Paul Finch is editorial director of The Architectural Review
While it is still the case that women have yet to achieve equality in the architectural world, the Women in Architecture awards applaud first architectural quality, and then the architect – who happens to be a woman
The transformation of the Yongsan US Garrison into a parkland proves that architecture can overcome a history of occupation, war and an uneasy truce
From Herzog & de Meuron’s Elbphilharmonie to Will Alsop’s Peckham Library, is it important for architecture to ‘fit in’?
In an architectural environment which favours the established rather than the unknown, emerging architects must have a good balance of creativity, knowledge and experience
WOHA’s public housing in Singapore is a revolution in mass housing design
Editorial: ‘Does it matter what it looks like?’Subscription
Is a bad building the same thing as an ugly building, or is a facade only skin-deep?
Editorial: ‘London’s towering inferno raises questions of principle beyond fire control’Subscription
Specification takes on political overtones because standards are based on lowest common denominator
Architecture and design can, at best, turn problems into assets
Pedestrian Bridge by Miro Rivera Architects Subscription
The ingenious use of metal tubes has created an unexpected jewel
Wall House, Santiago, Chile by FARSubscription
This singular design in Santiago is a sophisticated reinterpretation of the domestic exterior.