Professor Alan Dunlop on the future for St Peters for the BBC. New photos of derelict St Peter’s Seminary, Cardross, an intriguing Modernist building by Scottish architects Gillespie, Kidd & Coia, to be transformed into an arts venue and heritage destination, with a restoration grant from The Getty Foundation.
Studio MUTT were appointed by Universal Works in late 2017 to act as architect and creative partner for their future stores. The brief was to determine how an approach to clothing can translate into an approach to architecture.
Coal Drops Yard, reinventing two 1850s rail buildings, a major new King’s Cross shopping district and public space design by Heatherwick Studio.
Catalog at Willis Tower Chicago, facade design by SkB Architects, retail and entertainment building design by Gensler at the tallest tower in north America, built in 1973.
Yard Seclusion – accommodation in a farm: Evolution Design explores new operating mode to resolve the social issues commonly found in China today. The architects convert vacant houses in countryside villages into design-quality living space.
Naro-Fominsk Silk Factory building renewal, Russia, design by Mei architects and planners, Rotterdam: transformative architectural breakthroughs will bring light into the buildings.
Vicarage Gardens Stockport building design by Sanderson Borland Architects – full planning and listed building application to restore Grade II listed, free-style Arts and Crafts former Vicarage to St George’s Church.
Gasholders London King’s Cross by architects: WilkinsonEyre with Jonathan Tuckey Design: Argent LLP shortlisted for RIBA Client of the Year 2018 – the industrial heritage of Kings Cross is integral to its regeneration and the triplet of Grade II listed cast-iron gasholders is the most distinct centrepiece.
Japanese architect Kengo Kuma’s design submitted in collaboration with Portuguese architecture firm OODA, has been named the winner in a competition to Renovate and Expand Porto City Old Matadour
Rehabilitation & restoration by by Touloukian Touloukian Inc. Architects of 1887 Fisher Hill Reservoir Gatehouse in Brookline, MA, part of transformation of a reservoir into a public park.
A disused sugar factory in Zhuhai’s Jinwan District is set to be revitalized into an integrated cultural, tourism and leisure park. Woods Bagot’s master plan both celebrates the proud heritage of Zhuhai’s once prosperous sugar industry, while creating a future for the Hongqi Zhen Sugar Factory site.
Regent Street RIBA Windows competition winners news. Some of Regent Street’s leading retailers, including Jo Malone London, L’Occitane and lululemon, partnered with emerging and established architects to create a series of unique shop windows.
Restoration of iconic Hornsey Town Hall building in Crouch End to start. The Grade II* Listed former civic headquarters scheme has 146 new homes, including 11 affordable, a new arts centre, hotel, café and flexible community and events space.
The Regent Street RIBA Windows competition returns for its eighth year. The project sees some of Regent Street’s leading retailers, including Jo Malone London, L’Occitane and lululemon, partnered with emerging and established RIBA Chartered Architects to create a series of unique shop windows.