A synagogue fit for 21st century worship and community

Maidenhead synagogue acquired its building nearly 20 years and while some minor refurbishments had been undertaken it was becoming clear that a more significant investment was going to be required to meet the needs of the growing community. The initial... View Article

Orms gets greenlight to transform historic Portobello Dock

Following an invited competition, Orms were appointed by Portobello Dock Limited (part of Brockton Capital) to assess the opportunity to reimagine the West London site with a collection of new buildings, structures and open spaces. The site straddles both sides... View Article
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50 Scollard, Toronto launched

Designs for Foster + Partners newest residential project in Canada were revealed in Toronto. An amalgam of community-based amenities, heritage restoration, high-end luxury residences, and public green space, 50 Scollard lays the foundation for a rich social anchor within a... View Article

Benoy to design key waterfront development for Wenzhou

Benoy has won the international competition to design INCITY MEGA for SCPG in Wenzhou, China. Following Benoy’s earlier appointment to complete the masterplan for eight land plots along the Central Green Axis of the city for China Vanke, this latest... View Article

New Lubbesthorpe Primary School design plans revealed

Plans for a brand new primary school have been revealed by GSS Architecture and Couch Perry Wilkes (CPW) following works starting on site. New Lubbesthorpe Primary School will be located within the new community of Lubbesthorpe, near Blaby, Leicestershire. The... View Article

Designs for Axis Madrid revealed

Foster + Partners newest project in Madrid was announced on 20th June – the comprehensive refurbishment of the Plaza Colón building at the heart of the city. Located at one of the most major intersections in Madrid, the project seeks... View Article

Plans for revolutionary Nottingham Dementia Care Home revealed

Leading architecture practice unveils revolutionary plans for dementia care home that promises to promote independence, comfort, and quality of life for residents through intelligent architecture. Leonard Design Architects, a global architectural practice which is headquartered in Nottingham, is behind the... View Article

Work begins on 207-bed student accommodation development in Dublin

Crosslane Student Developments, part of the Crosslane Property Group (“Crosslane”), is pleased to announce that construction has commenced on their 207-bed purpose-built student accommodation development on Carman’s Hall, Dublin. The project will be Crosslane’s first student scheme in the city and in... View Article

The Age of Enlightenment

A formerly aloof monument to ancient art has been opened up in the French city of Nantes, with a precise handling of light and form as the keys to a unifying extension and refurbishment by Stanton Williams. James Parker reports... View Article

The inseparable duo of Manhattan

The familiar look of the New York skyline has now been interrupted by a pair of eye-catching skyscrapers on the banks of the East River. The copper-clad, dual residential towers are reminiscent of a couple dancing, kinked at the hip... View Article