Architecture Stories

In Production - Ornament Is Crime

Architecture & Design Editor Virginia McLeod gives us a sneak peek at a book about to leave our shelves for yours In Production - Ornament Is Crime

Diller Scofidio + Renfro make a roof from jeans

The US architectural practice repurposes 300 pairs of denim strides for 2017's Milan Design Week Diller Scofidio + Renfro make a roof from jeans

Did Warhol inspire Peter Marino’s biker look?

The leather-clad archistar expresses his admiration for Andy’s fright wig in 60 Minutes interview Did Warhol inspire Peter Marino’s biker look?

Understand Edwin Lutyens in 5 buildings

The British architect was born on this day 29 March in 1869 - this is how to get his subtle buildings Understand Edwin Lutyens in 5 buildings

Anyone got $15 million for this Sottsass Silicon Valley home?

Built for IDEO's David Kelley, the entire dwelling was laid out in an Italian gym; the furniture was built to scale, dissembled, shipped to the US, and rebuilt by Italian craftsmen - sadly, the great book on the table is not included! Anyone got $15 million for this Sottsass Silicon Valley home?

A new home for the Hollywood sign?

Hirsuta's winning competition design could rival landmark LA residences by John Lautner and Frank Gehry A new home for the Hollywood sign?

Will MAD finally get to build the Lucas Museum?

After attempts in Chicago and San Francisco LA looks likely to play host to the billion dollar building Will MAD finally get to build the Lucas Museum?

How is BIG’s Lego house coming along?

Pretty well it seems - Bjarke Ingels should have it finished by September! How is BIG’s Lego house coming along?

When Lina Bo Bardi built her own home

Celebrating the world's first female brutalist architect on International Women's Day When Lina Bo Bardi built her own home

Why the Pritzker Prize went to a trio

RCR Arquitectes - the first trio to win the prize see collaboration as a way to resist individualism Why the Pritzker Prize went to a trio

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