The six-building shortlist for the Stirling Prize building of the year award has been revealed by RIBA, including nods for Foster and Jamie Fobert
Sancaklar Mosque, in the outskirts of Istanbul has been named one of the 20 best new structures in the world by RIBA.
London Architect Amin Taha weaves rich stories of time and place from rough-hewn limestone, terracotta concrete, and even basketwork
All these buildings are strong contenders, but it’s a selection that fails to engage with society’s most urgent problems, says Edwin Heathcote
At next month’s conference, architects and urbanists will discuss how the profession should help shape the cities of the future
Shelley McNamara and Yvonne Farrell have spent four decades designing thoughtful, forensic responses to people, landscapes and nature. Their approach has won them global recognition and the brief to curate the next Venice Architecture Biennale
Architectural giants, developers and heritage bodies were left bloodied and battered by the battle of Mansion House Square. The RIBA does well to stay above the fray and let its fascinating exhibits tell the story, writes John Jervis
Curator Marie Bak Mortensen discusses the two proposals for the Mansion House site in the City of London, and what the designs revealed about the architectural climate of their times
For its Brutalist Playground the RIBA, the Turner prize-nominated collective has worked with artist Simon Terrill to recreate some of the surreal structures created for play at brutalist housing schemes
Smith's images lovingly capture a Britain that was soon to disappear, if not the forces that would destroy it, says Owen Hatherley
Fifteen architects have created bespoke installations to transform the shop windows of West End retailers
Alison Brookes Architects, Denizen Works and Jamie Fobert Architects are among the six practices shortlisted for the prize for this year's best British house design
A television series and an exhibition celebrates the iconoclasts who are now the Establishment, says Owen Pritchard
David Chipperfield’s ice-cool Turner Contemporary is a symbol of calm and order, quietly resisting the pounding waves of the North Sea and drawing in the light from Margate’s stormy skies. Which is a small miracle, given the troubled history of the project.