UCL’s Bartlett School of Architecture honours its former head by staging a colourful exhibition just in time for his 80th birthday
Whether fantastical or pragmatic, the most interesting projects at this year’s Bartlett summer show had distinctly radical visions for society. Here are some highlights
Synthetic biologist Dr Rachel Armstrong has designed an artificial cell programmed to form a limestone reef that would shore up the crumbling foundations of Venice. Could these microscopic agents succeed where the might of civil engineering has so far failed?
A focus on research and testing was apparent among the students at University College London – from experimentation with materials and drawings to exploration of unfamiliar contexts