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Patrik Schumacher is wrong about scrapping arts funding Subscription

4 March 2015 | By Dawn Foster

The Zaha Hadid Architects partner’s alarming call to abolish public arts funding betrays a fundamental misunderstanding of economics, argues Dawn Foster


The myth of the dying high street Subscription

4 March 2015 | By Mark Brearley

Far from creeping decline, high streets could become the linch-pins of a new metropolitan spirit, writes Mark Brearley


Fendi vidi vici: when Fashion flirts with Fascism Subscription

3 March 2015 | Updated: 3 March 2015 | By Owen Hatherley

The recent recasting of Rome’s EUR shows that fascist values never really go out of fashion


Micro Organism: Hutong infill in Beijing, China, by Standard Architecture Subscription

2 March 2015 | By

A deft intervention in one of Beijing's labyrinthine hutongs attempts to improve amenities without destroying heritage or catalysing gentrification


Architecture or revolution: Portuguese participatory process for housing Subscription

28 February 2015 | By Hugh Strange

In the 70s the SAAL formed an ideological programme that reimagined the task of providing housing for the population as a collective and participatory proces. The resulting housing schemes are exhibited in Porto


London Festival of Architecture

White Collar Factory

London Festival of Architecture issues open call for participants

25 February 2015

Changing conceptions of the workplace form a central theme of the 2015 London Festival of Architecture which has opened calls for proposals


Empty gestures: Starchitecture's Swan Song Subscription

27 February 2015 | By

Architecture must move on from pandering to preposterous concepts in an adolescent search for momentary excitement. But to do this will require a more critical perspective from architectural academe and the media


Architecture and the Computer: A Contested History Subscription

9 February 2015 | By Evangelos Kotsioris

Ever the divider of opinion, the computer’s entrance into the architectural profession posed questions that are now more current and pressing than they have ever been


Revisiting Siza: An archaeology of the future Video Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

Álvaro Siza’s Quinta da Malagueira estate offers radical lessons in the relationship of architecture and time


Queer Gothic: Architecture, gender and desire Subscription

20 January 2015 | By Ayla Lepine

Through a historical study of the connections between architecture, gender and desire, Ayla Lepine reveals the invisibility and marginalisation of queer history

The Roman Singularity


Rome Prize for Architecture 2014

Follow Adam Nathaniel Furman’s journey to paint a new portrait of the Italian capital merging past, present and fiction



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