Library & Culture
Final Frame: Economist Building

A timely reminder of his influence on the townscape movement, Suzanne Waters looks at an illustration by Gordon Cullen, from the collections of the RIBA… This image commemorates the 100th anniversary of the architect and town planner Gordon Cullen

Sustainability
Earthen Architecture in Resource Limited Settings: A Bangladesh Case Study

The final Perspectives on Architecture talk in 2013 came from Jo Ashbridge, 2012 RIBA Boyd Auger Scholarship recipient, on Tuesday 12th November. At the time of receiving the award she was already in Bangladesh working with a

Students
Reimagining the Balfron Tower, or questioning architectural heritage, regeneration and the future of housing

Article by Georgie Day* The beauty of the Balfron Tower is written all over its fac(ad)e in a very literal way. Its central architectonic move – that of separating the circulation, refuse shoots, and services

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Spreading the word about research via social media (and the Home Improvements project)

Social media are an excellent way to spread the word about architectural research – whether you’re a practitioner or an academic. This often involves using multiple channels to get a message across; the Motivating