Monday27 June 2016

Tower cores with cranes

What Brexit means for architects: Sector-by-sector breakdown

24 June 2016

BD looks at what the future might hold for architects’ projects

RIBA 66 Portland Place

RIBA vows to engage at highest level to protect architects

24 June 2016

Institute produces Brexit briefing for profession

HS2 Woodesford

Referendum result triggers infrastructure fears

24 June 2016

Brexit and change of PM ‘could threaten big-ticket projects’

Martyn Evans

What Brexit means for architects: A client's view

24 June 2016

BD columnist and developer Martyn Evans surveys the scene as clients, investors and contractors try to make sense of the referendum fallout

Economic downturn.

Housebuilder shares crash more than 20%

24 June 2016

Developers, contractors and housebuilders all see share prices plummet after Brexit vote


Don't panic. It's going to be a rough ride but we will get through this

24 June 2016

The new normal is going to be an extended period of uncertainty. But architects are very adaptable, says Thomas Lane

Inside Westminster

Architects' fears as UK votes for Brexit

24 June 2016 | Updated: 24 June 2016

Staffing and workloads likely to be hit, say practices

Rally in support of refugees

What does architecture mean in places like Syria and the Calais Jungle?

24 June 2016

Joanna Day is impressed by the Architecture Foundation’s refugee festival

Rogers Stirk Harbour and Partners' 3 World Trade Centre

Rogers celebrates topping out of his World Trade Centre tower

24 June 2016

3 WTC due to complete in 2018

Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios - Cambridge Biocentrum for Cambridge University - the two sites: west

Feilden Clegg Bradley wins Cambridge Uni masterplan

24 June 2016

Two bioscience sites are focus of 20-year approach

Sadiq Khan

Mayor orders review of Old Oak regeneration body

23 June 2016

Sadiq Khan cites affordable housing concerns after land deal struck by predecessor Boris Johnson

Tin House in Shepherd's Bush, London, by Henning Stummel Architects

Contenders for House of the Year announced

23 June 2016

John Pardey and Sanei Hopkins only architects to feature twice

barbour report logo

Barbour ABI's June market review is out now

23 June 2016

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

Stanton Williams Museum of London

Results tonic for Stanton Williams

23 June 2016

Profits up one third at Stirling Prize winner

The Flamingo Park scheme by Brouard Architects

Mayor turns down green belt housing 'to fulfil election pledge'

23 June 2016

Scheme was for football stadium and flats

50 Architects 50 Buildings

Book review and competition: 50 Architects 50 Buildings - The buildings that inspire architects

23 June 2016

BD’s long-running Architects’ Inspirations series is one of the magazine’s best-loved features. Now the twentieth-century buildings have been brought together for the first time in a new book. Paul McGrath takes a look.


Architects' confidence edges up

23 June 2016

Firms in northern England the most optimistic again, Future Trends index finds

Lea Bridge Road

PTE cleared for £100m east London housing

23 June 2016

Three towers with 300 new homes approved in Walthamstow

Stanbrook Abbey, York - by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios

RIBA national winners announced

23 June 2016

Starting gun fired for the Stirling Prize

Carbuncle Cup 2016

Carbuncle Cup: Saffron Square, Croydon by Rolfe Judd

22 June 2016

We kick off this year’s Carbuncle Cup with a multicoloured monster in Croydon town centre

Rogers Stirk Harbour and Partners staff gathered in Burton Court, the field between Richard Rogers' house and Christopher Wren's Royal Hospital at Chelsea

Vote Remain for sake of our cities, say leading architects

22 June 2016

‘Leaving EU would rob us of cultural exchange that contributes to great architecture’

Evan Davis

First LGBT group for architects launched at RIBA

22 June 2016

Architecture LGBT+ kicks off with public debate as Pride parade gathers outside

NVB winning scheme for Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ School - courtyard view

NVB beats big names to school project

22 June 2016

Allies & Morrison and BDP all finalists

HSBC HQ Hong Kong

HSBC HQ architect dies aged 68

22 June 2016

Tributes paid to Geoffrey Clark (1948-2016)

Amanda Baillieu - home page index

Why are you giving £250,000 to another vanity project, Sadiq?

