A Dutch team led by Hella Jongerius is redesigning the room where the world’s biggest decisions are made.
Coop Himmelb(l)au’s church in Hainburg, Austria combines digital design with references to the giants of modernism.
It is no coincidence that Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd Wright and Buckminster Fuller were all taught in kindergartens, the school system that introduced building blocks into educational play.
It’s rare that a building looks like nothing else of its kind, but “La Trufa”, by Anton Garcia-Abril and Ensamble Studio is one such work.
Labyrinthine and weird, the Tricorn shopping centre was a brutalist fantasy that was doomed to failure in 20th-century Plymouth. Owen Hatherley enjoys a belated obituary.
It's good to see modernism wrestled out of the jaws of the middle classes and the heritage industry, says William Wiles.
Architects need to be less autonomous and engage with the everyday, argues Jeremy Till, but this could well be a case of merry myth-making, says Charles Holland.