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New pedestrian bridge opens in King’s Cross

Designed by Moxon Architects, the red Esperance Bridge improves connections in the rapidly growing London area A striking red pedestrian bridge has arrived in King’s

Design

Modernist south London garages transformed into arts hub

The 1960s building is now home to arts organisation Forma and includes a colourful public rooftop garden Words by Francesca Perry Sanchez Benton Architects –

Architecture

Adam Nathaniel Furman completes Proud Little Pyramid in King’s Cross London

The installation kicks off a six-month residency for the designer at King’s Cross London-based artist and designer Adam Nathaniel Furman has completed Proud Little Pyramid,

Design

A tribute to ordinary London, the 2021 Serpentine Pavilion opens

Designed by Counterspace, the pavilion highlights places significant to London’s migrant communities, as well as the threat posed by gentrification Words by Riya Patel In

Architecture

Expanded Geffrye Museum in east London reopens as Museum of the Home

Wright & Wright’s sensitive restoration, renovation and expansion project has increased space and accessibility in this historic Hoxton museum Words by Francesca Perry Home. It’s

Architecture

Erect Architecture completes community centre in Stoke Newington

Attached to a Grade II*-listed Victorian church, the St Mary’s Centre supports diverse community events while respecting its historic surroundings London-based Erect Architecture has completed

Buildings

Yinka Ilori designs basketball court in Canary Wharf

The temporary basketball court is designed in Ilori’s signature bright colours and patterns, with the message ‘Be the best you can be’ Words by Francesca

Design

The Wood Street Altarpiece celebrates community gardening in Walthamstow

Designed by Eleanor Hill in collaboration with local residents, the triptych installation animates the underpass of a railway bridge In the underpass of a railway

Design

Adam Richards Architects completes The Cheese Barge

Located in Paddington, London, the new restaurant barge takes cues from across history for its design Words by Harriet Thorpe London- and Sussex-based Adam Richards Architects,

Architecture

Social housing and the hopes of young Londoners: Ayo Akingbade’s A Glittering City

Two films by Akingbade, which explore urban and social change in London, are on show at the Whitechapel Gallery Dear Babylon (2019) by Ayo Akingbade

Cities

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In Toulouse, an aeronautical factory becomes a startup hub

New pedestrian bridge opens in King’s Cross

Exploring 100 years of radical Dutch social design

Modernist south London garages transformed into arts hub

Studio Ossidiana designs floating garden in Istanbul

Jony Ive and Prince Charles will save us all with design, apparently

Morag Myerscough transforms Coventry shopping street

Roller-skating rink transforms Nantes public space

Matter Architecture completes new bridge in Hull


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

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

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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In Toulouse, an aeronautical factory becomes a startup hub

New pedestrian bridge opens in King’s Cross

Exploring 100 years of radical Dutch social design

Modernist south London garages transformed into arts hub

Studio Ossidiana designs floating garden in Istanbul

Jony Ive and Prince Charles will save us all with design, apparently

Morag Myerscough transforms Coventry shopping street

Roller-skating rink transforms Nantes public space

Matter Architecture completes new bridge in Hull


Videos

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New Nordic design

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Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality