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    TQ Schools: Leutschenbach School by Christian KerezSubscription

    Thinkpiece1 February, 2012

    A stacked school programme drives Kerez’s school design, pushing it into a more engaging surrounding

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    10 Years On: Evaluating kroll’s eco schoolSubscription

    Thinkpiece1 February, 2012

    Ten years ago, the AR published a new secondary school at Caudry in northern France by Lucien Kroll, which marked an important advance in green building. The result of an architect/contractor competition, the school had to meet a demanding list of ecological criteria. As reported in January 2002 these were met and the school got off to a good start. But how has its life developed?

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    10 Years On: Evaluating kroll’s eco schoolSubscription

    Thinkpiece1 February, 2012

    Ten years ago, the AR published a new secondary school at Caudry in northern France by Lucien Kroll, which marked an important advance in green building. The result of an architect/contractor competition, the school had to meet a demanding list of ecological criteria. As reported in January 2002 these were met and the school got off to a good start. But how has its life developed?

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    Two London Schools: Cottrell and Vermeulen, Agents of Change comparedSubscription

    Buildings31 January, 2012

    In stitching together disparate school campuses, these two additions reinterpret a London idiom to reaffirm the facade’s urban significance and the lost art of ornament

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    Sarah Wigglesworth's Wakefield SchoolSubscription

    Buildings30 January, 2012

    Reworking local urban and industrial morphologies for a human scale and young imaginations, this primary school in Wakefield transforms anomie into engagement

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    Frence Twist: AAVP's Paris SchoolSubscription

    Buildings30 January, 2012

    Emblematic of wider transformation in the grim flatlands north of Paris, a new school rises from the ashes of a former industrial site in Saint-Denis

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    Kumon School by Takashi Yonezawa, Kyoto, JapanSubscription

    Buildings23 November, 2011

    Yonezawa’s school design crafts an energetic narrative for learning in Kyoto, offering a new tone for educational design protocol in Japan

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    2006 February: Pratt Institute Art School Extension, New York by Steven Holl ArchitectsSubscription

    Buildings21 September, 2011

    This new insertion balances sensitivity to history with a formal a civic boldness

  • At the opening ceremony, snipers patrol the site from the roof of the double-height library. Photograph by Giovanna Silva

    Compund Solution: A New School For AfghanistanSubscription

    Buildings21 September, 2011

    Sicilian journalist Maria Grazia Cutuli was killed while reporting in Afghanistan. Now, her brother, an architect, has created a school to her memory and a new message of hope for the country’s future generation

  • The timber decks of the ring Around a tree school become an extraordinary and lively ‘stage’ for young children to clamber around fearlessly at break-time

    Cadet Branch: Tezuka Architects' Offshoot for a Tokyo SchoolSubscription

    Buildings21 September, 2011

    Embracing an ancient Japanese zelkova, the Ring Around a Tree School is a stimulating enclave for learning and play which formally picks up on the practice’s earlier work for the same client