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The central hall in the Neues Museum was destroyed. Historic plaster casts have been restored and repaired and a new staircase added

David Chipperfield

The British architect talks to Magali Robathan about Brexit, our changing cities and the media’s hunger for controversy
The danger in architecture is that we’re being encouraged more and more to create signature buildings; things that are photogenic and that will look good in magazines,” says David Chipperfield.
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In our cities, parks are one of the few places that the rich and the poor are side by side, and everybody is equal

Dan Pearson

As the new Garden Museum opens in London, garden designer Dan Pearson talks to Magali Robathan about his inspirations, the role of green space and his sadness at the fate of the Garden Bridge
The Garden Museum recently reopened in Lambeth, London. What do you think of Dow Jones Architects’ redevelopment? The architects have done a remarkable job of turning a heavy building into a
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Daylight will illuminate the interior of the Perelman Performing Arts Center through the marble façade

Joshua Prince-Ramus

Prince-Ramus was the founding partner of OMA New York, before rebranding the firm as REX in 2006
The founder of REX Architecture and one-time OMA partner talks to Kim Megson about rejecting ‘starchitecture’, embracing philosophy and designing an arts centre at Ground Zero
Has there ever been a more prolific and consistent architectural talent factory than Rem Koolhaas’ Office of Metropolitan Architecture? Over four decades, the studio has launched the careers of a
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Pavilions exploring the theme will be built within and around the city’s Arsenale

Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara

Curators 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale
The creation of vibrant and meaningful public spaces will be the focus of the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale, curators Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara have revealed. The duo announced that
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Loop at the Quartier des Spectacles

Montreal - Getting creative

Montreal’s transformation isn’t about lavish budgets or iconic projects, says Christopher DeWolf. Instead architects are changing the face of the city with a series of truly creative projects
A sea of people has gathered in the Place des Festivals, spilling around the corner onto Sainte-Catherine Street. The crowd is especially huge when you consider they are here to
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Dragon’s Eye

Into the wild

Inspired by Welsh legends, eight cabins have appeared across Wales as part of the Epic Retreats pop up hotel project
A dragon’s eye, King Arthur’s cave and Wales’s mining industry – these are the inspirations behind three of the eight pop up cabins that have launched in Wales as part
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Populous have designed a proposed 25,000 capacity stadium for MBU

David Beckham

Beckham has purchased the land he needs for a stadium
Founder Miami Beckham United
David Beckham’s plans to launch a glamorous new Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise in Miami have taken a major step forward, with the county’s board of commissioners agreeing to sell
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Kéré told CLAD that the value of great public spaces ‘cannot be measured by money’

Diébédo Francis Kéré

Principal Kéré Architecture
This year’s Serpentine Pavilion, designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré, has been unveiled in London’s Hyde Park. Speaking to CLAD, the architect said the high-profile commission had given him an “exciting
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Visitors can ascend the building via a network of exterior walkways and staircases

Centro Botín

The gallery’s two volumes are clad with an intricate ceramic skin reflecting the shifting colours of the sky and the sea
Renzo Piano has completed his first Spanish building; a bold new art museum on the waterfront of Santander. Designed in collaboration with Luis Vidal Architects, Centro Botín is formed of
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Levete said she respected the museum’s ’radical’ commitment to daring and innovation

Amanda Levete

AL_A’s design concept for the project was to ‘make visible the invisible through large moves and small details alike’
Director AL_A
The largest building project undertaken by London’s Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in over 100 years has opened to the public. Architect Amanda Levete and her firm AL_A have designed
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ll Sereno was built on top of an old arched boathouse which has been reinvented as a spa

Beauty sleep?

Patricia Urquiola
When Patricia Urquiola was tasked with creating the first new hotel on Lake Como for years, she knew she had to get it right. She tells Magali Robathan how Il Sereno took shape
Opened in August 2016 but with its official opening this season, Il Sereno Lago di Como is a contemporary hotel designed by Patricia Urquiola on the banks of Italy’s Lake
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The Peter Zumthor-designed Therme Vals spa resort opened in 1996

Thom Mayne

Thom?Mayne
The Pritzker-winning founder of Morphosis is known for his bold approach to architecture. He tells Kim Megson about compellingness, criticism and why he’s building a skyscraper hotel next to Switzerland’s most famous thermal spa
The profession of architecture is so filled with grey personalities and corporate equivocators,” the late architect Lebbeus Woods once wrote, “that when an architect comes along who is uncompromising and
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The skygarden is separated into several zones along its lengthy route across downtown Seoul

Seoul Skygarden

The mayor of Seoul, Won-soon Park, has officially opened a 983 metre long botanical ‘floating walkway’ along a transformed city highway
Designed by Dutch architects MVRDV, the Skygarden, also known as Seoullo 7017, is a linear park featuring 24,000 plants, trees, shrubs and flowers from 200 local species – creating “a
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The purpose-built, glass walled Tunnel Club will give views of the players’ tunnel

Chris Lee, Managing Director, Populous

Christopher Lee, managing director at Populous, is overseeing the stadium development
Project - White Hart Lane, London
The architect masterminding a new home for English football team Tottenham Hotspur – billed by the Premier League club as “the most unique sports and entertainment destination in Europe” –
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RCR recently unveiled the steel-clad La Cuisine Arts Centre in Nègrepelisse, in France

RCR Arquitectes

Project - Winners of the 2017 Pritzker Prize for Architecture
Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vilalta were selected as the winners of the 2017 Pritzker Architecture Prize. The Pritzker award, which is widely regarded as architecture’s highest accolade, honours
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The old PE department has been transformed into Spa Chanterelle

Bill Bensley

Bill Bensley's latest resort project is on the site of a former university
Project - JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay, Vietnam
For his latest Southeast Asian resort project, designer Bill Bensley has taken inspiration from an unlikely combination of themes: the work of pioneering French naturalist Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, the importance of
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Boeri’s first vertical forests are neighbouring residential towers in central Milan, each with 900 trees and 20,000 shrubs

Stefano Boeri

Stefano Boeri is working on a number of major green schemes in China
Project - Nanjing Green Towers, China
Italian architect and ‘vertical forest’ pioneer Stefano Boeri has unveiled his design for a pair of towers in Nanjing, east China, covered by 1,100 trees and 2,500 cascading plants and
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The OCT Loft development includes a range of interesting public areas that link the studios, bars, restaurants, shops and exhibition spaces

City of change

Shenzhen is growing at a spectacular rate, and leisure is at the heart of many of its new developments. Christopher DeWolf takes a look
Last February, when Tobias Berger took the stage at a Manila art fair to introduce the Old Bailey Galleries, a new contemporary art centre he runs in Hong Kong, the
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