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A Champagne bar to stop Paris flooding
Former Zaha Hadid employee Dr. Margot Krasojevic's new plan holds back the Seine, but lets the bubbly flow
Published: Thursday, 14 August 2014
Where better to buy a copy of The Design Book?
Legendary St Marks Bookshop moves into new space with curvy new shelving courtesy Clouds Architecture Office
Published: Wednesday, 13 August 2014
Shigeru Ban imagines Aspen Art Museum as a basket
New ski resort museum also references those early cardboard designs you'll find in his Phaidon monograph
Published: Wednesday, 13 August 2014
Álvaro Siza makes his first splash in China
81-year-old's horseshoe structure perched on an island in Jiangsu Province is also his first on water

Published: Wednesday, 13 August 2014
Turkish architect reinvents the mosque
Main prayer hall is replaced by two identical sacred spaces side by side in new design
Published: Tuesday, 12 August 2014
BIG creates a Zootopia for the animal kingdom
Not content with making life better for us humans, Bjarke Ingels and co turn their attention to the animal world
Published: Thursday, 7 August 2014
Robert McCarter celebrates Alvar Aalto
Here's what happened at our Aalto book launch in Minneapolis last night
Published: Thursday, 7 August 2014
Watch this great Gardener's Garden video
Does Munstead Wood head gardener Annabel Watts have the best job in the world? Watch our video and decide
Published: Wednesday, 6 August 2014
Atkins reinvents office windows in China
Architects say 001 symbolises Guangzhou as first Chinese city open for international trading many dynasties ago
Published: Wednesday, 6 August 2014
A bus terminal worth waiting for
Turkey's youngest architecture practice Bahadir Kul Architects bring a sense of style to the bus terminal in Kayseri
Published: Monday, 4 August 2014
The best new city houses are in the Phaidon Atlas
From irregular concrete gridded blocks in Lisbon to leaf-covered façades in Ho Chi Minh City they're all here
Published: Friday, 1 August 2014
Inflatable concrete housing - who knew?
The Binishell is a cheap, quick and, its proponents say, environmentally friendly building solution
Published: Thursday, 31 July 2014
What a Shigeru Ban airport looks like on day one
Fascinating sketches reveal thinking behind architect's new tea plantation-inspired Mount Fuji airport design
Published: Wednesday, 30 July 2014

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