The Miami bridge collapse is just the latest in a string of fatal infrastructure failures. It must lead to government renewing its commitment to public architecture and infrastructure

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Tuesday, 30 June 2015 00:00

The trouble with bridges

Spanning a river was once an exercise in elegance and beauty, but today’s bridges express nothing but their own structural virtuosity. Bridge design, it seems, has become the prog rock of architecture, says Charles Holland

Published in Crimes Against Design
Tuesday, 16 August 2011 14:44

Italian Design Report: Bridge of Peace

With several new buildings in Tbilisi, Michele De Lucchi is bringing Italian design to the historic heart of Georgia’s capital. But is his latest work a powerful statement or a bridge too far?

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Wednesday, 07 July 2010 14:04

João Luis Carrilho da Graça Bridge

A bridge is a chance to show off for many architects.

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