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2021 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist announced

The annual prize celebrates the best of architecture in the UK – and six buildings are shortlisted 15 Clerkenwell Close, by Groupwork. Photograph: Tim Soar

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

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

Norman Foster has been designing innovative high tech buildings for more than four decades. Possibly the most prominent architect of his generation, Norman Foster is

Architects

Herzog & de Meuron: A studio of paradoxes

Laban Dance Centre. Photo by Claire Saxby via Flickr  At once traditional and avant garde, Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron are hard to define.

Architects

The five design principles of Passivhaus explained

 Stirling Prize-winning Goldsmith Street by architect Mikhail Riches is the largest Passivhaus development in the UK. Photo by Evelyn Simak What does Passivhaus mean? It’s

Movements

Who’s on the Stirling Prize shortlist 2019?

London Bridge Station by Grimshaw. Photo by Paul Raftery This year’s six shortlisted project vary widely in terms of scale and function RIBA has announced

News

Stirling Prize winners launch Architects Declare, calling for action on climate change

Haworth Tompkins instigated the declaration. The practice won the Stirling in 2014 for the Everyman Theatre in Liverpool by Haworth Tompkins. Photo by Ruth W

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ICON Minds: The Future of Cities

The UN predicts two thirds of the global population will be urban dwellers by 2050. How will designers need to adapt to face new demands,

Cities

Mixed reactions as Foster + Partners scoops up Stirling Prize for Bloomberg HQ

Foster + Partners’ £1bn HQ for Bloomberg has picked up the 2018 Stirling Prize, though the reaction from the public has been mixed, writes Rita

News

RIBA reveals 2018 Stirling Prize shortlist

The six-building shortlist for the Stirling Prize building of the year award has been revealed by RIBA, including nods for Foster and Jamie Fobert  

GALLERY

Amin Taha: The London architect making innovative use of materials

Amin Taha’s RIBA-nominated Barrett’s Grove project. Photo: Timothy Soar Architect Amin Taha weaves rich stories of time and place from rough-hewn limestone, terracotta concrete, and

Features

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Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

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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

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021

Set designer Lydia Chan creates maximalist London installation

Mecanoo transforms Mies van der Rohe’s MLK Library

London basketball court co-designed with local residents

Mario Cucinella designs Tuscan cultural centre with ‘suspended plaza’

London’s Courtauld Gallery reopens after redevelopment


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