Recent Articles

What you get when you mash up Mies with Le Corb
Farnsavoye, a hybrid of two 20th-century masterpieces, where plagiarism is a key design feature
Published: Tuesday, 29 July 2014
Take a look inside a real gardener's garden
We launch our new book The Gardener's Garden at Munstead Wood, the quintessential English garden
Published: Friday, 25 July 2014
The future of North Korean tourism: flying hotels?
Utopian visions, one of the most intriguing Venice Biennale presentations, inspires a real architecture tour
Published: Friday, 25 July 2014
Frank Gehry’s models on the move in France
The Pritzker laureate’s maquettes feature in a new Arles show, alongside works by David Lynch and Tino Sehgal
Published: Thursday, 24 July 2014
UK architects make the Hollywood sign disappear
What has London practice Ordinary Architecture done to this landmark, as part of LA's On The Road project?
Published: Wednesday, 23 July 2014
Bold new Belgian architecture in the Atlas
Our online resource takes a look at some of the finest new buildings from the land of Magritte and moules-frites
Published: Wednesday, 23 July 2014
The story behind Mies van der Rohe's name changes
With his numerous name changes he joined a roll call of avant-garde artists intent on reinventing themselves
Published: Monday, 21 July 2014
The most experimental buildings in the Phaidon Atlas
The latest Phaidon Atlas focus is on buildings that push the limits of inspiration, technology and technique
Published: Friday, 18 July 2014
Moshe Safdie's tropical airport complex
Can Moshe Safdie and Associates Project Jewel turn Singapore’s Changi Airport into a genuine tourist attraction?
Published: Friday, 18 July 2014
Carlo Scarpa’s surprisingly traditional legacy
The architect’s work might still look modern, yet as a new Venetian show makes clear, Scarpa built on traditions
Published: Thursday, 17 July 2014
Could this propeller-shaped airport get airborne?
Bangkok practice offers land-locked Niger a sleek transport hub based on an antique aeronautical design
Published: Thursday, 17 July 2014
How Louis Kahn's drawings changed his architecture
New show and Phaidon monograph show how drawings from Egypt influenced use of form, light and shape
Published: Monday, 14 July 2014
Have you seen BIG’s new Washington maze?
'I had anxiety attacks that it was going to be too easy,' says Bjarke Ingels, 'but it’s actually pretty confusing'
Published: Monday, 14 July 2014

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