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The phantasmagorical world of Vasily Klyukin
Has this Russian-born banker turned design dilettante created the architectural equivalent of outsider art?
Published: Friday, 11 March 2016
A truly transparent Islamic Centre for NYC
Designing an Islamic Centre for NYC was not an easy commission but we think Koray Duman has pulled it off
Published: Friday, 11 March 2016
Dada's birthplace to be recreated for Manifesta 11
Cabaret Voltaire will be recreated with a 21st century twist for the Christian Jankowski-curated event this summer
Published: Thursday, 10 March 2016
On International Women's Day meet Annabelle!
Learn how architect Annabelle Selldorf introduced classicism, utility and restraint into today's art galleries
Published: Tuesday, 8 March 2016
The London playground inspired by a Japanese photo
Look at these Hélène Binet images of Asif Khan’s new playground inspired by a Rinko Kawauchi photograph
Published: Friday, 4 March 2016
Sou Fujimoto and David Chipperfield reinvent Paris
Fujimoto’s Thousand Trees scheme wins one of the 23 sites earmarked for, ahem, root-and branch regeneration
Published: Wednesday, 2 March 2016
Take a look at these tiny kaleidoscopic buildings
New book Nanotecture brings together some of the smallest best built things including these playful creations
Published: Tuesday, 1 March 2016
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


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