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Homeland insecurity: Of castles and flatshares

Parisians’ instinctive response to the terrorist attacks - throwing open their doors to strangers - is one demonstration of our changing attitude to ‘home’, says Eleanor Jolliffe

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We face a race against time to save our exceptional post-modern heritage

Po-mo is threatened by a building boom and its own fleeting unpopularity. But it’s not the first style to face this peril and we need to stop reinventing the wheel, writes Adam Nathaniel Furman

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BD's BIM survey: Clear gulf between attitudes of small and larger practices

20 November 2015

While big practices steam ahead with BIM, costs and doubts about its worth dog approach of small firms

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Review: Alexander Calder: Performing Sculpture

19 November 2015

Tate Modern’s new exhibition of the late US sculptor’s work is full of shadows, literal and figurative, finds MJ Wells

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New titles to review in BD's autumn architecture book club

16 November 2015

Join BD’s Book Club for a chance to review one of 10 new titles

The 350-seat auditorium is now capable of multiple stage configurations

University of Sussex arts centre by RH Partnership

The renovation of the University of Sussex’s arts centre transforms the space beyond an education facility to a fully fledged performance venue

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Newport Street Gallery by Caruso St John

Newport Street Gallery, Vauxhall, Caruso St John

Caruso St John’s new gallery for Damien Hirst in the industrial back streets just south of the Thames is one of the practice’s best projects yet, says Ike Ijeh

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A history of architecture, now with women

It’s 40 years since the seminal Women in Architecture issue of AD, and 100 since Ruth Lowy was admitted to the AA. But those landmarks are only part of the story, writes Paola Zanotto

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Six of the best twentieth-century houses

Elain Harwood picks some favourites from a new book for the Twentieth Century Society which she edited with Alan Powers – Houses: Regional practice and local character

Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid, by Rafael Moneo

Hugh Broughton's inspiration: Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid

Hugh Broughton knows the Spanish capital’s buildings intimately but the one that really stood out was Rafael Moneo’s magnificent art gallery

AYA party 2014: All the Architect of the Year Award winners

Just one week to enter the Architect of the Year Awards

25 November 2015

AYAs are only awards that reward architects for consistent body of work rather than one-off projects

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Guggenheim organiser turns attention to Riga museum competition

24 November 2015

Malcolm Reading to sound out 15 firms for scheme bankrolled by Latvian philanthropist

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Niall McLaughlin and AY Architects - Alzheimer's drawing

Niall McLaughlin to represent Ireland at Venice Biennale

24 November 2015

Alzheimer’s exploration is collaboration with Yeoryia Manolopoulou

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Maccreanor Lavington behind major Wembley resi scheme

24 November 2015

Hub submits plans for 239-home redevelopment of Chesterfield House

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Comyn Ching: Proposed elevation of St Martin's House at the corner of Monmouth and Shelton streets in Seven Dials, by Morrow and Lorraine

Farrell angered as second po-mo building 'threatened' in a week

23 November 2015

Architect urges refusal of Morrow & Lorraine application

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BD Digital Edition - October 2015

2 November 2015

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

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Barbour ABI's November market review is out now

19 November 2015

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

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CPD 28 2015: Managing contract risk

19 November 2015

This CPD module considers how subcontractors can manage the risks to their businesses, focusing on the contract. It is sponsored by Aldermore

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WA100 2015: The big list

19 December 2014

View a table of this year’s top 100 architects

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