Architecture

As London's Architectural Association celebrates 100 years of female students, rediscovering the city designed by women

frieze video - 07 Nov 2017

From skyscraper bridges to giant bio-domes enclosing Manhattan, an exhibition at the Queens Museum takes us on a tour of the city that could have been

 

‘Vertical City’, installation view, Sidney R. Yates Hall. Courtesy: Chicago Architecture Biennial, Kendall McCaugherty © Hall Merrick Photographers

A report from the Chicago Architecture Biennial, whose interesting provocation sadly remains unanswered

The possibilities and pressures that have resulted from the boom in new museums in China and its neighbouring regions 

Design Matters - 14 Sep 2017

For the third in our six-part series in collaboration with B&O PLAY, Design Matters, architect David Adjaye on the importance of technology in making smarter and more ecological materials

Thirty years on, could a pioneering self-build scheme – documented in a new book – help solve London’s current housing crisis?

Taro Okamoto, Sun God, installed in Osaka

A recent show traces the creative legacies of an artist and an architect who helped shape Japan’s futurist aspirations

Temporary shelter over RA250 Redevelopment, Royal Academy of Arts, London, by David Chipperfield Architects. Photo: Francis Ware

Rowan Moore looks at the role of gallery spaces in the 21st-century

On the socially committed architecture of Diébédo Francis Kéré, winner of this year’s Serpentine Pavilion commission

Jacqueline de Jong, The Situationist Times, 1962–67, covers of issues 5 and 6, designed and edited by Jacqueline de Jong. Courtesy: the artist and the Beinecke Library, Yale University, New Haven

From situationists to shame: what to read this weekend

Fifth Avenue façade of the Frick Collection, New York. Photograph: Michael Bodycomb. Courtesy: The Frick Collection

With Frieze Week underway, architect Annabelle Selldorf reveals her favourite spots across the city

Madan Mahatta’s historic photographs of New Delhi record a time when India was embracing modernist architecture