Douglas Murphy asks what this year’s line-up for the prestigious award says about the state of British architecture

Published in Comment
Thursday, 02 April 2015 09:57

2 April: The week’s most read

SelgasCano's Serpentine pavilion, Bernard Tschumi's Paris zoo and Barber Osgerby at the Bodleian were among the popular topics of the past seven days

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Architect's refurbished Giles Gilbert Scott building in Oxford reopened this weekend as the Weston Library

Published in GALLERY
Monday, 02 February 2015 12:12

Wellcome Collection reading room

Opening on 5 February, the London institution's wondrous new library by architecture and design practice AOC combines the spirit of open access with the aesthetic of open-heart surgery

Published in News
Thursday, 27 November 2014 02:00

Singapore National Stadium

Singapore's new National Stadium has the world's largest single-span dome. And by leaving it open at one end, its designers have given the multi-purpose pitch one of the most beautiful backdrops in sport

Published in Features
Monday, 19 May 2014 11:20

Pipe dreams: Battersea Power Station

Battersea Power Station, derelict for more than 30 years, has been called a graveyard of architectural visions. Christopher Turner visits the practices responsible for some of these fantastical, unrealised schemes – by John Outram, Nicholas Grimshaw, Ron Arad and Terry Farrell – and talks to Wilkinson Eyre about its latest ideas

Published in Features
Thursday, 01 March 2012 15:51

Savage Messiah by Laura Oldfield Ford

Ford rails against the annihilation of our public spaces and the erosion of civic resistance, leaving us with little hope, says Chris Hall.

Published in Review
Thursday, 01 March 2012 09:50

Gardens by the Bay by Moshe Safdie

Wilkinson Eyre’s greenhouses at Singapore’s new botanical gardens echo the city state’s colonial past but hint at a more open future.

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