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  • Victory Square in St Petersburg – the opening photograph of Socialist Modernism – contains larger  than life-size bronze figures in its Second World War memorial but the vast plaza is bereft of real people

    On the path to the socialist blocSubscription

    Essay21 September, 2011

    Roman Bezjak: Socialist Modernism, Edited by Inka Schube, texts by Till Briegleb, Christian Raabe, Inka Schube and Hatje Cantz

  • Sabbioneta: Cryptic City by James Madge

    Cracking the code of the Ideal CitySubscription

    Essay21 September, 2011

    Sabbioneta: Cryptic City by James Madge

  • The transformation of SoHo in New York is told through the narratives of inhabitants who occupied  a magnificent building on Wooster Street in the book Illegal Living

    Bohemian rhapsody in New York CitySubscription

    Essay21 September, 2011

    Illegal Living: 80 Wooster Street and the Evolution of SoHo by Roslyn Bernstein and Shael Shapiro

  • Wisdom Builds Her House: The Architecture and History of Libraries, Architekturmuseum, Munich

    The secret life of librariesSubscription

    Essay21 September, 2011

    Wisdom Builds Her House: The Architecture and History of Libraries, Architekturmuseum, Munich

  • The pink floors of Tilvawala's model highlight his reinterpretation of 'streets in the sky', in which the new winding outdoor corridors mimic India's urban street pattern

    ‘Students in Ahmedabad continue to benefit from Doshi’s pedagogical commitment’

    Essay21 September, 2011

    Through observation and hand-drawing, students at CEPT are designing for today’s complex reality

  • Daniel Libeskind

    Daniel Libeskind (1946- )Subscription

    Essay21 September, 2011

    William JR Curtis tracks the uneven trajectory of Daniel Libeskind’s career, from early success to later derailments

  • A reconstruction of a drawing device following Leon Battista Alberti’s ‘scripting’ method. Communicating space through notation rather than representation protected the architect’s control and prevented drawings from being reproduced with errors

    Reading the digital revolutionSubscription

    Essay21 September, 2011

    The Alphabet and the Algorithm by Mario Carpo

  • Skateboarders at the Youth Factory, a vibrant suburban forum that hosts a diversity of  activities, from rock climbing to street theatre

    Double Enntendre: The Duality of two Small-Town Spanish Public SpacesSubscription

    Building21 September, 2011

    A curvaceous youth centre and a sober addition to Roman ruins explore the conflicting elements of Mérida’s urban identity - both colourfully kinetic and quietly contemplative. Projects by Selgas Cano and Sánchez García

  • The imaginative world of architect Beniamino Servino

    The imaginative world of Beniamino ServinoSubscription

    Essay21 September, 2011

    The abandoned mines in the mountains of Campania, sketched by Beniamino Servino, a Naples-trained architect who lives in their shadow, in the town of Caserta

  • Index

    A Latin quarter for LondonSubscription

    Essay3 March, 1964

    Townscape: the danger is that in all the controversy over a new site for Covent Garden fruit and vegetable market, Covent Garden itself, as a place, may be forgotten. If this happens, its special character could well be erased at one stroke by wholesale redevelopment. The nature of this character and the need to reinforce it in any new building are discussed below

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