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Fragments: The History of Architecture in 14 Fireplaces Subscription

31 January 2015 | By Daniel Stilwell

From the South African Wonderwerk Cave to TV channels broadcasting lit fireplaces, Daniel Stilwell traces a chronology of this focal point of the home

architecture the movie

Lights, camera, architecture! Subscription

30 January 2015 | By Davide Rapp

Cinema and architecture share common languages and challenges writes Davide Rapp whose Elements film was a mesmerising highlight of the 2014 Venice Biennale


The best office in the world? Selgas Cano's new work space in London Subscription

29 January 2015 | By Will Hunter

Selgas Cano’s inventive new workspace for creative start-ups in London’s Tech City quarter performs more like a piece of urban fabric than a conventional office


Film: The last great social housing estate by Álvaro Siza Video Subscription

28 January 2015 | By ,

The AR explores Siza’s Quinta da Malagueira housing estate in Evora, Portugal, rich both in memory and in potential


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


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

The Education Issue: GAGAs


Winners of The Global Architecture Graduate Awards 2014 Subscription

11 December 2014 | By Will Hunter

Will Hunter introduces the recipients of this year’s GAGAs

The Education Issue: Research


Almost Exactly: The 7/8 Scale Subscription

11 December 2014 | By Amy Kulper

Oval Office replicas produced at 7/8 scale lead to the examination of the ‘almost exact’ and reveal the importance of the residual 1/8 as domain of the spatial imaginary

AR Emerging Architecture Awards 2014


Winners of the AR Awards for Emerging Architecture 2014 Subscription

12 December 2014

With projects from locales as diverse as Vietnam and Mexico, the winning entries from this year’s Awards for Emerging Architecture present a compelling snapshot of architectural activity from around the world


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 Polemical Snapshot: Architectural Photography in the Age of Social Media Subscription

15 January 2015 | By

Disseminated by smart phones and Instagram, critical photography thrives online. But can it change the way we look at buildings?


Part Two: British architecture after the Great War Subscription

30 December 2014 | By Alan Powers

Alan Powers’ two-part historical essay reveals World War One’s repercussion on the maturation of Modernism and encourages us to re-evaluate, a century later, both the Modernist canon and its impact on British architecture



Digital Issue


January 2015, 1415. Volume CCXXXVII Subscription

Click to view: DRDH | MVRDV | Jamie Fobert | Anttinen Oiva | Charles and Ray Eames | HRH The Prince of Wales


November 2014, 1413

November 2014, 1413. Volume CCXXXVI Subscription

Click to view: Frank Gehry | Neutelings Riedijk | BCQ Arquitectura | Giancarlo Mazzanti | Big Rethink Revisited | Paul Rudolph | AR @ Soane


October 2014, 1412. Volume CCXXXVI Subscription

Click to view: Atelier Deshaus | Peter Hübner | Lederer Ragnasdóttir Oei | Lütjens Padmanabhan | Troubles in Theory VI | Buckminster Fuller


September 2014, 1411. Volume CCXXXVI Subscription

Click to view: RCR | Duggan Morris | Luis Laplace | Vidler on Tschumi | Jencks on Stirling Wilford | Goldfinger House | Richard Rogers


August 2014, 1410. Volume CCXXXVI Subscription

Click to view: Emre Arolat | Caruso St John & Bosshard Vaquer | Herzog & de Meuron | Monoblock | Mies van der Rohe | Bernini


July 2014, 1409. Volume CCXXXVI Subscription

Click to view: AR House Awards | Venice Biennale: Jencks, Koolhaas, Coates | Archive: Jane Drew


June 2014, 1408. Volume CCXXXVI Subscription

Click to view: Herzog & De Meuron | Johan Celsing | Haworth Tompkins | 9/11 Memorial Museum | Michael Sorkin | Farshid Moussavi Interview

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