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Zaha Hadid's museum for positive change

Zaha Hadid has designed a genocide memorial institute in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, to commemorate the millions murdered by the Khmer…
15 Oct 2014

Fletcher Priest's office rooftop oasis in the city

One of the first things you notice from the 16th-storey covered garden on top of 6 Bevis Marks, a new…
13 Oct 2014

Aldwych Quarter revamp completes

John Robertson Architects completes a revamp of grade II-listed Bush House in Aldwych, west London for Japanese owner Kato Kagaku…
13 Oct 2014

3M HQ: no sticking to the past

When American multinational 3M's 15-storey global HQ, near the city of Saint Paul in Minnesota, was designed by local architects…
13 Oct 2014

A suitable encore for Haworth Tompkins

Haworth Tompkins continues its run of theatre projects with the revamp of the feted Chichester Festival Theatre Though brutalist architecture…
09 Oct 2014

One Eagle Place by Eric Parry

Following Eric Parry Architect's win at the recent BCO awards for best commercial workplace with One Eagle Place, onoffice revisits…
09 Oct 2014

The National Art Museum of China by Jean Nouvel

Jean Nouvel has revealed his designs for the National Art Museum of China (NAMOC), a gargantuan structure that covers 130,000sq…
08 Oct 2014

Geometric roof pavilion for Aldwych House

London-based architect Sheppard Robson has won planning for a pavilion-like structure on the roof of Aldwych House, which will add…
02 Oct 2014

Wingårdhs' auditorium with asymmetrical twist

The Karolina Institutet's auditorium is a bold building that reflects the Swedish medical university's prestigious position Karolinska Institutet is a…
30 Sep 2014

Opinion: Peter Murray on London

Architects don't like colour, so the maxim goes, but it doesn't take too much effort to find great examples of…
30 Sep 2014

O'Donnell + Tuomey win RIBA's Royal Gold Medal

In receiving RIBA's Royal Gold Medal, O'Donnell + Tuomey become the third Irish practice ever to win the award. O'Donnell +…
25 Sep 2014

Affordable workspaces in 'ContainerVille'

The Estate Office Shoreditch has opened ContainerVille, a collection of 30 shipping containers that have been upcycled to create affordable…
25 Sep 2014

Swedbank HQ with 3XN's statement staircases

Staircases, says Kim Herforth Nielsen of Danish architect 3XN, are the practice's statement pieces, and the dramatic spiral examples –…
23 Sep 2014

Peter Murray on the London housing shortage

The capital's housing shortage is one of its most pressing problems, but, hamstrung by governance and with a lack of…
11 Sep 2014

Q&A: James Christian on Projects Office

James Christian, a current participant in the Design Museum's 'Designers in Residence: Disruption' exhibition, talks to onoffice about Projects Office,…
10 Sep 2014

Fordell and Corran HQ by Morgan McDonnell

Edinburgh's Charlotte Square, with its palatial blocks designed by Robert Adam in 1791, is regarded as one of the finest…
08 Sep 2014

InterContinental Davos by Oikios

 Dubbed "the golden egg" by its architects, this Alpine hotel has a facade system so complex that it nearly didn't come…
08 Sep 2014

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