Robin Hood Gardens

Robin Hood Gardens Housing in London

Danish architects CF Møller appointed to the latest phase of the Robin Hood Gardens estate regeneration. Previously Swan Housing Association submitted a planning application to Tower Hamlets for Phase 2 of the Blackwall Reach Regeneration Project in Poplar, east London, with designs by British architects Metropolitan Workshop and Haworth Tompkins

University of St Andrews Music Centre building design

Flanagan Lawrence Architects London

Flanagan Lawrence Architects news

The University of St Andrews, Scotland, has finalised plans for an £8m music centre building. It is located at Queen’s Terrace and work could begin by the end of 2017. The external envelope is conceived as a series of vertical sliding planes orientated in a north south direction

UNStudio A&W Architect of the Year 2017

UNStudio: Dutch Architects Office

UNStudio architects news – Architektur & Wohnen appoints UNStudio ‘A&W Architect of the Year 2017’. The jury honoured Ben van Berkel for his body of work and expressed its appreciation for “the unique approach of the office that results in exciting buildings that are always either in harmony or in animated discourse with their surroundings”.

AA Projects Review 2017

AA School Events, London

AA Projects Review 2017

“The narrow spaces of The Architectural Association at 36 Bedford Square seem incapable of containing the exuberance of drawings, models and installations produced by students during the AA’s 2016/17 academic year.”

Dancing Dragons Seoul, Yongsan Towers | www.e-architect.co.uk

Dancing Dragons Seoul, Yongsan Towers: Skyscrapers

Design: Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

A pair of landmark supertall towers for the new Yongsan International Business District in Seoul. The buildings, which include residential, “officetel” and retail elements, consist of slender, sharply angled mini-towers cantilevered around a central core. The highly contemporary design aesthetic is informed by aspects of traditional Korean culture.

Cadogan Café London design by NEX in Chelsea

Cadogan Café in Chelsea by NEX

Design: NEX, Architects – New London Architecture Awards 2017 news

This visually distinctive destination arises from a strong site-specific historical context. Located on the Kings Road, Chelsea, the new Cadogan Cafe is defined by a spiralling wall that ties this contemporary creation with its prevalent past.