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Frank Lloyd Wright's Ennis House, Googie style and Villa Carlotta all referenced in Moby's LA architecture video
Published: Wednesday, 30 May 2012

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Architect Daniel Libeskind designs 'Idea Door'
Legendary architect's design for Tre-P TrepiĆ¹ reminds us of a conversation we had with him years ago. . .
Published: Friday, 27 April 2012
John Pawson's Visual Inventory
Legendary architect edits 230,000 photographs documenting his life down to 272 for sublime new book
Published: Wednesday, 22 February 2012
What every architect wants for Christmas
Small, elegant and highly efficient, Swiss architects are using airborne robots to construct their designs
Published: Wednesday, 30 November 2011
Pawson's stairway to heaven
Architect John Pawson talks about his latest project in the Geometric Staircase at St Paul's Cathedral for London Design Festival 2011

Published: Friday, 2 September 2011
Driving in the endless city
Infamous performance artist Chris Burden turns gallery into mini LA
Published: Friday, 26 August 2011
Foster + Partners build helipad on Empire State
Foster+Partners put their own twist on the Frank Lloyd Wright 'Falling Water' Lego craze
Published: Thursday, 25 August 2011
Projects that make a positive difference to people in cities
Four urban experts select the best interventions in cities from an urban farm garden to a slum community toilet
Published: Monday, 15 August 2011
How cities should approach global events like the Olympics
It's not about what happens for two weeks during a global event, but what happens in the next 20 years; four urban experts discuss
Published: Monday, 8 August 2011
Roger Diener's advice for young architects
After 30 years of practice, the Swiss architect offers his advice to the next generation of architects
Published: Monday, 4 July 2011
A profile of the work and practice of Roger Diener
After 30 years of practice, the Swiss architect still finds it difficult to feel proud of his work
Published: Monday, 20 June 2011
What makes for a successful city?
Five urban experts give their take on what makes for a successful city
Published: Monday, 13 June 2011
The architect MJ Long on her friendship with RB Kitaj
MJ Long, architect and long-time friend of Kitaj, talks of the artist and what it was like sitting for one of his paintings
Published: Monday, 7 March 2011


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