Tianjin Binhai Library

Do We Need Libraries?

“Libraries are the thin red line between civilization and barbarism”, said Neil Gaiman: back in my school days I was a regular visitor to the library, but when was the last time I visited a library to borrow a book? It must be over two decades ago, so clearly I don’t value libraries. But I do, I think, just somehow they have slipped me by.

Venice Biennale Japan Pavilion 2018 installation

Venice Biennale Japan Pavilion 2018

Venice Biennale Japan Pavilion 2018 exhibition at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia curated by a team led by Momoyo Kaijima, with Laurent Stalder and Yu Iseki: showcases over 40 exhibitors ranging from university design studios to architectural offices.

National College for High Speed Rail

RIBA Yorkshire Awards Winners in 2018

Seven buildings have won RIBA Yorkshire Awards from the Royal Institute of British Architects, which was announced at a joint awards ceremony with our North East Colleagues, and held The Museum Gardens, York, in recognition of their architectural excellence.

Seaforth House in Sydney

Seaforth House in Sydney

Sitting on the escarpment at Seaforth the site is blessed with spectacular south facing views down to the Spit. Central to the idea of this house, designed by MASQ architecture, is how the natural environment can be extended and form an integral part of the house.