Letters from the Editor
On how architecture can be either manifestation of vanity or source of social transformation
Could Howard’s Garden City and Rudlin’s winning proposal for the Wilson Prize give crucial hints to come out of the housing crisis?
What happens when disability is not seen as a problem for architecture to solve, but as a potential generative impetus?
On the uneasy relationship between reductivist beauty contests and architecture’s nuanced narratives and complexities
If the Venice Biennale is an often criticized event, could Koolhaas’ 2014 edition succeed in being more substantial?
Editorial View: Who Needs Architecture Critics?Subscription
More than ever, architecture is in need of provocative, engaging and entertaining critics
On the relationship, or lack thereof, between architect and building site
Editorial View: The Inherently Compromised Relationship between Buildings and Photography Subscription
When architectural photography’s controlled views of buildings are redefined by and adapted to new technologies
While our war-torn cities can be rebuilt, their fraught social linkages will never be the same
Editorial View: The end of public space?Subscription
The power of the state has changed the essential idea of public space as a space for socialization, expression and democracy