BDP architects news – major international interdisciplinary architecture and engineering practice opens new studio in Leeds following the delivery of a series of successful high-profile projects in the city.
Leeds Architecture Walking Tour – find a building guide, building walks in the UK – West Yorkshire walking tours, Leeds architecture tours by e-architect: source a Yorkshire guide for your visit to this major Northern English city.
Ryder Architecture news – The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice building in Glasgow, Scotland – the first UK palliative care facility to follow the Sengetun model of healthcare design.
Oslo architecture tours – source a Norwegian architecture guide for building walks in Norway – discover Norwegian buildings architects such as Snøhetta, Sverre Fehn, a-lab, JSA and JVA.
EMBT news: Benedetta Tagliabue to present the Clichy-Montfermeil metro station building in Paris at Les Architectes du Grand Paris Express lecture series. These conferences, organized by Société du Grand París in collaboration with Maison de l’architecture (Île-de-France), allow architects to present their work in an open dialogue with the public.
Ennead Architects news – Design Partner Richard Olcott has been inducted into the National Academy of Design, an honor conferred annually to distinguished practitioners in the arts and architecture.
Sheffield Architecture Tours – find information on booking a South Yorkshire architecture guide for building walks around this Yorkshire city – Sheffield walking tours by e-architect, operating trips since 2000
Dublin architecture walking tours – buildings by Libeskind, Calatrava Architects & Foster: source an Irish architecture guide from e-architect, building walks in Ireland – Dublin walking tour, Irish architectural walks: buildings in Ireland
Porto Architecture Tours – celebrated architects with buildings in this city include Alvaro Siza, Rem Koolhaas / OMA, AL_A, Barbosa & Guimarães, dEMM arquitectura, Regino Cruz Architect and Pedra Silva Architects – source Portuguese architecture guides for building walks in Portugal.
Dundee Architecture News – conference welcomes world-class architects to discover the city, incl Dutch architect Professor Reinier de Graaf, a partner in OMA. “The best way to understand society is to look at the cities it has created”.
Japanese houses – interesting new property info + photos, best new residential architecture in Japan – information on Japan houses including architects, design style and images.
RIBA Gold-medal winner Ted Cullinan dies aged 88
Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes – new buildings:
Veolia Headquarters, Porte d’Aubervillers, Paris, France ; the new headquarters for the social housing organization in the metropolitan area of Lille, LMH, is located in Tourcoing.
Chris Dyson Architects has completed Crystal Palace Park Cafe in south London’s ’s Grade I-listed park. The two-storey building comprises a café and terrace at ground level, and a community space at first floor level.