Perth Creative Exchange, Scotland, regeneration project by Wasps Artists’ Studios and Perth & Kinross Council, transforms an empty former St John’s Primary School building into a facility of high quality, affordable studios for artists, makers and creative businesses.
V&A Museum of Childhood redevelopment news – ambitious transformation by AOC with architects De Matos Ryan: free-to-access collection set within interactive and playful galleries in Bethnal Green to reopen in 2022.
Snøhetta’s Design for 550 Madison Garden Moves Forward with Official Approval from New York City Planning Commission.
Planning approval for V&A Museum of Childhood Renewal, most ambitious transformation of the building in its 145-history, by East London-based architecture and design practice AOC, with architects De Matos Ryan.
The first part of Studio petrjanda/brainwork’s revitalization of the Prague riverfront area called Náplavka is coming to completion, making it one of the most attractive public embankments in Europe.
Controversial changes to Erno Goldfinger’s 1960s Balfron Tower in east London approved by planners. The Twentieth Century Society had called for redevelopment designs by Studio Egret West and Ab Rogers to be abandonded.
Central Towers Olympia Exhibition Centre, West London, part of £1billion redevelopment: images released by multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy Pell Frischmann.
Appointment of construction company Ardmore for Hornsey Town Hall renewal in London’s Crouch End completes: mixed-use development for Far East Consortium at Grade II* Listed former civic headquarters building.
HS Kwartier Den Haag, Central Innovation District design by KCAP, former industrial and port area of Laakhavens transformed into attractive area for living and working.
Wilderness retreat in Tasmania by architects Cumulus: following best heritage practice the design focuses on environmental stewardship, sustainability & minimal site impact: disused 1940s hydro electric buildings in World Heritage Area.
The Guardian run an article on this derelict Brutalist building. 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.
Renewal Design: Julian Harrap Architects. The artwork and models were to be returned to their original locations. In preparation of this important restoration project the Museum staff carried out archive research to inform the architectural restoration.
Design: John Pawson / Rem Koolhaas, OMA. The new home at the Commonwealth Institute building opens on 24 November, aiming to be world’s leading museum of contemporary design and architecture.
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.
Qatari Diar Announces Rosewood Hotels & Resorts as Much-Anticipated Operator for World Class Hotel in Historic U.S. Embassy on Grosvenor Square.