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The Waterloo Palace: unbuilt designs for a monumental residenceSubscription

By Derek Linstrum

For the hero of Waterloo, as well as the hero of Blenheim, designs were prepared for a residence on a palatial scale, to be provided by a grateful nation

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Driving the social divide: planning in Belfast reinforces the city’s segregationSubscription

Proving roads and urban planning can be as divisive as walls: twenty years since the peace process began Belfast remains a city disunited

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Identity check: slow architecture grows on the islands of IrelandSubscription

The critical culture of Irish architecture, so painstakingly developed over the last half century, is now under threat of starvation

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Hélène Binet: ‘I am interested in making you dream about the place’VideoSubscription

Winner of the Ada Louise Huxtable Prize 2019, photographer Hélène Binet talks dreams, Zaha Hadid and photography you can hold in your hands following the Women in Architecture awards in March

Moving pictures: Flint House by Skene Catling de la PeñaVideoSubscription

An atmospheric film of the wedge-shaped award-winning house 

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The rise and fall and rise of Edwin LutyensSubscription

From AR November 1981: The variations in Lutyens’ critical standing provides an interesting sidelight on the history of the fluctuating fortunes of the Modern Movement in Britain

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Edwin Lutyens (1869-1944)Subscription

Lutyens’ popularity was undoubtedly down to the ease with which he manipulated architectural signifiers of wealth and taste

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