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Georgia's Ministry of Justice by Architects of Invention

“This is what I want to do,” says Niko Japaridze of Georgian practice Architects of Invention, whipping out his phone…
18 Jun 2012

Hillcrest green digs by Nicoll Russell Studios

When Hillcrest Housing Association first floated the idea of a new company HQ, its aspirations were by no means run-of-the-mill.…
18 Jun 2012

Project Orange puts a lid on a Victorian building

“Rather than a polite modernist extension, we needed something with a bit more chutzpah,” says Project Orange director Christopher Ash…
16 May 2012

3XN design 'cloverleaf' office for KPMG

In late 2010, accountancy firm KPMG moved its 4,000-strong staff into a new £340m European headquarters in London’s Canary Wharf.…
13 Apr 2012

VL Office's agricultural chic

Crumbling whitewashed walls and vine-covered exteriors might be the first things that spring to mind when conjuring up a French…
13 Apr 2012

Golden cubes in Graz

Graz is Austria’s second largest city and one of two distinct halves. The river Mur, which flows through its centre…
19 Mar 2012

Aberdeen council's gothic new digs by Holmes Miller

It’s quite a stretch to imagine that the soaring shimmering form of Marischal College, a 120m-long and 24m-tall silver granite…
19 Mar 2012

Decos meteorite by Inbo

It is not every day a client shows their architect pictures from Star Wars and asks for something similar. Likely…
15 Sep 2011

Glas Italia by Lissoni Associati

At Glas Italia’s Lombardy headquarters, customers are led to the company’s furniture collection through a building so filled with daylight…
18 Aug 2011

ECA/OAI office by Personeni Raffaele Schärer

On first inspection this office in Vevey, Switzerland, appears to be nothing more than a precise piece of Miesian architecture.…
18 Aug 2011

Saunders Architecture's Long Studio

A dynamic black object perches on a rocky outcrop in the north Atlantic, its angular form somehow appearing indigenous and…
20 Jun 2011

Scotstoun House by Haa Design

Imagined more as a ‘pavilion in a park’ than a ‘machine for living’, Scotstoun House certainly seems to embody more…
11 Apr 2011

Le Cube Orange: perforated box lands in Lyon

It’s impossible to miss Jakob+Macfarlane’s building: the Parisian architects’ bright orange cube bursts from its dreary industrial setting with unashamed…
11 Apr 2011

200 Aldersgate by MoreySmith

Linda Morey Smith’s solitaire necklace catches the weak February sun. On the neck of any other woman, you might doubt…
16 Mar 2011

The Angel building by AHMM

“I wouldn’t call it a refurbishment – it’s really more of a reinvention,” says Wade Scaramucci, a lead architect for…
16 Mar 2011

Q1 by JSWD Architekten

Essen in western Germany evokes memories of a vaunted industrial past. Home to the defunct Zollverein Industrial Complex, a coal…
15 Feb 2011

DnB Nord Banka by Audrius Ambrasas

In a relatively underdeveloped part of Riga, an array of exciting and towering bank headquarters are making their mark on…
20 Jan 2011

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