Top marks for project to give old school new life

Jess Unwin reports on the renovation and refurbishment of a classic example of so-called 1960s brutalism architecture as classrooms are converted into loft-style apartments in the London borough of Lambeth In many ways the Baylis Old School development is a... View Article

Liverpool goes online to regenerate city centre

Campaigners have succeeded in their first step to turn a derelict flyover in Liverpool into an urban sky park. Over £40,000 has been raised through Spacehive, the world’s first civic crowdfunding website. Pledges made through the portal are philanthropic on... View Article

Architects announced for Birmingham Conservatoire

The award-winning architect Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCB) has been appointed as the designers of Birmingham City University’s new Birmingham Conservatoire building. FCB Studios will now work alongside the University to develop the plans for the new £40 million pound... View Article

Affordable apartments launched in commutable Canning Town

Genesis is pleased to announce the launch of their Fords’ Park Road development in in Canning Town, E16. This striking collection of brand new affordable apartments and maisonettes are available through shared ownership, giving first time buyers the perfect opportunity... View Article

Glasgow School of Art’s Reid Building officially opens

The latest addition to the Glasgow School of Art (GSA) campus, a stunning new £50 million purpose-built academic facility has officially opened today. The Reid Building – named after Professor Seona Reid, the former GSA director – is situated opposite... View Article

Make designs premium Wanda Reign Hotel facade in Wuhan

Make Architects, an award-winning international architecture practice, was commissioned by Wanda Group to design the unique facade for the premium Wanda Reign Hotel in Wuhan, China. The design of the luxury hotel facade is characterised by a compilation of 902... View Article

Marc Mimram completes Strasbourg School of Architecture

Marc Mimram, the award winning Paris based architecture and engineering practice, has completed Strasbourg School of Architecture (Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Strasbourg). Located in the heart of the city, La Fabrique (The Factory) is a new 4,500m2 building that... View Article

Building in harmony with nature and the landscape

During the entire planning process, the architects were plagued by the feeling that it “is such a shame to have this wonderful landscape marred by a new building”. So they realised a hotel which is equally distinctive and respectfully integrated... View Article