Architecture Stories

Nendo turns tombs into a fun park in Japan

The Japanese architecture and design practice draws on ancient burial motifs (and pizzas) for its first park Nendo turns tombs into a fun park in Japan

How Charles Rennie Mackintosh changed the Vienna Secession

Discover the architect and designer's often overlooked influence on Austria’s famed art movement How Charles Rennie Mackintosh changed the Vienna Secession

MAD make the walls come alive in this Beijing bathroom

The Chinese architects rethink art bathroom conventions setting LEDs into the walls of Roca Beijing MAD make the walls come alive in this Beijing bathroom

You can see into North Korea from this very big wheel

But you'll have to have a really good head for heights - it's the biggest 'spokeless' one in the world You can see into North Korea from this very big wheel

Amazon plants out its Spheres

The tech firm is bringing a little Amazonian-style biodiversity to Seattle as it propagates its new meeting space Amazon plants out its Spheres

Korea joins The High Line club

The Dutch architecture practice MVRDV has created a linear park for the South Korean capital Seoul Korea joins The High Line club

Why John Pawson is the ideal Noguchi Award winner

Everyone from Ian Schrager to Deyan Sudjic thinks the architect is an apt Isamu Noguchi Award honouree Why John Pawson is the ideal Noguchi Award winner

How Sottsass and Scarpa pushed back against modernism

A new ceramics exhibition sheds light on the ways these two Italians subtly rejected modernism’s restraints How Sottsass and Scarpa pushed back against modernism

A Carlo Scarpa guide to Venice

Heading to La Serenissima for the art? Great! But don't forget to take a look at the city's architecture too A Carlo Scarpa guide to Venice

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