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Richard Rogers’s parents house is going to Harvard
The architect’s late sixties creation will serve as a London base for the university’s Graduate School of Design
Published: Monday, 13 April 2015
Modern stadium draws on ancient motifs
Can you spot the medieval architectural influences in this Anatolian soccer facility, currently under construction?
Published: Wednesday, 8 April 2015
Stories from the Secession - Otto Wagner's revolt
How the inspired Austrian architect came to rebel against his own work, as revealed in our book Art in Vienna
Published: Tuesday, 7 April 2015
'Even modernists like Mies loved bricks. . .'
From Bavarian viaducts to Mesopotamian zigurats, Brick author William Hall also loves them - we ask him why
Published: Thursday, 2 April 2015
The Store Detective: Carturesti Carusel, Bucharest
Books provide a happy ending to this cavernous 19th century bank building in Bucharest’s old town
Published: Thursday, 2 April 2015
A stainless steel tribute to Jean Prouvé
Anne Démians' Quai Quest in Nancy, France, draws on Prouvé’s mid-century work to reinvigorate his home city
Published: Monday, 30 March 2015
The LA landmark set to become a design museum
Is this contemporary art and design museum just the kind of investment Los Angeles’ Old Bank District needs?
Published: Monday, 30 March 2015
Spend a day in London with Wallpaper* City Guides
Follow Instagram icon Joe Pickard as he 'works' his way through Wallpaper* City Guides' 24 hour guide
Published: Monday, 30 March 2015
Why would an architect burn a wooden building?
The Phaidon Atlas focuses on an ancient Japanese preservation technique employed by contemporary architects
Published: Wednesday, 25 March 2015
Shoshanna's off to Japan and she's got a great guide!
The series four finale of Girls last night had a host of surprises - not least the inclusion of our Wallpaper* City Guide
Published: Monday, 23 March 2015
Hiroshi Sugimoto creates his own museum
After his criticism of museums by OMA and Libeskind the photographer is designing his own coastal art complex
Published: Friday, 20 March 2015
One thing not to miss in Paris
Spring has sprung and with it comes a new Wallpaper* City Guide, packed with cool things to see and do
Published: Friday, 20 March 2015
Why Heatherwick's hub is made for modern learning
The British designer hopes this towering new university facility in Singapore will encourage impromptu exchanges
Published: Thursday, 19 March 2015

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