Winners announced at the BD Architect of the Year Awards

More than 800 of the architectural community packed the ExCel in east London on 9th March for BD’s Architect of the Year Awards 2016, hosted by writer and broadcaster Stephen Fry. During the awards ceremony Stephen Fry praised architects for their... View Article

designjunction show announces new London home in King’s Cross

Critically acclaimed international design show designjunction today announces its relocation to an exciting new long-term home in King’s Cross, one of most exciting urban redevelopments in the UK. With the support of the King’s Cross development partnership, designjunction will take... View Article

Unlearn ‘Double Glazing’

Paul Godwin, managing director of The FIT Show, appeals to the architectural community to take another look at the domestic home improvement window market. We in the ‘double glazing’ market know that you shun us; that you liken us to Blackpool holidays, TOWIE, and... View Article

Bogle Architects’ laser research centre wins MIPIM Award

Bogle Architects has won the ‘Best industrial and logistics development’ MIPIM award for its ELI Beamlines project. The practice were the lead designers of the project from concept design through to authorship review. ELI Beamlines is the first laser research infrastructure involving scientists... View Article

Glasgow hospitals recognised with international MIPIM award

All eyes were on the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital (QEUH) and the Royal Hospital for Children (RHC) as they scooped the prestigious international MIPIM award for Best Healthcare Development on 17 March. The landmark £842 million Glasgow Hospital designed by... View Article

Now booking: REHAU’s Passivhaus seminar at The Crystal

Booking is now open for the London instalment in REHAU’s popular series of Passivhaus seminars designed for architects, specifiers, clients and developers. Rather appropriately, this seminar is taking place at one of the world’s most sustainable buildings – The Crystal... View Article

Kbb Birmingham 2016 edition deemed “best show yet”

Kbb Birmingham 2016 has registered record visitor audience and re-book figures. It was reported the four days of the show featured over 35 per cent more exhibitors than 2014. The show also achieved “the strongest” re-book figures of 65% for kbb Birmingham 2018.... View Article

Wood Awards 2016 call for entries launched

The Wood Awards: Excellence in British Architecture and Product Design has now launched its 2016 call for entries. Architects and designers from around the United Kingdom are invited to enter their wood-based projects and have until 27 May to submit... View Article

UK Construction Week champions diversity in construction

Despite a clear business case for a more diverse workforce, the industry still lacks the understanding and leadership required to address inequality; so was the conclusion of a recent high-level discussion, attended by well-known champions of diversity in construction. Brought... View Article

Showrooms and installations at Clerkenwell Design Week 2016

Clerkenwell Design Week 2016 (CDW) will see top brands open their doors for the design savvy and design curious to explore their latest offerings. Creative interventions are taking place this year, with collaborations and commissions made especially for CDW, adding... View Article