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Sou Fujimoto's vertical village for Paris

The Japanese architect’s new Parisian proposal is a winning, wooden fix for the city's urban sprawl
Published: Wednesday, 18 April 2018

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BIG turn a hotel into a ski run
By chopping the five storey block into a zig-zag of slabs, Bjarke Ingels and co. add a new piste to the Alps
Published: Wednesday, 18 April 2018
These waterside homes offer splendid isolation
Want to get away from it all? Then take a look at these perfectly isolated island homes, featured in Living on Water
Published: Friday, 6 April 2018
How Edwin Luytens created Great Dixter
The architect was born 149 years ago today. Here's how he took two medieval buildings to make something new
Published: Thursday, 29 March 2018
Metabolism: the architectural style behind Isle of Dogs
A quick guide to the utopian architectural movement that influenced Wes Anderson’s dystopian dog film
Published: Thursday, 29 March 2018
Herzog & de Meuron float a block above the Moscow River
The architects preserve old industrial buildings, create a new park and still make the most of a riverside view
Published: Friday, 23 March 2018
These waterside homes are perfect for a cosy log fire
Want a cool view and a warming hearth? Then these are the architectural retreats just right for you
Published: Tuesday, 20 March 2018
The brilliant, female gaze of Grafton Architects
‘We were born female and have the pleasure and pain of seeing the world through female eyes,’ say the Irish duo
Published: Thursday, 8 March 2018
Snarkitecture creates a sneaker shrine for Kith in LA
The art, architecture and design studio makes the footwear specialist's elite ranges look even more special
Published: Wednesday, 28 February 2018
These waterside homes are perfect for city dwellers
Want splendid, watery isolation, within reach of an Uber? Then these are the architectural retreats for you
Published: Tuesday, 27 February 2018
These waterside homes blend perfectly into their surroundings
Love water, nature and the built environment? Then here are some ideal works of architecture for you
Published: Friday, 23 February 2018
Graffiti helps Annabelle Selldorf win a conservation award
The architect’s work on Hauser & Wirth’s LA outpost has just won the city’s most prestigious conservancy award
Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018
These waterside homes are perfect - so long as you like heights!
Do you suffer from acrophobia? Then you probably shouldn’t take a trip to these rooms with a view. . .
Published: Tuesday, 20 February 2018


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