Thursday, 02 October 2014 13:16

Aga Khan Museum, Toronto: Act of faith

Fumihiko Maki's Aga Khan Museum of Islamic Art and Charles Correa's Ismaili Centre are intended as places of "civic encounters" with other communities, yet are set in a formal garden miles from Toronto's other cultural institutions. Can Maki's beautiful fortress and its refined grounds lure visitors all the same?

Published in Features
Wednesday, 12 December 2012 10:40

Pierresvives by Zaha Hadid

Zaha Hadid has built an imposing cultural centre on the outskirts of Montpellier, which hopes to help to revive a down-at-heel suburb.

Published in News
Thursday, 06 December 2012 10:32

David Adjaye Libraries

Ten years on from his Idea Stores in London, David Adjaye attempts a similarly optimistic civic architecture in two projects in Washington DC.

Published in News