Recent Articles

We join Charlize Theron backstage at the Oscars!
Did you spot the ultimate Phaidon shelfie in the green room at last night's 88th Academy Awards?
Published: Monday, 29 February 2016
Steven Holl updates Mumbai’s oldest museum
Architect cuts apertures into gallery spaces allowing exactly 25 lumens of light to flood interior spaces
Published: Friday, 26 February 2016
Modern new look for folk museum
This timber-clad extension to the Romsdal Museum is designed to complement some far older local buildings
Published: Thursday, 25 February 2016
Take a look at these shiny, tiny buildings
Our book Nanotecture brings together some of the smallest built things, including these great reflective dwellings
Published: Tuesday, 23 February 2016
Animating Frank Lloyd Wright
Hear the great architect talk religion, nature and money, in this little-seen, newly animated 1957 interview
Published: Thursday, 18 February 2016
BIG goes small for Serpentine Pavilion
Bjarke Ingels joins Asif Khan, Kunlé Adeyemi, Barkow Leibinger and Yona Friedman in Nanotecture celebration
Published: Thursday, 11 February 2016
MoMA hosts anti-starchitect show
A Japanese Constellation demonstrates how architecture is best viewed as a collaborative enterprise
Published: Wednesday, 10 February 2016
Álvaro Siza takes to the stage in Catalonia
Red brick building in small town is latest example of the slow burn architect's mastery of simple, austere beauty
Published: Monday, 8 February 2016
Tokyo’s cloud-harvesting vertical commuter town
Kohn Pedersen Fox and Leslie E. Robertson Associates aim to build it by 2045. Will they succeed?
Published: Friday, 5 February 2016
A bright new look for the City of Light
Peripheriques Marin+Trottin Architectes hatch multi-faceted, novel plan to deal with the density of urban Paris
Published: Thursday, 4 February 2016
Snøhetta gives Philly a Silicon Valley style library
This Philadelphia university's glass, stone and timber building majors on break-out spaces, not book stacks
Published: Wednesday, 3 February 2016
Annabelle Selldorf talks galleries and garbage
The acclaimed architect discusses her wide-ranging portfolio of projects at Cooper Union this week
Published: Monday, 1 February 2016
Frank Lloyd Wright's $3m starter home
Learn why this LA house, originally built for middle-income Americans, has moved well into seven figure territory
Published: Thursday, 28 January 2016


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