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A Brilliant Black Building for Halloween!

This Victorian house, from our new book Black: Architecture in Monochrome, looks perfect for trick or treating
Published: Tuesday, 31 October 2017

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Take a look at these beautiful black buildings
Met Museum and LACMA's Stella Paul deconstructs architecture’s dark side in our new book Black
Published: Thursday, 14 September 2017
Happy birthday Tadao Ando!
As he turns 76 take a look at one of his most beautiful, best-loved buildings, Church of the Light
Published: Wednesday, 13 September 2017
For sale: an audacious rendition of a Frank Lloyd Wright
There may be cheaper ways of owning a Frank Lloyd Wright but few that will satisfy your inner Bond like this
Published: Tuesday, 29 August 2017
Selldorf and Diller’s rival plans for UK's national treasure
Diller, Scofidio + Renfro and Selldorf Architects have unveiled two very different visions for a UK stately home
Published: Wednesday, 23 August 2017
Musée Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech takes shape
The city that the designer took as his second home will house a sleek, red-brick museum dedicated to his work
Published: Tuesday, 22 August 2017
A Movement in a Moment: The International Style
Discover how a 1932 MoMA exhibition helped introduce the entire world to the joys of modern architecture
Published: Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Peter Chadwick’s beautiful Brutalist car parks
Though some are threatened by the wrecking ball - in the designer's posters these concrete beauties live on
Published: Wednesday, 9 August 2017
Could this bendy skyscraper take shape in New York?
Can Manhattanites bear another super-scraper? Architects Oiio think so if the idea is original enough
Published: Monday, 7 August 2017
Liz Diller on the successes, flaws and laws of the High Line
The US architect says everyone in her profession should consider the unwanted effects of outrageous success
Published: Monday, 31 July 2017
Who wants a pop-up, mobile beach house?
A British firm has developed a mobile, self-assembling holiday home, which pops up in around 10 minutes
Published: Tuesday, 25 July 2017
MAD’s sci-fi base for a truly futuristic car company
Faraday Future’s space-age facility might help usher in an age of superfast, zero-emission self-driving vehicles
Published: Thursday, 20 July 2017
A sax-shaped tower for Rotterdam's skyline
MVRDV says its twin-tower and connecting bridge “represents musicality, character and elegance”
Published: Monday, 17 July 2017


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