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Kengo Kuma's high-tech take on wood
The Japanese architect draws from natural forms to create these wooden-slatted chalets on Bali's southern coast
Published: Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Viñoly joins other starchitects in Miami
Architect's two tower condo, One River Point, boasts skylofts and a skybridge for 'elegantly expensive living'
Published: Monday, 23 January 2017
How The Jetsons inspired a 3-mile-high super tall
Engineers Arcon say the materials and technology to build this future cityscape already exist
Published: Friday, 20 January 2017
Aren't these wooden buildings beautiful?
400 million years old and wood (finally) gets its own book and show!
Published: Friday, 20 January 2017
Bold new stadiums for Chelsea FC and the Raiders
Two world-class sports brands are teaming up with equally prominent architects to oversee new homes
Published: Monday, 16 January 2017
Rem Koolhaas creates a new Factory for Manchester
OMA leans on the city's legendary televisual and musical heritage for its huge new cultural venue
Published: Friday, 13 January 2017
JFK airport gets a $10 billion upgrade
Could a huge cash injection turn this 68-year-old entry point into the kind of airport New York deserves?
Published: Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Elemental Living - Down Under
Resembling an ancient settlement and built using rammed earth and local crushed rock, Earth House comprises a series of living and sleeping spaces, all connected by a corridor the architect calls the 'disappearing street'
Published: Wednesday, 21 December 2016
Steven Holl’s wave-like library for Malawi
The brilliant US architect brings his contemplative building design skills to one of the poorest areas of Africa
Published: Monday, 19 December 2016
BIG to rebrand the Nordic countries
Bjarke Ingels’ practice joins Area9, Ole Lund Creative and Mensch in an ambitious rebrand of the region
Published: Thursday, 15 December 2016
MAD's Fake Hills solve real world problems
Our new book shows how this coastal block draws on the local geography to bring nature into its residents’ lives
Published: Tuesday, 13 December 2016
MAD's twisted home for traditional wooden art
Our new book describes how MAD architects created a polished steel home for a wood museum
Published: Tuesday, 6 December 2016
Ma Yansong on his MAD Tiananmen Square forest
The MAD Architect looks back on his scheme for Beijing and wonders whether he could improve Western cities
Published: Wednesday, 30 November 2016


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