11 July 2014 07:30 PM
29 June 2014 07:50 PM
Awarding a contract to one of the world’s most celebrated architects to design a landmark $1bn (£590m) building that, it’s hoped, will herald a new dawn for a country whose future appears in doubt should not be too controversial a decision.
19 June 2014 05:27 PM
They are already able to churn out everything from food to guns and pieces of art, but could a 3D printer eventually contribute a skyscraper to the skyline of a British city? Yes, according to an architect at one of the country’s most famous firms.
Phoenix Towers plans revealed as world’s tallest, pinkest and greenest skyscrapers to be built in China – but inspired by London
19 June 2014 03:40 PM
British architects say £1.2bn project will tower over Dubai's Burj Khalifa by more than 150m
19 June 2014 12:54 AM
Both towering city behemoths and more modest village projects have been recognised as “exceptional” by the Royal Institute of British Architects in its annual national awards revealed on Thursday.
12 June 2014 10:45 PM
As the BBC investigates tents in a Culture Show special, Christopher Beanland wonders if the earliest form of architecture could have us all pitching in
01 June 2014 12:00 AM
31 May 2014 12:00 AM
* Thirty years ago this morning, Britain began its relationship with the phrase "monstrous carbuncle". The previous night, Prince Charles had delivered a speech at Hampton Court Palace to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). He seized the opportunity to compare the proposed extension to the National Gallery to what Webster's describes as "a very painful acute local inflammation of subcutaneous tissue".
Striking skylines from Hong Kong to Sydney: Christopher Hauser displays photographs at London Festival of Architecture
28 May 2014 03:04 PM
German photographer exhibits shots of cities including London and Singapore
13 May 2014 12:27 AM
08 May 2014 06:39 PM
Frances Stead Sellers takes a tour of The British embassy with the ambassador’s wife
23 April 2014 09:00 PM
Whatever next? Simon Usborne finds out from Britain's highest authority on the subject
22 April 2014 06:49 PM
The developers behind Battersea Power Station have vowed that the iconic building’s chimneys, which face a “vicious circle of deterioration,” will be demolished and rebuilt in just two years.
Kingdom Tower: Construction of 1km high new world’s tallest building to begin next week in Saudi Arabia
19 April 2014 04:24 PM
Saudi Arabian skyscraper will reach four times higher than London’s Shard
10 April 2014 08:30 PM
Jug Cerovic said his maps are easy to read, easy to memorise and easy to use
Review: A panoramic account of the hacking scandalbooks
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- 2 Disney heiress Abigail disowns her share of family profits in West Bank company
- 3 Israel's propaganda machine is finally starting to misfire
- 4 Zayn Malik on Israel-Gaza: One Direction singer bombarded with Twitter death threats after posting #FreePalestine
- 5 'Hello mum, this is going to be hard for you to read ...'
New Netflix releases: Films and TV shows coming August 2014
Samuel Beckett's biographer reveals secrets of the writer's time as a French Resistance spy
Best movies on Netflix UK and US: 32 films that will end your endless scrolling
Star Wars Episode 7: Simon Pegg hints at role
Guardians of the Galaxy - review: A superficial and half-hearted Marvel film
The secret report that helps Israel hide facts
Land for gas: Merkel and Putin discussed secret deal could end Ukraine crisis
Woman and two children killed by mob in riots over 'blasphemous' Facebook post in Pakistan
A day in the life of Vladimir Putin: The dictator in his labyrinth
Putin is 'thuggish, dishonest and reckless', says British ambassador to US
Richard Dawkins tweets: 'Date rape is bad, stranger rape is worse'
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