Architecture

Coming soon: Post-Modern Buildings in Britain by Elain Harwood and Geraint Franklin

Batsford, in conjunction with the 20th Century Society, is releasing Post-Modern Buildings in Britain by Elain Harwood and Geraint Franklin in November. Post-modernism is described as the ‘1980s counter to Brutalism’, but a style that did fall out of fashion until key buildings began to disappear. It is now being reassessed by historians Geraint Franklin […]

new images of jean nouvel’s monad terrace as work gets underway in miami beach

elevated by 3.5 meters, the building is the first structure in miami beach to be constructed above west avenue’s new height, meaning that all interior spaces, as well as the garage entrance, are well above the flood plain.

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ministry of design’s hutong-styled vue hotel comprises a series of quasi-historic buildings

the hotel compound sits on the edge of the picturesque houhai lake, and neighbors a verdant public park, as well as historic hutong houses used by local inhabitants today.

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