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Eat Play Work: La Cantine is a new breed of workplace in the Paris suburbs

In Pantin, a commune in the north-eastern suburbs of Paris, there sits a robust industrial structure. Originally built in the 1930s,…
22 Jun 2018

The Forge: bringing design back to the Isle of Dogs

An old Victorian iron shipping warehouse in London’s Isle of Dogs that once launched Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s paddle steamer in…
14 Jun 2018

Currency in Circulation: Perkins+Will upgrades the Bank of Canada building

Established in 1935, the Bank of Canada moved into its permanent headquarters – a late neoclassical granite building in Ottawa’s…
08 Jun 2018

The Garment Factory: Glasgow Victorian building restored to former glory

Designed in 1898 by Glasgow architects James Thomson, the old J&W Campbell textile factory had fallen into a state of…
07 Jun 2018

Inside the Spanish school with a vanishing second storey

Adisappearing building may sound like an entertaining magic trick of sorts, but in ABLM Arquitectos’ Almost Invisible School, there is…
06 Jun 2018

Bleak House: Saatchi & Saatchi's new Chancery Lane location

Sometimes it pays to wait. This is certainly true of Bennetts Associates’ eye-catching office build on Chancery Lane, a part of…
01 Jun 2018

Birmingham: how Britain's second city is making a comeback

Birmingham has always struggled with its image – its brutalist architecture gazing down on a network of ring roads, underpasses…
29 May 2018

How to future-proof our buildings? An example from Berlin

Why build smart? That's one of the key questions and it covers a whole sector or spectrum of people involved…
25 May 2018

The Minster Building: City of London neo-gothic gets a refurb

With the post-modernist masterpiece at One Poultry having just reopened replete with a trendy WeWork outpost, Foster’s new Bloomberg HQ…
21 May 2018

Wild West Coast: Feldman Architecture converts an old stables building

For a company to leave a location as iconic as San Francisco’s Ferry Building overlooking the bay, I suspect incentives must…
11 May 2018

Hawkins\Brown's bespoke Here East robotics research facility for UCL Bartlett is on point

There’s one word that sums up what we’ve been doing here and that word is collaboration,” says Roger Hawkins, co-founder…
08 May 2018

Future Proof: Orms brings forgotten London landmark back to life

Joining together elements from the past and present, while ensuring an office building is futureproof, doesn’t always work – but in…
04 May 2018

MoreySmith tunes up Sony Music HQ

Leading design and architecture practice practice MoreySmith has completed a renovation of Sony Music’s headquarters, in a Grade-II listed art deco…
30 Apr 2018

MIPIM 2018: Smart technology dominated discussions

Cannes might be known for its red carpet glamour and constant stream of sunshine, but in March it was something…
25 Apr 2018

Gucci HQ: Piuarch brings a retired aircraft factory in the centre of Milan to life

Space is something of a luxury these days. Particularly in London, where office measurements are shrinking at an astonishingly fast…
24 Apr 2018

Bloomberg and White Collar Factory among best workplaces in London by BCO 

The new Bloomberg offices, the White Collar Factory, and Here East are amongst the London workplaces recognised but the British…
23 Apr 2018

Storey: Hût designs British Land's new flexible working space in Appold Street

It’s a curious meeting of worlds at Appold Street in the Liverpool Street area of London, where one of Hût…
29 Mar 2018

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