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Estudio Botteri Connell designs a Buenos Aires house that feels underwater

A glass and concrete project by the Argentinian practice is intended as a 'metaphysical home'

Buildings
10.09.20

Brixton Windmill gets barn-like community centre designed by Squire & Partners

The Education and Community Centre helps support the future of Brixton's historic – and still active – windmill

Buildings
08.09.20

Loophole city: how one index shapes Mumbai’s rampant development

The exploitation of the Floor Space Index (FSI) is a key factor in Mumbai's increasingly unequal, profit-hungry urbanisation

Cities
03.09.20

Studio Woodroffe Papa rethinks mews housing in Bloomsbury with The Old Dairy

The London-based practice designed a complex of thirteen homes on a slim triangular site overlooking a historic park

Buildings
02.09.20

A ‘living room’ for a village: Helen & Hard’s timber library in western Norway

The project comprises a library, homes and offices in one distinctive structure

Buildings
31.08.20
covid memorial uruguay - gomez platero

Gómez Platero designs world’s first large-scale memorial to victims of the pandemic

The renowned architecture firm will create the ‘World Memorial to the Pandemic’ in Uruguay to honour those affected by COVID-19

News
27.08.20

Golden rooftop added to old cider factory to create new Japanese art museum

The Hirosaki Museum of Contemporary Art was designed by Atelier Tsuyoshi Tane Architects to inhabit a brick cidery in Japan's apple capital

Buildings
26.08.20

Naomi Milgrom Foundation releases MPavilion: Encounters with Design and Architecture

Exploring how each architect addressed the design of MPavilion, the new book reflects a growing and much needed broader conversation about design today

Architecture
21.08.20
Aranya Art Center, Neri & Hu, Photo credit Pedro Pegenaute

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

As part of its collaboration with bathroom brand VitrA, a new lineup of digital talks from celebrated architects has been announced.

Architects
19.08.20

Turning a Roman ruin into an underground art museum

A competition organised by Reuse Italy asked for ideas to dramatically transform the ancient Piscina Mirabilis in Naples

Architecture
18.08.20

This winery in the Czech countryside has its own rooftop amphitheatre

The stepped roof of the Lahofer Winery – designed by Chybik + Kristof – doubles as a cultural venue

Architecture
13.08.20

Brad Walls’ new series Pools From Above showcases swimming pools from a bird’s eye view

The Australian photographer is making a splash with his latest series

Architecture
11.08.20
US Olympic and Paralympic Museum

US Olympic and Paralympic Museum designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro opens in Colorado

The new museum in 'Olympic City USA' – with a twisting, silver form – is one of the most accessible in the world

Buildings
10.08.20
abu dhabi wetland design competition

Architects propose innovative visitor centre designs for Abu Dhabi reserve

As part of a competition brief, architects have created designs for an educational centre in balance with the local eco-system

Buildings
06.08.20
interior of x musuem beijing with wall hanging system - iconeye.com

Beijing’s X Museum offers an alternative to white box art displays

Eschewing blank space for an intricate wall-hanging system, TEMP’s design looks to evolve the modern art gallery

Buildings
06.08.20
sculptural portal to ring road tunnel in south tyrol, italy - iconeye.com

MoDusArchitects creates sculptural portal on Italian ring road

As part of an ongoing traffic-reducing project, design has been embraced at the core of this infrastructural build

News
03.08.20

NEON’s Shiver House re-imagined in wood for 5th anniversary

The popular sculpture, unveiled in Finland in 2015, has been reconstructed out of timber

News
29.07.20
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Arctic Nordic Alpine: modern architecture in dramatic climates

A new exhibition in Berlin examines the dialogue between extreme Nordic landscapes and contemporary buildings

Buildings
22.07.20

Network Rail launches design competition to re-imagine local train stations

Determined to reinvigorate its small and medium sized local stations, Network Rail and RIBA have unveiled a three-phase competition for design, built environment and manufacturing firms. 

News
15.07.20

Notre-Dame spire to be restored to pre-fire design

Speculation on a contemporary replacement for the damaged spire of the cathedral has been quashed by French President Emmanuel Macron.

News
14.07.20

Public art project launches with works of Grenfell artist Khadija Saye

The works of the young Gambian-British artist, who tragically lost her life in the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017, are the first installment of site-specific exhibition project Breath is Invisible. 

News
10.07.20

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Yinka Ilori creates colourful ‘launderette’ in London

London community workshops turn waste into homeware

Hélène Binet’s architectural photography celebrated in Royal Academy show

Estudio Herreros-designed Munch museum opens in Oslo

‘Modernist Glade’ created in Milton Keynes by Hayatsu Architects and Tue Greenfort

WilkinsonEyre completes Lord’s Cricket Ground stands

Nike opens LeBron James Innovation Center

OMA transforms historic Berlin department store 

Andrew Berman Architect completes sustainable library transformation


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Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Yinka Ilori creates colourful ‘launderette’ in London

London community workshops turn waste into homeware

Hélène Binet’s architectural photography celebrated in Royal Academy show

Estudio Herreros-designed Munch museum opens in Oslo

‘Modernist Glade’ created in Milton Keynes by Hayatsu Architects and Tue Greenfort

WilkinsonEyre completes Lord’s Cricket Ground stands

Nike opens LeBron James Innovation Center

OMA transforms historic Berlin department store 

Andrew Berman Architect completes sustainable library transformation


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