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Arts University Bournemouth gets new studios

  Modern design studios and workshops are the third stage of Design Engine Architects’ ongoing masterplan for Arts University Bournemouth…
16 Aug 2017

Academic tech firm Mendeley asked design firm Align for a grown-up environment

Align director Gurvinder Khurana leads me into Mendeley’s user testing room. It’s actually a pair of rooms designed for observing…
04 Aug 2017

Peter Murray: London’s learning to take the rough with the smooth

A long time ago, I recall, Eric Parry exhibited a painting in the RA Summer Exhibition on board skimmed with…
01 Aug 2017

The Bartlett gets an airy upgrade from architects Hawkins\Brown

With a strong representation of its alumni within the practice, Hawkins\Brown has enjoyed a long-standing relationship with the Bartlett School…
28 Jul 2017

Edinburgh experiences real estate boom

The Scottish capital is well known for its gothic and medieval architecture, as well as modern landmarks like the Scottish…
22 Jul 2017

Green offices boost staff wellbeing and reduce costs

Along with the growth of workplaces that take sustainability seriously, in offices everywhere nature is increasingly making its presence felt.…
18 Jul 2017

Cartwright Pickard designs XYZ Spinningfields in Manchester as dynamic business community

Cartwright Pickard Architects describe its latest building, XYZ Spinningfields in Manchester, as a “speculative office”. There are ongoing discussions about…
10 Jul 2017

Taking shapes: 80–100 Victoria Street by Edge Architecture and Design

It’s one thing to have an impressive office space that is both functional and aesthetically pleasing, ticking the corporate social…
20 Jun 2017

Perkins + Will designs skilled trades centre at Canadian college

Architects don’t always come away with statistics to show that how they designed a building effected real change, which is…
15 Jun 2017

AHMM’s New Scotland Yard

It’s a way of bringing people and the public together and that’s no different to the principle of when it…
07 Jun 2017

Regional workspaces: Birmingham and the West Midlands

The cities of the West Midlands are positioning themselves on the national and international stage as centres for enterprise and…
11 May 2017

Sky reaches new heights with its west London campus

The new west London HQ for media company Sky has many of the trappings of a contemporary “knowledge economy” workplace…
25 Apr 2017

Razorfish office in Berlin by Bruzkus Batek

Beside the River Spree, in what was formerly communist east Berlin, sits a tall, brick building that was once a…
06 Apr 2017

We Made That: “We believe in the value of public projects, and that’s why we do what we do”

Architecture and urbanism practice We Made That knew what they were all about from the word go. “We don’t do…
04 Apr 2017

Regional focus: Bristol and the South West

From Gloucestershire through Somerset, Devon and down to Cornwall, there’s plenty going on in terms of architecture and design in…
23 Mar 2017

Meanwhile spaces: Buildings in transition

If you just look at the statistics, things aren’t looking great for London’s creative communities. Greater London Authority (GLA) workspace…
21 Mar 2017

Much A/D/O about design: workspace-cum-cultural hub in New York

A/D/O is sitting pretty on the border of New York’s fashionable districts of Williamsburg and Greenpoint. So far, so atypical…
14 Mar 2017

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