Recent Articles

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!
Published: Tuesday, 28 March 2017
A new home for the Hollywood sign?
Hirsuta's winning competition design could rival landmark LA residences by John Lautner and Frank Gehry
Published: Thursday, 23 March 2017
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
Published: Monday, 20 March 2017
How is BIG’s Lego house coming along?
Pretty well it seems - Bjarke Ingels should have it finished by September!
Published: Friday, 10 March 2017
When Lina Bo Bardi built her own home
Celebrating the world's first female brutalist architect on International Women's Day
Published: Wednesday, 8 March 2017
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
Published: Thursday, 2 March 2017
And the award for best book in the Oscars green room goes to Charles-Édouard Jeanneret!
Aagh! We mean Le Corbusier! Our Le Grand book took centre stage backstage last night. . .
Published: Monday, 27 February 2017
Frank Gehry talks creativity and staying strong
87-year-old Pritzker Laureate offers advice in video to promote his new online Masterclass
Published: Thursday, 23 February 2017
The wood that inspired 2017's Serpentine Pavilion
Diébédo Francis Kéré says his pavilion draws from the trees of his African home town
Published: Thursday, 23 February 2017
Uncovering the hidden gems of Palm Springs
Phaidon author Sam Lubell talks mid-century architecture fans through the town's highlights
Published: Monday, 20 February 2017
London hair salon swaps mirrors for art
Sam Jacob Studio takes the customers’ minds off the cut and into artistic contemplation
Published: Thursday, 9 February 2017
Miracles of Mobitecture - The Sound Booth
Barry Prophet's hut on Lake Nipissing, Ontario is a listening room for the sounds generated on the outside
Published: Friday, 3 February 2017
China's Rose Museum puts the petal to the metal
NEXT Architects create a striking, stainless-steel home for floral appreciation in the Chinese capital, Beijing
Published: Friday, 3 February 2017


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