530 dwellings across three blocks on a housing estate
Linked Hybrid in Beijing, China by Steven HollSubscription
Eight towers linked by a public ‘skyloop’ on the 18th floor
Typology: Housing EstateSubscription
From the green quadrangles of medieval almshouses to towering banlieues, the history of mass housing represents architecture at its most high-minded – which makes its failures all the more painful
Typology: New townsSubscription
Creating new urban areas from scratch may appear to be a utopian exercise, but more frequently it entrenches existing systems of power
Typology: Corporate campus Subscription
With the 1940s came a compulsion to move headquarters from the inner-city sprawl to more tranquil environs out of town. Is the resurgent migration a retreat to a natural idyll or a calculated isolation?
The giant Apple-filled doughnut bears a resemblance to the Cold War-era corporate campus of defence contractor General Atomics
Carlos Ott’s campus for the multinational IT subsidiary of Tata Group was the largest office complex in India
Suzlon’s corporate HQ is one of the most energy-efficient buildings in the world
Typology: Multifaith Subscription
Religious belief systems remain powerful and distinct but, alongside the differences, comes a call for greater tolerance and cohesion. Can the worship of different gods take place under one roof?
Typology: Fire StationsSubscription
The fire station is a unique blend of domesticity and workplace, with the engines brought as close as possible to the living quarters in search of the world’s briefest commute (preferably via pole)