The Japanese architect of varied and daring futuristic visions has won the 2019 Pritzker Prize, widely regarded as the profession’s highest honour.

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The prizes reward women doing work at the top levels of the profession

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There is now plenty to suggest that prisons have an impact on inmates' mental health. So how do we future proof new prisons and improve existing ones?

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Master draughtsman Eric Parry urges fellow architects to theorise with their sketching pencil
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It is up to architects to shape the future of construction by rejecting polarised views to come up with new ideas, building types and ways of working, writes Nathalie de Vries

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A few brave public buildings have found a new purpose amid austerity, thanks to pioneering campaigns by local communities

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Fragments of memory are the central theme in an exhibition of ink drawings and sculptures

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Monday, 28 January 2019 10:31

Can architecture become radical again?

Why are we still enthralled by yesterday’s radicals? Because today’s visions of the future are so dull, writes Jay Merrick

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New London Architecture has narrowed down a shortlist of over 100 projects and the winning architects are offering consultations

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Skateboarding is more than a street skill – it is also a unique spatial experience of architecture. Now, after years of antagonism, Adam Todhunter finds cities and their planners are beginning to embrace these urban adventurers. With photos by Fred Mortagne

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Monday, 14 January 2019 15:11

Icon Minds podcast: The Future of the City

Icon editor Priya Khanchandani sits down with architect Jamie Fobert, writer Paul Dobraszczyk, and designer Mariana Pestana
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Royal College of Art-trained designer-slash-artist Yasmeen Sabri has been creating a ‘f*** you to the white cube’
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Brazil's Aleph Zero broke onto the international scene by winning the RIBA International Prize in November
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MINI presents the latest MINI LIVING Urban Cabin, a micro-apartment concept developed in cooperation with local architect Dayong Sun
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Designed by Portuguese Pritzker-winner Álvaro Siza to house a collection of Bauhaus and 20th-century artefacts. How is this helping to revive China’s contemporary design scene?
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Detroit, 10 years on. The crash left Motor City bankrupt. Now a Unesco City of Design, can local creatives drive its rebirth? 
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Tuesday, 11 December 2018 09:38

Shock of the new: Neolith at MALBA

the Latin American Art Museum of Buenos Aires has become one of Buenos Aires’ most recognisable landmarks.
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Homes that ebb and flow with changing lifestyles are hitting the headlines
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As the young studio prepares for its biggest commission so far at Biennale Interieur, we ask what they will make of a bigger stage
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The fuzzy language of wellness and the lust for ever longer lives has hindered a history of promoting public health through architecture
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