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Assemble wins Goldsmiths' gallery project

Architecture collective Assemble has seen off a shortlist of five rival firms to win the contract for Goldsmiths College's £1.8m…
31 Jul 2014

Comment: Peter Murray on London

Since current building methods are failing to meet the demand for housing, we need to go back to the modernist…
31 Jul 2014

MAD chosen for George Lucas museum

MAD Architects, VOA Associates and Studio Gang named as architects for Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. Ma Yansong, founder of…
30 Jul 2014

£75m specialist crime division of Police Scotland

Potentially, the new Scottish Crime Campus building strikes an uneasy balance between conforming – unwittingly – to the stereotype of…
29 Jul 2014

Hawkins\Brown to design six schools in Southwark

Hawkins\Brown has scored a £30m contract to design six schools for Southwark Council. The Stirling-nominated practice will be looking to…
28 Jul 2014

Astudio's Spotlight Youth Space, Poplar, East London

Astudio has designed the Spotlight Youth Space in Poplar, East London, which aims to overcome the inadequate provision of youth…
23 Jul 2014

Herzog & de Meuron's AstraZeneca HQ

Herzog & de Meuron has designed the AstraZeneca global HQ on Cambridge University's biomedical campus to further embed the pharmaceutical…
23 Jul 2014

Foster + Partners' Imperial War Museum revamp

Foster + Partners has unveiled its revamp of the Imperial War Museum (IWM) to coincide with the First World War…
23 Jul 2014

Stirling Prize Shortlist announced

The shortlist for the 2014 RIBA Stirling Prize is dominated by public and educational buildings, with only the Shard flying…
17 Jul 2014

FaulknerBrowns creates Core of Science Central

Gold-clad office block by FaulknerBrowns will be the first building opened on a 24-acre site in Newcastle that is being…
17 Jul 2014

RMK HQ by Foster + Partners

Foster + Partners' design for RMK's HQ in Yekaterinburg, Russia, forgoes the open-plan office concept in favour of rooms on…
16 Jul 2014

Cullinan's RMC HQ gains Grade II listing

Cullinan Studio's Ready Mix Concrete International (RMC) HQ has received Grade II listing, following a campaign led by the architect…
16 Jul 2014

TateHindle reclads 1980s office block in Holborn

TateHindle has refurbished and reclad an office building on New Oxford Street for developer Artillery Properties, cutting energy usage by…
16 Jul 2014

Siemens' office by Sheppard Robson

Seward's Success was a planned city proposed for Prudhoe Bay in Alaska following the discovery of oil there in 1968. The radical…
15 Jul 2014

Mecanoo creates Rabobank, Netherlands

When co-operative bank Rabobank charged Mecanoo with designing its new advice centre in the Netherlands, it requested that the building…
07 Jul 2014

VIDEO: Farringdon Cuts by Paul Archer Design

Artist Luke Embden visualises Paul Archer Design's proposal for the transformation of a railway cut near Farringdon Tube.
01 Jul 2014

Foundation Louis Vuitton by Frank Gehry

Frank Gehry's contemporary art foundation for Parisian fashion house Louis Vuitton set for autumn opening. Foundation Louis Vuitton designed by…
30 Jun 2014

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