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Does what it says on the tin: Amanda Levete's Tincan Restaurant Subscription

18 September 2014 | By

James Haldane visits the pop up diner which is decorated with and serves only tinned seafood

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Style is the Man: Charles Jencks Subscription

12 September 2014 | By

A new monograph on the late works of James Stirling and Michael Wilford prompts some reflections on the role of style and meaning in architecture

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Enigmatic Mackintosh: Fact meets fiction in Esther Freud's Mr Mac and Me Subscription

11 September 2014 | By Rebecca Swirsky

This luminous novel breathes new life into Mackintosh, both as an architect and as a man

Interview with Bernard Tschumi

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10 September 2014 | By

Architect of Parc de la Villette, Parc Zoologique de Paris and the author of The Manhattan Transcripts speaks to Paul Finch about his education, work and critical position. Tschumi discusses his interest in the city, his admiration for Cedric Price and why he’s pessimistic about the future of architecture

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The Importance of Being Ernö: Goldfinger from wooden toys to 'spatial feeling' Subscription

9 September 2014 | By James Dunnett

Ernö Goldfinger’s AR articles formed the first verbal articulation of his architecture’s marked and expressive spatial feeling

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Buffer zones and golf estates: Do we really need more Garden Cities? Subscription

3 September 2014 | By Guy Trangoš

From the Palestinian West Bank to apartheid townships the Garden City model has been continuously twisted into suburban anomalies across the globe

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Enough Slum Porn: The Global North’s Fetishisation of Poverty Architecture must End Subscription

12 August 2014 | By Dan Hancox

Heralded as interesting architects and creative urbanists, the desperation-driven inhabitants of slums have lost their voice amid Western ‘beneficence’

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Lego's New Architecture Studio Fails to Think Outside the Blocks Subscription

10 July 2014 | By

Lego is launching a new £149.99 set of bricks for building architectural models but its vision of architecture’s potential seems unusually blinkered

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The deadline for the AR Emerging Architecture Awards is extended to the 12th of September

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Style is the Man: Charles Jencks Subscription

12 September 2014 | By

A new monograph on the late works of James Stirling and Michael Wilford prompts some reflections on the role of style and meaning in architecture

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After the Event: Bernard Tschumi Retrospective at the Pompidou Centre Subscription

3 September 2014 | By Anthony Vidler

The recent retrospective on Bernard Tschumi at the Pompidou Centre provided a compelling analysis of a career spanning over 45 years - and ultimately reveals the architect’s unique integration of theory and practice

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Mies: Behind the Smoke Screen Subscription

8 August 2014 | By Spyros Papapetros

A major new monograph on Mies by the late Detlef Mertins seeks the enigma behind the cigar

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It's a Small World, After All Subscription

17 June 2014 | By

Nicholas Olsberg reflects on the history of the now rehabilitated Ground Zero site through the story of Minoru Yamasaki’s World Trade Center

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