21 June 2016

Amanda Baillieu takes issue with the proposal to light up 17 of London’s bridges with a permanent installation

Elizabethan Theatre, Chateau d’Hardelot by Studio Andrew Todd

Architect blames ‘anti-EU vandals’ for attack on theatre

21 June 2016

Thousands of euros of damage is wreaked as ‘entente cordiale’ project completes

1 Leadenhall 72dpi

Make designs 37-storey Leadenhall tower

21 June 2016

Ken Shuttleworth is design lead on project

AHMM's interiors for Google at 6 Pancras Square, King's Cross

Google shows off AHMM interiors at King's Cross office

21 June 2016

Architect thrown off HQ retained for interiors at interim office

Architect heads up Edinburgh PFI schools probe

21 June 2016

John Cole to lead investigation

Edward Lister

Boris' former planning chief named HCA chair

21 June 2016

City Hall bigwig Ed Lister takes up position next month

Martyn Evans

Architects might be naive but they're not powerless when it comes to novation

20 June 2016

It’s up to architects to convince developers that it’s in their interests to retain them, says Martyn Evans

Sarah Wigglesworth

‘If architects can’t have fee scales why should developers have viability clause?’

20 June 2016

Sarah Wigglesworth condemns viability ‘injustice’

225 Marsh Wall

Make's Docklands skyscraper withdrawn

20 June 2016

Back to drawing board for Marsh Wall tower

Manette Street from Charing Cross Road - Ilona Rose House by Matt Architecture and SODA

Save refers Foyles case to minister

20 June 2016

Heritage group urges public inquiry

South Acton phase six, Levitt Bernstein

Levitt Bernstein wins consent for estate regeneration project

20 June 2016

Latest phase of Acton scheme boasts new community hub

British Airway i360

The i360 tower by Marks Barfield Architects

17 June 2016

The £46 milllion i360 tower in Brighton may claim accolades of being the tallest moving observation tower, the first vertical cable car and the world’s most slender tower, but the execution of its design and build is the real talking point

Ravenswood in Ipswich by CH Architects

Minister throws out housing scheme - for being too affordable

17 June 2016

Greg Clark says Ipswich scheme has too many affordable units in a single cluster

Rem Koolhaas at OMA's Progress exhibition at the Barbican

Rem Koolhaas warns Brexit could plunge UK into 'bad old days'

17 June 2016

Britain was transformed after joining the EU, says OMA founder

Tate Modern

The new Tate Modern is finally here

17 June 2016

Expanded museum works as an organism, says Jacques Herzog

Alison Brooks

Alison Brooks to design next Maggie's Centre

16 June 2016

Architect follows in footsteps of Frank Gehry and Zaha Hadid

Adjaye Associates - winning entry for Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art in Riga

Adjaye scoops Riga art musuem

16 June 2016

Honourable mention for Sauerbruch Hutton

Mark Fisher's movie park for Wanda, designed around the theme of the ancient Chinese chime instrument

How to work for the world's biggest property company

16 June 2016

China’s £70bn Wanda Group will open 55 shopping malls and 18 hotels in China alone this year, and its ambitious plans are increasingly targeting the rest of the world.British architects are being offered a piece of the action. Lai Jian Yan, vice president of Wanda Commercial Properties, the world’s biggest property company, explains how to win a place on its supplier database

Julia Park, head of research at Levitt Bernstein

We’re older but are we any wiser?

16 June 2016

Persuading older people to downsize unlocks homes for others. Yet just 3% of new units are designed for elderly people. Julia Park asks whether a new report has any answers

Heatherwick and Arup's Garden Bridge

Mixed messages from RIBA over Garden Bridge

16 June 2016

RIBA London calls for Garden Bridge to be halted - but Portland Place is not convinced

UCLan - masterplan image of Engineering Innovation Centre and Foster Square

Stanton Williams and Feilden Clegg make Preston campus shortlist

16 June 2016

Seven finalists to present in August

Luxembourg - winning AZPML design - axo

AZPML wins Luxembourg housing contest

16 June 2016

Flats in city’s Euro quarter are part of wider development

Allies and Morrison's proposal for a garden on Blackfriars Bridge

Allies & Morrison proposes cut-price Garden Bridge

15 June 2016

Plant a garden on one side of Blackfriars Bridge, says architect

Owen Williams' Sainsbury factory at the time of completion

Obituary to a great London sausage factory

15 June 2016

One of London’s most significant concrete buildings is being demolished without a murmur. Nina Rappaport pays tribute to Owen Williams’ ground-breaking Sainsbury factory in Southwark

The original Paddington Pole proposal by Renzo Piano - View from Craven Road

Sellar to relaunch Renzo's Paddington proposal

15 June 2016

Site was home to controversial 72-storey Paddington Pole

Carbuncle Cup

Carbuncle Cup 2016: Call for nominations

15 June 2016

The Walkie Talkie won the Carbuncle Cup in 2015. Who will win this year?

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