Monday29 May 2017

North west view of the Royal Docks Service Station Proposals

Rejigged Docklands resi scheme OK'd after affordable housing upped

26 May 2017

BUJ scheme now has 30% affordable homes after earlier plans included just 13%

Tate St Ives extenation front

Technical study: Tate St Ives extension, St Ives, Cornwall

26 May 2017

Jamie Fobert’s discreet subterranean gallery extension has calmed locals’ concerns about the impact on the town’s skyline and reflects in its design all the elements that make St Ives special

Richard Waterhouse, chief executive of RIBA Enterprises

RIBA Enterprises still in talks with VAT man over £1.6m bill

26 May 2017

Commercial arm of RIBA disputing HMRC demand

Frost Science

Grimshaw’s Miami science museum opens doors

26 May 2017

Four-building Florida complex includes conical aquarium and planetarium

Ardoch by Moxon Architects

Moxon turns sheep shelter into new office

26 May 2017

Practice will use building as temporary studio in Scotland

Victoria and Allbert Museum Shop

Friend and Company's V&A shop completes

26 May 2017

Redesigned main store salutes craft of exhibits with digital technology

ITV building

ITV eyes 38-storey replacement for London HQ

25 May 2017

Scheme will replace 1970s built South Bank building

Joe Morris

Don't bulldoze what lies beneath

25 May 2017

Joe Morris celebrates Old Street roundabout and warns that careless redevelopment plans could imperil the very things that bring it life

Jane Duncan

RIBA publishes election manifesto

25 May 2017

‘Improve people’s lives by improving the built environment,’ president says

Clandon Park

Levete and Allies and Morrison make Clandon Park shortlist

25 May 2017

Big names and emerging architects vie to restore fire-ravaged grade I mansion

Neubau 2

Former OMA pair behind north London flats

25 May 2017

Scheme to complete in 2019

Park Hill arts venue

Sheffield practice behind arts venue at city's Park Hill estate

25 May 2017

Grade II* listed estate being revamped by Urban Splash

Google HQ Kings Cross aerial

Google set to send in King's Cross plans next month

24 May 2017

Redesign by BIG and Heatherwick has focussed on interior of HQ building

istock employment

Pay remains top priority for job hunters

24 May 2017

Survey says workplace culture also an important factor

Bratislava Sky Park

Work starts on Zaha’s Slovak scheme

24 May 2017

Bratislava Sky Park’s three-tower first phase set to complete in 2019

The "living bridge" proposed for the redevelopment of Brent Cross Shopping Centre

Plans in for Brent Cross centre revamp

24 May 2017

Work set for start next summer

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

Studio Bark

Studio Bark gets OK for Paragraph 55 home in Norfolk

24 May 2017

Scheme will be off-grid


Legendary music venue KOKO set for remix

23 May 2017

Archer Humphryes Architects proposals will upgrade Grade II building and deliver new hotel

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

AHMM Croydon scheme for HUB

Green light for AHMM homes at former Croydon council HQ

23 May 2017

Work on Taberner House to start later this year

Chloe Loader

Lincoln student wins Foster's Travelling Scholarship

23 May 2017

Winner will study sustainable masterplanning in emerging cities

Liverpool cruise terminal plan

Stride Treglown on board for Liverpool cruise terminal

23 May 2017

Planning application due in later this year

Angel Court by Fletcher Priest Architects

Fletcher Priest reveals reborn Angel Court

23 May 2017

Architect rebuilds City of London tower from its core

La Seine Musicale

La Seine Musicale, Paris, by Shigeru Ban

22 May 2017

The second concert hall to be completed in the French capital within three years is a showcase to innovation and style. Ike Ijeh admires the distinctive features of this venue, which was designed by award-winning Japanese architect Shigeru Ban

Whiteleys Foster's

Rejigged Foster's Whiteleys scheme clears planning hurdle

22 May 2017

Redevelopment, originally approved last year, sees number of flats increase by a quarter

Central Embassy Thailand Amanda Levete

In pics: Amanda Levete's Bangkok tower

22 May 2017

Tower is first to be completed by British architect in Thailand

Hawkins Brown Leeds Beckett university

Hawkins Brown unveils £75m Leeds arts building

22 May 2017

Scheme part of wider £200m revamp at city university

Corunna House, Glasgow

Local firm inks planning for £100m Glasgow office

22 May 2017

Cooper Cromar behind city centre block

Sixth-form courtyard

Green light for Nicholas Hare schools blueprint

22 May 2017

£29m Warwick programme will relocate high school and deliver new sixth-form centre

David Chipperfield

Chipperfield predicts election will be a 'disaster'

19 May 2017

Leading architect speaks out about Brexit and Labour’s likely ‘trouncing’ on June 8


Tories commit to tough immigration policy

19 May 2017

Party’s manifesto light on infrastructure commitments and numbers

Good urbanism: Hamburg

It's time to reconcile architects and urbanists

19 May 2017

A false and unhelpful division has arisen between the two disciplines, argues David Rudlin, the new chair of the Academy of Urbanism

Estate Agents

Space and architecture rival location on house hunters' wish-lists

19 May 2017

MSMR Architects has input into Knight Frank findings

rcka Highgate

RCKa Highgate homes OK'd

19 May 2017

Flats to help bankroll community centre work

barbour report logo

Barbour ABI's May market review is out now

18 May 2017

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

Peter Murray on the LFA.

Brexit putting London's status as global design capital under threat, says NLA

18 May 2017

Capital risks being overtaken as city of choice for built environment professionals

Martyn Evans portrait

I want to make Dartington Hall into a testbed for tackling society's intractable problems

18 May 2017

Martyn Evans explains his big plans for the historic Devon estate, inspired by its pioneering founders and using today’s best architects


BIM vulnerable to cyber attacks, expert warns

18 May 2017

Cyber security lawyer outlines how the sector can protect itself

St Johns Leatherhead

New sports complex OK'd at Richard Rogers school

18 May 2017

Faulkner Browns gets green light for work at architect’s alma mater

Roccascalegna castle

Competition launched for stargazers' bolthole in Italy

18 May 2017

Scheme has €10,000 first prize

Pennington Street Warehouse

JTP clears planning hurdle for new studio

18 May 2017

Architect gets listed-building consent for new Wapping HQ

Rogers housing in Lewisham

City Hall bigwig backs off-site housing push

17 May 2017

Planning committee chair Nicky Gavron warns London is lagging behind UK regions in method

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


Amount of new office build slips in London

17 May 2017

But key survey says fall is to do with on-site start timings

Tariq Shaikh

New head of Gensler’s Birmingham office

17 May 2017

Tariq Shaikh replaces Alistair Cory who left last week

The Civic Barnsley

Sheffield firm behind Barnsley arts hub plan

17 May 2017

Scheme at listed building needs £5m in funding

Royal Bank of Canada garden

Feix & Merlin previews Chelsea pavilion

17 May 2017

Architect unveils Canadian-themed feature for 2017 flower show


Developer sticks to 62 storeys after 22 Bishopsgate review

16 May 2017

PLP scheme was revised down to 59 floors

Amanda Baillieu - home page index

Walking in the footsteps of Jane Jacobs

16 May 2017

Data is a useful tool but urban designers mustn’t overlook the importance of human intuition, says Amanda Baillieu

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