The yearly architectural celebrity showcase is invariably over-engineered, superficial and aloof, says Owen Hatherley. And now the programme has expanded ...
As the 2010 Biennale winds up over in Venice, Kieran Long asks where the old-fashioned troublemaking was in Kazuyo Sejima’s good-taste, tranquilising exhibition.
Seven new architecture books come under the microscope, covering topics from Cedric Price and planning to struts and situationists.
With the death of JG Ballard in April, modern architecture lost one of its strangest and most powerful advocates.