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Be Baumschlager Eberle’s 2226 building

Austrian practice Be Baumschlager Eberle set itself an admirable challenge with its new, six-storey office block, which goes by the…
22 Apr 2014

Fox Head HQ by Clive Wilkinson Architects

In Irvine, California, crouches a matt grey monolith. Ingress is through a gaping red orifice whose shaped was inspired by…
22 Apr 2014

Dan Hanganu transforms 1960s church into library

Designed by architect Jean-Marie Roy in 1964, this church in Sainte-Foy, a suburb of Quebec City, had become vacant in…
17 Apr 2014

St Ambrose College by Sheppard Robson

Sheppard Robson dispenses with tradition and designs a concentric school layout without corridors Openness and inclusivity aren’t words universally associated…
21 Mar 2014

Viacom's Camden HQ by Jacobs Webber / WATG

From its rainbow-coloured headquarters on a quiet back-street wedged between Camden High Street, Regent’s Canal and Kentish Town Road, media…
19 Mar 2014

Stonehenge visitor's centre

Stonehenge's visitor's centre is finally open. What's three decades of planning compared to the 5,000-year-old site it supports? Following a…
26 Feb 2014

Ambler Boiler House by Heckendorn Shiles

One of the developer’s favourite anecdotes to tell about renovation of the Ambler Boiler House is that when he first…
26 Feb 2014

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners' Sydney tower

There are few symbols that demonstrate corporate power more effectively than an office tower. For the puffed up worlds of finance…
05 Feb 2014

Boulay school by Paul Le Quernec

With bright yellow rooms that fan out from a protected central hub, this nursery school brings more than a touch…
30 Jan 2014

Manchester School of Art, by FCBS

Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios got creative with concrete for its Manchester School of Art building. But really, it's all about…
03 Jan 2014

FaulknerBrowns puts Rochdale on the map

It’s a dismal, soggy day when onoffice makes the trip to Rochdale’s new council headquarters, but inside – if it…
18 Dec 2013

iCity: Olympic media centre reinvented as creative hub

The 2012 Olympics' Press and Broadcast Centres are being reinvented as a tech and media neighbourhood for London When 900m…
12 Dec 2013

Hasselt Court of Justice by J Mayer H

Inspired by the shape of a hazelnut tree, and imbued with a little 1970s swagger, Hasselt's Court of Justice cuts…
10 Dec 2013

Foster + Partners and Heatherwick in Shanghai

Foster + Partners and Heatherwick Studio have revealed joint designs for the Bund Finance Centre (BFC) in Shanghai. The 420,000sq…
04 Dec 2013

Shigeru Ban's timber skeleton for Tamedia, Zurich

The Zurich headquarters of Swiss media company Tamedia comprises a motley array of buildings constructed throughout the period since Tamedia’s…
08 Nov 2013

The Global Change Institute by Hassell

The University of Queensland's climate-change research institute is based in an ultra-sustainable home, naturally “It is very rare that you…
08 Nov 2013

A-Lab's super stack for Statoil

To quote that singular thespian of our times, Keanu Reeves, “Whoa!” Ordinarily, it’s skyscrapers that stupefy, at least in the…
10 Oct 2013

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