Friday23 June 2017

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Garden View, Romanelli Villa, Udine, Italy (1950–55) by Carlo Scarpa and Angelo Masieri

Learning from Chicago: Travels with Frank Lloyd Wright

6 June 2017

Despite barely building outside the US, Frank Lloyd Wright’s influence – and influences – are felt all over the world, writes Gwyn Lloyd Jones

432 Park Avenue

New York vs London residential towers: Which is better?

31 May 2017

New York and London are both bristling with new residential towers, a boom driven by demand and skyrocketing prices. But how do the two cities regulate their location, shape and design quality? Ike Ijeh reports on a tale of two high-rise housing booms

Jerome L. Green Science Centre

Inclusiveness onsite at Columbia University, New York

24 May 2017

Columbia University’s new Manhattanville campus by Renzo Piano has championed a policy of inclusiveness for the construction teams that built it. Ike Ijeh reports from New York on how using minority employment targets works in practice

Co Housing Ijburg: The cyclists with project founder Daniel Peters of Mopet Architects and his wife Saskia

Dear British politicians: A letter from the Netherlands

23 May 2017

Kay Hughes led a group of women architects and planners on a cycle tour of Holland to see what they could learn before the UK severs its ties with Europe

Park Hill Estate, Sheffield

Gentrification may be brutalism’s best hope

12 May 2017

What’s happening at the Balfron has infuriated many but don’t be too quick to criticise, cautions Owen Hopkins. The alternative for many brutalist gems is oblivion

Stepwell in Ramkund, Bhuj, Gujarat, India. From The Vanishing Stepwells of India by Victoria Lautman

The mysterious Indian architecture that's vanishing with barely a murmur

17 May 2017

India was once covered by stepwells - a typology unique to the country - but they are now facing extinction. A new book by Victoria Lautman aims to draw international attention to these fascinating structures

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