Category list : People & architects
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The body politic gaily riding roughshod over our built and natural environment needs to be reined in
Poised between land and sea, the architect’s scheme for the Casa Wabi art foundation explores the tension between the precision of a Japanese sensibility and the lush profusion of a Mexican coastal landscape
Designed by a young Álvaro Siza, the Boa Nova tea house and nearby swimming pools sustain an intimacy with the Atlantic by turning their back on land
Clorindo Testa (1923-2013)Subscription
Architect to the National Library of the Argentine Republic and the Bank of London in Buenos Aires, the fanciful Clorindo Testa is a mainstay of modern Argentine architecture
AR_EA India: Anthill Design
Odile Decq wins the 2016 Jane Drew Prize: ‘I’m still at war - there’s so much to fight for’Subscription
A creative powerhouse, spirited breaker of rules and a vocal advocate of equality
Attila Kim talks about wood, translating art into space and the idiosyncrasy of Romanian architecture
AR_EA Netherlands: Rietveld Architecture-Art-Affordances
Too many architects once heralded as rising stars have seen their work descend into caricature and recycled motifs.
Joseph Paxton (1803-1865)Subscription
An opportunist, perhaps interloper, Paxton was every part the parody Victorian