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[Archive] In such a highly charged context, how can architecture sift the powerful currents of memory, myth and meaning to make sense of events?
Death’s rituals and realities are poignantly expressed in this woodland crematorium
Miamiʼs cultural and civic milieu is augmented by a consciously anti-iconic museum for modern art by Herzog & de Meuron
A closer look at the Vienna University of Economics and Business’ star-studded new campus, featuring projects from Zaha Hadid Architects and CRAB Studio
With an array of starchitect buildings corralled like guests at a cocktail party, Vienna University recasts the idea and the identity of the modern campus
Stephen Taylor’s Town Houses: ‘an apparent simplicity to these buildings belies a measured complexity’Subscription
Proposing a new template for urban living, these two town houses subtly inveigle themselves within a leafy London neighbourhood
The hermetic potential of the archive finds its ultimate expression in this tower of blank brick on Duisburgʼs waterfront
Combining accommodation for young workers and immigrants in an edge condition in Paris, this apartment block goes beyond its basic brief to provide a civilising backdrop for daily life
Paper Palace in Hanover by Shigeru BanSubscription
The Japanese pavillion is the biggest paper structure ever built, and one of the boldest attempts to meet the Expo organizers aims of generating sustainable, humane construction by using advanced technology
Rising from the ruins: Shigeru Ban’s temporary structure speaks hope after the disasterous Christchurch earthquake