KPF and PLP each declare victory as client Gerald Ronson says he will retain both practices
Allies & Morrison and Niall McLaughlin Architects are the big winners in this year’s RIBA Awards, collecting four prizes each for architectural excellence.
Thomas Mayne's Morphosis Architects, SOM, KPF and Richard Meier & Partners are among nine firms on the all-American shortlist to design Britain’s £275 million new US embassy.
Plans for one of the world’s largest airport terminals at Abu Dhabi International Airport have been unveiled by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates.
Architects face the same dilemma that many other industries confront in China: the demand for their services is enormous, but it is devilishly hard to actually make money.
The global demand for architecture services appears to be accelerating, and there are plenty of opportunities for practices to establish themselves internationally. We asked specialist writers to assess the opportunities in five key battlegrounds— India, Europe, China, the Middle East and the United States
Castle conversion The ruined Slains Castle in Aberdeenshire, reputed to have inspired Bram Stoker to write Dracula, is to be converted into holiday homes after Aberdeenshire council last week gave outline planning permission, subject to approval by the Scottish Executive and Scottish Natural Heritage. The £9 million scheme, designed by Acanthus Architects Douglas Forrest, provoked local opposition because the ruins have become a major tourist attraction.
Shortlist of entrants for the Green award
Eleven top practices have been shortlisted to design a new Luxembourg headquarters for the European Investment Bank, the European Union’s main lending institution.