Friday, 03 April 2020 16:30

Industry news and events - 3 April 2020

Get a bitesize overview of the week’s headlines and events with Icon’s weekly round-up

Published in News

What does Passivhaus mean? It's an ecological approach to building made up of five guiding design principles that advocate rigorous levels of energy efficiency

Published in Movements
Get a bitesize overview of the week’s headlines and events with Icon’s round-up
Published in News

Mikhail Riches and Cathy Hawley's Goldsmith Street wins the 2019 RIBA Stirling Prize and the inaugural Neave Brown Award for Housing as architects confront both the environmental and the housing crisis.

Published in News

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

Published in Review

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

Published in GALLERY

Sancaklar Mosque, in the outskirts of Istanbul has been named one of the 20 best new structures in the world by RIBA. 

Published in News

London Architect Amin Taha weaves rich stories of time and place from rough-hewn limestone, terracotta concrete, and even basketwork

Published in Features

All these buildings are strong contenders, but it’s a selection that fails to engage with society’s most urgent problems, says Edwin Heathcote

Published in Comment

At next month’s conference, architects and urbanists will discuss how the profession should help shape the cities of the future

Published in News

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

Published in Features

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

Published in Review

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

Published in News

RIBA, London
8 March — 25 June

Published in Diary
Thursday, 27 October 2016 13:37

RIBA International Prize shortlist unveiled

The first ever RIBA International Prize celebrates the best of global architecture

Published in GALLERY
Friday, 22 January 2016 00:00

Creation from Catastrophe

RIBA, London
27 January – 24 April 2016

Published in Diary

RIBA, London
9 July – 27 September 2015

Published in Diary

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

Published in News

Smith's images lovingly capture a Britain that was soon to disappear, if not the forces that would destroy it, says Owen Hatherley

Published in Review

RIBA, London
13-14 November 2014

Published in Diary
Page 1 of 2