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In Toulouse, an aeronautical factory becomes a startup hub

Designed by Taillandier Architectes Associés, La Cité transforms three industrial halls into flexible spaces for contemporary innovation

Architecture
04.08.21

New pedestrian bridge opens in King’s Cross

Designed by Moxon Architects, the red bridge improves connections in the rapidly growing area

Design
29.07.21

Exploring 100 years of radical Dutch social design

A new exhibition in Rotterdam highlights disruptive design ideas in pursuit of an equitable society

Design
29.07.21

Modernist south London garages transformed into arts hub

The 1960s building is now home to arts organisation Forma and includes a public rooftop garden

Architecture
28.07.21

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This wildly experimental building has a roof made of boats

Industry News

Urbanism "is one of the best tools we have" in the fight against climate change

Industry News

Adjaye’s Holocaust Memorial gets the go-ahead

Industry News

Material Migration: How Architecture Transforms Between Borders

Industry News

Kengo Kuma's Japan National Stadium is the centrepiece of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Industry News

Op-Ed: How Empathy Should Reshape Our Built Environment

Industry News

Ibuku completes "unprecedented" bamboo building in the Balinese jungle

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adjaye associates unveils design for the new africa institute campus in sharjah, UAE

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The Urban Planning Battles that Gave Us Modern Day Cities

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Architecture

In Toulouse, an aeronautical factory becomes a startup hub

Designed by Taillandier Architectes Associés, La Cité transforms three industrial halls into flexible spaces for contemporary innovation

Architecture
04.08.21

Modernist south London garages transformed into arts hub

The 1960s building is now home to arts organisation Forma and includes a public rooftop garden

Architecture
28.07.21

Matter Architecture completes new bridge in Hull

The landmark bridge improves cycling and pedestrian routes in the city

Architecture
20.07.21

Comment

Emergency housing for homeless young people must be better designed

In the design world, sustainability is too often skin deep

Architectural visualisations need to be more representative of our diverse societies

Coronavirus and the City

Architects declared, when will designers?

How architects have allowed internment camps to fester

The quiet life must be heard

We need to treat data as a building material

Public Practice: It’s time for nationwide action on planning, not just high-level ambition


Design

New pedestrian bridge opens in King’s Cross

Designed by Moxon Architects, the red bridge improves connections in the rapidly growing area

Design
29.07.21

Exploring 100 years of radical Dutch social design

A new exhibition in Rotterdam highlights disruptive design ideas in pursuit of an equitable society

Design
29.07.21

Studio Ossidiana designs floating garden in Istanbul

Traversing Istanbul's waters and islands, Büyükada Songlines formed a hub of conversation and debate, as well as a biodiverse home for birds and humans alike

Design
27.07.21

Videos

ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile preview: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

New Nordic design

UK Construction Week

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality


Opinion

Jony Ive and Prince Charles will save us all with design, apparently

The pair has teamed up to launch the Terra Carta Design Lab, inviting RCA students to develop solutions to the climate crisis

Opinion
24.07.21

‘For Indigenous communities, architecture is a symbol of colonisation’

First Nations people in Canada still suffer from unacceptable housing conditions – that must change, writes Caroline Monnet

Opinion
13.07.21

The promise of Hip-Hop Architecture

In his new book, US architect Sekou Cooke shapes a powerful manifesto for marginalised voices

Opinion
29.06.21

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