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.
John McAslan & Partners’ refurbishment of King’s Cross station reveals its full Victorian glory once more
A “floating” domed roof takes centre stage as Rogers Stirk Harbour & Partners’ redevelopment of Barcelona’s 1890s bullring nears completion.
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.
David Morley Architects’ conversion of a Bradford landmark for Urban Splash introduces innovative zinc-clad rooftop structures.
Thanks to Nicholas Hare Architects, Covent Garden now has a facility fit for producing world-class sets.
With its clear span of 120m and tricky geometry, the roof of Zaha Hadid Architects’ Aquatics Centre is one of the most complex structures in the London 2010 Olympic Park.