Leaf Facade in London, England, by Squire and Partners, 2013 [caption id="attachment_6518" align="alignnone" width="510" caption="Photograph courtesy of Squire and Partners"][/caption] Architectural inspiration can be found just about anywhere nowadays—forms and structures can echo those of animals; buildings can become landforms through the ...Read More
Slip House in London, UK by Carl Turner Architects, 2012. Occupying one of four plots forming a gap in a typical Brixton terrace, Slip House constitutes a new prototype for adaptable terraced housing. Three simple ‘slipped’ orthogonal box forms break up ...Read More
Archway Studios in London, UK by Undercurrent Architects, 2012. According to Undercurrent Architects, over 10,000 arches comprise the Victorian railway infrastructure that cuts up the city of London. Their design of the aptly named Archway Studios—a live-work space—positions the building under ...Read More
Architectural and Cultural Guide Pyongyang edited by Philipp Meuser DOM Publishers, 2012 Paperback, 2 volumes w/slipcase, 368 pages Architecture 11: RIBA Buildings of the Year by Tony Chapman Merrell Publishers, 2012 Hardcover, 273 pages These two books focusing on architecture halfway around the globe from ...Read More
- Written by John Hill.
- Posted on April 23, 2012.
The Woven Nest in London, England by atmos studio, 2010. The following text and images for this residence in Stoke Newington are courtesy atmos studio. This home for an actress and musician carefully slots between buildings and sightlines, and wraps built-in furniture ...Read More
Minotaur in Northumberland, England by Nick Coombe and Shona Kitchen, 2003. The Kielder Water and Forest Park is located near ...Read More
Selfridges in Birmingham, England by Future Systems, 2003. Wednesday, September 4, saw the opening of the new Selfridges Department Store in Birmingham, England, an important part ...Read More
Radisson Hotel in Glasgow, Scotland by Gordon Murray + Alan Dunlop Architects, 2002. Located in the heart of Scotland's largest city, Glasgow, the Radisson ...Read More
Women's Library in London, England by Wright & Wright Architects, 2002. Although not an award winner by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) proper, Wright & Wright Architects' ...Read More
Ogilvy & Mather in London, England by Buschow Henley, 2001. The following text and images are by London, England's Buschow Henley for ...Read More