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Tea ceremonial: Tea house, Tokyo, Japan, by Arata Isozaki & AssociatesSubscription

By Gillian Darley

Arata Isozaki’s tea pavilion in central Tokyo unites modern and traditional materials in a timeless celebration of ritual

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Building in potential: house in Nobeoka, Japan by Schemata ArchitectsSubscription

By Jan Vranovský

AR House 2018 Highly Commended: the architects have breathed new life into three interconnected buildings while maintaining the essence of the old structure 

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Rites of passage: Yu Momoeda Architecture Office, JapanSubscription

By Lili Zarzycki

Poetic sensibility married to a burgeoning ceremonial theme distinguish recent projects by Yu Momoeda Architecture Office 




Shigeru Ban (1957- )Subscription


Winner of the 2014 Pritzker Prize Shigeru Ban became known as the sustainable paper architect but behind the cardboard aesthetics lie deep humanitarianism and high-tech aspirations

Shigeru Ban

Ryue Nishizawa, left, and Kazuyo Sejima have won this year’s Pritzker Prize – the third duo in history to have done so

Ellis Island, New York, USA – Masters of simplicity SANAA win the Pritzker PrizeSubscription


Less is more? Or less is less? Does the minimalist aesthetic of Pritzker-winners SANAA make great architecture