York Art Gallery: The original building features a grand Victorian facade

York Art Gallery by Ushida Findlay and Simpson & Brown

Architects working on the £8m refurbishment of York Art Gallery have peeled away decades of callously inappropriate interventions to unlock a wonderland of architectural secrets

St Mary of Eton

St Mary of Eton, Hackney Wick by Matthew Lloyd Architects

With its ancillary buildings converted into new flats, the main building of this 1892 Hackney Wick church has been refurbished and retained as a place of worship - creating a unique ecclesiastical blend for new residents

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A Made City Builders workshop

Shaping the next generation of city builders

A project that broadens access to the built environment professions is having some success in the Midlands. But it’s a constant struggle to keep the programme afloat, writes David Tittle

Salisbury Cathedral

Ken Shuttleworth's inspiration: Salisbury Cathedral

The founder of Make on a building with more lessons for him than any from the 20th century

Carbuncle Cup 2015

Carbuncle Cup: Woodward Hall, North Acton, London

23 July 2015

Our nominator despised this Careyjones Chapmantolcher-designed student halls of residence so much he stood for Parliament to oppose inappropriate development

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Walkie talkie tower, 20 Fenchurch Street, Land Securities, Canary Wharf, City

Carbuncle Cup: Walkie Talkie, City of London

15 July 2015

Here it is, the one so many have been waiting for: Rafael Vinoly’s 20 Fenchurch Street

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Gillian Darley index

On what might have been

Unbuilt, unused and unappreciated. Gillian Darley explores architectural waste in all its forms

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Woodspeen 10

The Woodspeen, West Berkshire by Softroom

The extension to this 1827 Victorian pub relies on natural materials, including its distinctive thatched roof, to complement the original building, despite its noteworthy design

CEIP 215 school

CEIP 215 school, Girona, Spain by H Arquitectes

This refurbishment of a 1980s school in the small Catalonian village of Vidreres prioritises durable, low-cost construction while instilling a greater sense of space that values daylighting and a stronger relationship with the outdoors

Michael Wilford Selected Projects book cover

Book Club review: Michael Wilford - Selected Buildings and Projects

21 July 2015

This detailed monograph focuses a critical eye on the breezy renders produced for so many projects, writes Benjamin Machin

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Elsie Owusu

RIBA Council election results announced

28 July 2015

Elsie Owusu and Eden Project co-founder among winning candidates

Granada TV

Search launched for architect for Manchester's £110m Factory

28 July 2015

Council announces £9.5m design tender for major new arts venue

1-5 Great Scotland Yard

Martin Brudnizki picked for Great Scotland Yard hotel

28 July 2015

Client dazzled by meal at designer’s refurbished Ivy restaurant

Boris Johnson

Developers getting away with viability dodges, admits mayor

27 July 2015

Johnson expresses frustration over ‘dark art’

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Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios - Brighton Dome phase one

Feilden Clegg lands £15m Brighton Dome work

27 July 2015

Grade I arts centre to undergo conservation and adaptation

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Barbour ABI's July market review is out now

23 July 2015

Barbour ABI’s Economic & Construction Market Review for July is now available to download

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BD Digital Edition - June 2015

6 July 2015

Highlights from June’s www.bdonline.co.uk, in a magazine format

When specifying wetrooms for disabled use, it is essential to ensure that the floor surface can be gripped by tyred wheels

CPD 14 2015: Integrated solutions for wetrooms with tile and stone coverings

21 July 2015

The latest module in our CPD series introduces the key considerations in the design and installation of walk-in shower areas. This module is sponsored by Schlüter-Systems

WA100 2015

WA100 2015: The big list

19 December 2014

View a table of this year’s top 100 architects

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