallopSubscription

    1 August, 2017

    A future-proof masterplan for the City After Money

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