extended opening until 19 November. Review by architect Eleonora Nicoletti, “The first impression I had…can be summarised by a single adjective: joyous.” Also featured is architect Adrian Welch’s interview with AECOM about their role in this internationally renowned cultural project on the lawns of Kensington Gardens.
Qatari Diar Announces Rosewood Hotels & Resorts as Much-Anticipated Operator for World Class Hotel in Historic U.S. Embassy on Grosvenor Square.
Combustible cladding found in 57 private high-rise properties in Glasgow. Checks on buildings across Scotland followed the fatal Grenfell Tower fire in London. The towers date from before 2005 when new regs came in.
ECD Architects have finished work on extending and refurbishing Avondale Park Primary School, the aim of the project was to merge the nursery at Avondale Park with St. Anne’s on one single site.
Harvey Nichols is one of the world’s leading luxury retailers: ambitious overhaul of the iconic flagship store in London’s Knightsbridge – Menswear department and Beauty department refurbs.
lighting design studio Nulty+ illuminate Brutalist building in London: Lilian Baylis school was built in the Sixties using raw concrete as its main construction material. The lighting accentuates formal features and volumetric rhythm.
This dark and compartmentalised Victorian terraced house has been reconfigured to transform it into a light and airy home. All internal, and rear external walls were removed at lower ground floor level to create open plan spaces that spill out into the garden.
RDA’s studio has undergone many transformations in its lifetime. From a bakery in the 1880s, to a dental surgery to an architectural studio. RDA were keen to reflect the buildings history when renovating.
Nautilus is a spiral staircase developed as a dynamic design statement for a residential refurbishment. The minimalist hollow stair is formed from 180 unique pieces of ply.
Foster + Partners’ plans for the rebirth of the Snowdon Aviary at ZSL London Zoo have received planning approval from Westminster Council.
MAX Architects has completed the £35 million, 150,000 sq ft mixed-use redevelopment of 25 Wilton Road in London Victoria for Royal London Asset Management (RLAM).
This project designed by Gort Scott is driven by careful consideration of the welfare of feline patients and their owners, reflecting the client’s core values. The design works hard to ensure that cats and their owners are at ease.
London architecture news – info + photos of Feilden Fowles architects studio in Waterloo ; Belarusian Memorial Chapel building by Spheron Architects ; Fairfax House, Teddington, by Coupdeville ; and Metropolitan Police Training and Operations Facility in Hendon by Bennetts Associates.