The vast steel dome on Arup Associates’ Singapore National Stadium is impressive. But Ike Ijeh discovers that its pioneering cooling system might just come to the rescue of the 2022 Qatar World Cup
Black aluminium roof caps off Scottish holiday home’s simple forms
Architect Baumschlager Eberle has simplified its 2226 Lustenau office building in order to maximise energy savings
A distinctive ceramic tiled roof links this refurbished building into its historic hill-town surroundings
A conical roof shelters open circular spaces, framing the dramatic landscape of this site
Inspired by the elements, White Arkitekter’s cultural centre hopes to revitalise the historic pier’s fortunes
Architectural Association students demonstrate the potential of low-value local timber
Charmaine Lay and Carles Muro have created a radical new public market building for the city of Inca in Mallorca, which wraps the town square up on to the roof of the building.
A new sustainable lakeside research lab in a landscape damaged by nickel mining is 77% more efficient than conventional building
An innovative Corten steel parasol roof structure provides protected outdoor space for diners at this Spanish restaurant.
Sustainable French school generates all its energy on site
Brick shingle cladding gives a rich materiality to the walls and roofs of a new extension
A technical look at the simplicity of green roof planting and maintaining the idea of a recessive building
Architect’s gatehouse for historic building in the Dutch city completes
Gridshell structures form the two biodomes at the heart of Marina South gardens
Madrid-based Amann Cánovas Maruri Architects has completed a new canopy for an archaeological site in Molinete Park in Cartagena, south-eastern Spain.
This building in rural Burkina Faso makes innovative use of clay pots in its ceiling to aid lighting and ventilation
A new Dutch twist on the thatched roof
An opening roof allows rain to fall on an internal tiled square in this ambitious modern reinterpretation of the traditional Middle Eastern souk.