Recent Articles

James Corner brings icebergs to Washington DC
The British-born landscape architect’s new installation at the National Building Museum mimics a glacial ice field
Published: Wednesday, 6 July 2016
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: Thursday, 30 June 2016
Barbican set to get all Jutaku next year
Gallery endorses Phaidon’s love of East Asian architecture in forthcoming show The Japanese House
Published: Thursday, 30 June 2016
How icebergs shape this Olafur Eliasson building
He hopes his Ice Void will make the experience of visiting a Greenland glacier more understandable for all
Published: Thursday, 23 June 2016
Sou Fujimoto rethinks the rented apartment
Fancy sharing a TV with everyone in your block? Take a look at Sou’s radical ideas at Tokyo's House Vision show
Published: Wednesday, 22 June 2016
Why Steven Holl punched holes in his library
The architect's wall cuts add drama to this Hunters Point building while also paying tribute to a local landmark
Published: Tuesday, 21 June 2016
The story behind this Brutalist beauty
The structure on This Brutal World's cover may look mid century but it was actually built by Herzog & de Meuron
Published: Monday, 20 June 2016
How you can save this Marcel Breuer building
The architect’s American Press Institute could be flattened – you can help hold back the wrecking ball
Published: Monday, 13 June 2016
This is Norman Foster's first building in Brooklyn
Up and coming Red Hook gets a glossy, glassy waterfront office block courtesy of the British architect
Published: Friday, 10 June 2016
Bjarke Ingels talks about his Serpentine pavilion
The Danish architect told us about the cathedral-like qualities of his new creation at last night's launch in London
Published: Thursday, 9 June 2016
Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater explained
Discover how this perfect mid-century holiday home, kick-started the brilliant US architect's flagging career
Published: Wednesday, 8 June 2016
When Breuer joined the Bauhaus
How a brilliant student made the cutting-edge products of the design school available to everyone
Published: Tuesday, 7 June 2016
Can the Venice Biennale change how the Brits live?
Forget the models and drawings the British Pavilion is addressing the UK's biggest challenge for young people
Published: Tuesday, 31 May 2016


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