Curtain Road, Shoreditch, east London Duggan Morris Architects

AYA shortlists: Office Architect of the Year

To celebrate BD’s Architect of the Year 2014 finalists, we look at each shortlist in turn

Straw Bale Café, Hereford Hewitt Studios

AYA shortlists: Sustainability Architect of the Year

To celebrate BD’s Architect of the Year 2014 finalists, we look at each shortlist in turn

Singapore National Stadium Arup Associates

AYA shortlists: Sports & Leisure Architect of the Year

To celebrate BD’s Architect of the Year 2014 finalists, we look at each shortlist in turn


Is there a BIM architecture?

Ike Ijeh investigates whether the rise of BIM software is beginning to have an impact on the way our buildings look

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Rise of the machines Video

Technology is elbowing out human inefficiency in architecture, says Amanda Baillieu

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Bishopsgate towers

Tall storeys: the battle for Bishopsgate

Plans for the redevelopment of Bishopsgate Goodsyard have already provoked a storm of protest. Ike Ijeh has a look at why

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Zandvliet, Belgium

Good neighbours?

17 November 2014

Document Nederlands 2014, showing in the new Philips wing of Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum, reveals the contrasting streetscapes across the Dutch/Belgian border

Preston Bus Station

Towards a new brutalism

14 November 2014

Paul McGrath reviews Jonathan Meades’ Barbican discussion on brutalism

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The #BDInteriors100 2014: the most useful interiors tweeters

Twitter top 100 launched today - and celebrated tonight at tweet-up

LVMH Foundation

LVMH Foundation for Creation by Frank Gehry

Bringing his futuristic flourishes to suburban Paris, Frank Gehry’s privately funded art gallery shoots for the spectacular. But does it thrive or flounder amid the sedate streets of the French capital? Ike Ijeh reports.

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Lydia Eva

Lydia Eva Court by Barron and Smith Architects

By 2051 it is predicted over two million people in the UK will have dementia and more care homes will need to be built that are adapted to these complex needs. One pioneering care home in Norfolk shows how it can be done, says Ike Ijeh

Baakenhafen Bridge, Hamburg

Baakenhafen Bridge, Hamburg

Wilkinson Eyre and Buro Happold came up with an ingenious and highly sustainable solution for lifting the central section of their new crossing over a Hamburg dock

Paul Katz of KPF

Paul Katz (1957-2014)

25 November 2014

Managing principal of KPF died after a short illness

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AZPML's entry for the Montreal biodome

AZPML only British winner in $45m natural science project

25 November 2014

Three linked schemes aim to make Montreal a world leader in biodiversity

External dusk view of Geneva Airport - Rogers Stirk Harbour & Partners

Rogers Stirk Harbour wins planning for £266m airport terminal

25 November 2014

Consent comes three years after architect was appointed

3D printing concrete

Fosters teams up with Skanska on 3D concrete printing venture

25 November 2014

Cutting-edge 3D printing technology pioneered by Loughborough University

BD Digital Edition - October 2014

BD Digital Edition - October 2014

10 November 2014

Highlights from October’s, in a magazine format

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WeWork's offices in Sea Containers House by TP Bennett

BD announces interiors tweet-up

10 November 2014

Readers invited to join the BD team and TP Bennett at architect’s latest project

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Barbour ABI's November market review

24 November 2014

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

Reynaers choose its CW 86 unitised curtain walling system for its own head office in Duffel, Belgium

CPD 31 2014: Introduction to unitised curtain walling

24 October 2014

The latest in our CPD series considers the importance of unitised curtain walling, design considerations as well as legislation and testing issues. This module is sponsored by Reynaers Aluminium

The Lynden Pindling International Airport, Nassau

Market sectors top 10 2014: Infrastructure

21 March 2014

The top architectural firms in the infrastructure sector, ranked by fee income

HOK, New Songdo, South Korea

Market sectors top 10 2014: Offices

30 January 2014

The top architectural firms in the office buildings sector, ranked by fee income

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