Paddington Cube building London

Paddington Place London Skyscraper by Renzo Piano

Design: Renzo Piano Building Workshop, architects

UK Communities Secretary issues direction preventing Westminster City Council from formally granting planning permission to Cube architecture design by celebrated Italian architect.

LFA Open Studios

London Festival of Architecture 2017

London Festival of Architecture news – LFA Open Studios is back for 2017, plus the emerging “City in the East” will be one of the principal activity hubs of this year’s festival.

Newport Street Gallery

Newport Street Gallery London

Brick Awards winner, design by Caruso St John Architects, London. Conversion of a street of listed industrial buildings into a free public gallery for artist Damien Hirst. Winner of Stirling Prize 2016.

Serpentine Pavilion 2017

Serpentine Pavilion 2017

Architect Diébédo Francis Kéré, Burkino Faso, commissioned to design the Serpentine Pavilion 2017, responding to the brief with a bold, innovative structure that brings his characteristic sense of light and life to the lawns of Kensington Gardens.

Croydon Westfield and Hammerson Shopping Centre

Croydon Westfield and Hammerson Shopping Centre

Leonard Design reveals how its plans for Croydon’s £1.4billion Westfield and Hammerson shopping centre bring together the old and new, and make significant environmental improvements to help the town’s regeneration.

HS2 Terminus Euston Station

HS2 Euston Station London Terminus

Euston Station High Speed 2 building news

WilkinsonEyre replaces Grimshaw on HS2 package of work for the concept design of Euston Station. Grimshaw and Arup had been leading the design work on the new London terminus for the multibillion pound rail link.

National Holocaust Memorial shortlisted design by Allied Works

National Holocaust Memorial Competition

Questions rasied in Parliament about the site for this architecture competition. Ten world-class architects teams were recently recealed for new National Holocaust Memorial next to UK Parliament.

Private House in West London

Private House in West London

Design: Coupdeville Architects

The design is a series of stepped, framed boxes which allows both an interaction of the forms and provides a series of terraces and overhangs. The clerestories between the ground and first floors animate the space and allow daylight to penetrate deeper into the home.