Punta Colorada, Cuba master plan

PDP London (an international architectural practice with offices in London, Madrid and Hong Kong) appointed masterplan architect for new 700ha resort in western Cuba, winning an international competition. A collaboration between PDP London Architects and Urban Designers with DSC Group... View Article

Frida Escobedo to design Serpentine Pavilion 2018

The Mexican architect Frida Escobedo, celebrated for dynamic projects that reactivate urban space, has been commissioned to design the Serpentine Pavilion 2018. Harnessing a subtle interplay of light, water and geometry, her atmospheric courtyard-based design draws on both the domestic architecture... View Article

PH House by Norm Architects

Norm Architects have restored and rebuilt a historic villa in Copenhagen after a devastating fire. The story goes that the house used to be inhabited by the renowned Danish architect, designer and cultural critic, Poul Henningsen. The villa, located in... View Article

Warmth, wellbeing and wow factor

A major and ultra-prestigious application in the City of London could really put U.S. red oak on the European map. The European market must, till now, have been something of a frustration for U.S. red oak suppliers. The species is... View Article

New College of Arts Building Design Team Announced

A team led by Hawkins\Brown Architects has been selected as the winner after a rigorous competition process from a shortlist of six teams and over 20 applications. All six design teams made public presentations and took part in a Q&A session at an event on 1... View Article

The new Oracle Italia headquarters in Rome

DEGW and Oracle Italia: a long-lasting relationship that has been reinforced by a great new result. A project focused around the ‘cloud’ and combining smart working, technology, people’s all-around well- being and a work-life balance through innovative space planning and... View Article

Lucien Cornil student residence Marseilles (France)

In Marseilles, A+Architecture has designed one of the highest wooden buildings in France for the CROUS: the Lucien Cornil hall of residence. This eight-floor student residence is the fruit of a successful environmental and construction period. Its sensitive urban approach... View Article

Residential Developer leads on safety with Kidde

Thakeham, one of the leading residential developers in the South East, ensures peace of mind for its customers with Kidde’s Firex mains smoke and heat alarms, and Kidde carbon monoxide alarms, all interlinked for whole-home safety. Thakeham Homes, part of... View Article

New Crittall steel window meets tough specification

Latest advancements in high performance Crittall steel window design have been successfully combined with traditional aesthetics to meet the exacting standards demanded by one of the United States’ major Ivy League universities.  Both client and architect called for neo-Gothic style... View Article