'People are nicer to each other when they move more slowly': how to create happier cities.
Urban spaces can be designed to make people feel happier, behave better and be kinder – and there are financial benefits.
Council houses were once a glory of the public realm. Let’s return to those days.
It’s scandalous that local authorities are being forced to rent from private landlords the same properties they once owned… before right to buy
Interview - Sir Stuart Lipton talks to Building
Developer Stuart Lipton is among the biggest names in the business – and has no intention of leaving it any time soon.
Would you trust Roger Scruton to design your new home?
The conservative philosopher who shares Prince Charles’s views on architecture is surely the worst person to head the government’s new commission to improve UK housing.
The Case for Architecture Classes in Schools
Hong Kong architect Vicky Chan has taught urban design and planning to thousands of kids. Here’s why.
The most creative UNESCO cities in the UK
UNESCO’s UK Creative Cities network comprises ten destinations which celebrate imaginative expression and foster emerging voices across the arts.
The latest buildings designed for Paradise City, an entertainment complex in South Korea
Nothing is what it seems in MVRDV’s latest project.
Cities sign up to zero-carbon buildings by 2030
New buildings in 19 global cities will have zero emissions.
15 Clerkenwell Close
Amin Taha has provoked the wrath of council planners with his glorious, rough-hewn flats in London’s Clerkenwell.