Manchester Piccadilly Gardens Landscape design by Urban Edge Architecture |

Manchester Piccadilly Gardens

Demolition of concrete pavilion by Tadao Ando, the only building by this celebrated Japanese architect in the UK. Manchester City Council desire to “refresh” Piccadilly Gardens, a green space in the city centre. The pavilion building and controversial wall will be replaced by larger glass and timber structure designed by Urban Edge.

Chapel Street Regeneration Buildings Salford |

Chapel Street Regeneration in Salford

Design proposal by OMI Architects to form two groups of buildings straddling a new public square. The development opens a pedestrian route from Chapel Street to the New Bailey area, Spinningfields and Manchester city centre. 375 apartments and 870sqm of commercial & retail space.

XYZ Spinningfields Manchester office building

XYZ Spinningfields

Design: Cartwright Pickard, Architects

Speculative ten-storey, workspace building commissioned by Allied London. The design is specifically aimed at the fast expanding TMT (technology, media and telecommunications), a highly ‘agile’ speculative commercial office, also acting as a community hub.

Wood Awards 2016 Buildings Shortlist

Maggie’s Cancer Centre in Manchester

Design: Foster + Partners, Architects

Maggie’s Cancer Centre in Manchester is one of winners announced for the RIBA North West region: the design of this building establishes a domestic atmosphere in a garden setting with a greenhouse and a veranda.

Chetham’s Music School, Manchester

Chetham’s Music School, Manchester Building, England Architecture Chetham’s Music School, Manchester New Building – design by Stephenson: ISA Studio 22 Jun 2017 RIBA North West Awards Winners in 2017 Chetham’s School of Music – Stoller Hall by stephenson STUDIO – Manchester, England School – independent/public – is one of four winners announced. 17 + 14…

London Road Fire Station

Two Manchester Landmark Buildings

Architects: Levitt Bernstein

Allied London and Levitt Bernstein have submitted design proposals to reinvigorate two of Manchester’s best loved buildings – London Road Fire Station and the Old Granada Studios at St. John’s.

Manchester Airports Terminal

Manchester Airport’s Terminal 2 Transformation

Architects: Benoy

Benoy is proud to confirm its appointment to the £1bn expansion of Manchester Airport’s Terminal 2. Benoy’s Team will be delivering the Interior Concept Design for the International Departure Lounge for the scheme which has been described as the biggest single construction project to take place in Greater Manchester.

The Point, Manchester, building by BDP

Manchester Architecture Tours

Manchester Architecture Tours, buildings by Mecanoo, Libeskind, Calatrava, Ando, Ian Simpson Architects and many more – info on booking an architecture guide for building walks around this city – Manchester walking tours

Angel Meadow at NOMA, Manchester

Angel Meadow at NOMA, Manchester

Design: 5plus Architects

Far East Consortium International Limited reveal the designs for its first project in Manchester – Angel Meadow. The £200m residential development comprises 754 homes across four buildings.