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Living roof in Mayfair, London.

Natural cliffs in the landscape play home to a...

Tessa Brunette

Tessa Brunette

06 April 2017 / 3 Comment(s)

'Bosco Verticale' apartment buildings in Milan.

Why are some architects scared to use vegetation...

Alistair Law

Alistair Law

16 February 2017 / 4 Comment(s)

Facades that promote happiness. Central St Giles, London. © Hufton + Crow/L&G

It’s time to think bigger about the role...

Becci Taylor

Becci Taylor

23 May 2016 / 4 Comment(s)

'Walkie Talkie' building on the right of London skyline

It’s not a good day when your building is...

Steve Walker

Steve Walker

19 February 2015 / 4 Comment(s)

Galleria West Shopping Centre at night, Seoul

As a lighting designer I firmly believe that,...

Siegrid Siderius

Siegrid Siderius

17 July 2014 / 8 Comment(s)

Doughnuts.

Surely it’s high time we gave our buildings...

Graham Dodd

Graham Dodd

06 March 2014 / 5 Comment(s)

Designers and engineers dream of creating highly responsive building façades that mimic nature and change in response to their environment. Like flowers, they would open and close in relation to the light. This is a new field of research but...

Jan Wurm

Jan Wurm

15 May 2012 / 5 Comment(s)

The covered Zaragoza World Expo 2008 pavilion bridge, that spans the River Ebro, features a façade made up of GRC tiles mounted on a diagrid structure. Copyright FG SG Fotografia de Arquitectura.

A greener future’s not all about electric...

Ignacio Fernandez

Ignacio Fernandez

30 January 2012 / 5 Comment(s)