// arthitectural / uk

aLL Design
Wembley Car Park


As part of the ongoing Wembley Stadium master plan, aLL Design were approached by Quintain to develop ideas for the façade to this multi-storey car park which had been designed by Leslie Jones Architects. The car park provides 732 spaces to serve Wembley Stadium as well as the recently completed London Designer Outlet shopping mall. […]


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Squire and Partners
Regent Street Windows Project 2014 for Brooks Brothers


Squire and Partners’ RIBA Regent Street Windows design for Brooks Brothers, the oldest American apparel brand, was conceived following a discussion about shared values of heritage, craftsmanship and quality. The concept draws on the iconic Golden Fleece, the historical symbol of wool merchants and the Brooks Brothers trademark since 1850. The installation features two crafted […]


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10 Amazing Houses Buried in the Woods


10. Matali Crasset – The feral house In the heart of the Meuse (55), in Lorraine, tucked within the 5000-hectares forest of the villages Dompcevrin, Fresnes-au-mont, Lahaymeix, Nicey-sur-Aire, Pierrefitte-sur-Aire and Ville-devant-Belrain, along the Sentier du Vent pathway, the designer matali crasset has designed and built four feral-type houses, her “maisons sylvestres”. The cabins are centrally-positioned […]


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aLL Design
Heliport Heights


aLL Design’s visually striking residential tower is intended to fill the unsightly gap on London’s south bank skyline and provide wonderful views across the river Thames. Heliport Heights will rise 15 storeys above the existing four-storey building using stilts, a first for London, allowing existing tenants to remain in-situ. The existing building will be refurbished, […]


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Nendo
Theory


Shop interiors for theory, the New York-based fashion brand known for basics that fuse functionality with casual trends. We designed the interiors for two shops in Paris and Los Angeles and one shop each in London, Beijing, Shanghai, Tokyo and Osaka. Our idea was to adhere to the brand’s existing combination of simplicity and functionality […]


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aLL Design
Testbed


Testbed1: implicitly a place for testing. For testing… what exactly? A wisp of a thought, a nugget of an idea, the beginning of a dream. In this space, a vast and meandering room that started its trajectory as part of a dairy warehouse, a group of innovative and sympathetic minds are huddling together to throw […]


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Denizen Works Ltd.
House No. 7


We were commissioned in October 2010 to produce a design for a new house on the site of a ruined, B-listed black-house on the Isle of Tiree on the west coast of Scot­land. We developed a concept that comprises two houses, a Living-house and a Guesthouse, linked by a Utility wing. Together the elements combine […]


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Dom Arquitectura
Fulham Flat Refurbishment


Located in Fulham, we founded this flat which had a very old-fashioned interior and needed of new electrics and decoration. We try to make a state of the art new maisonette out of an small space. Main access is by ground floor, where there is also a small garage. Walking up stairs to the second […]


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Paul Davis + Partners
21 Wapping Lane


Paul Davis + Partners ignites the regeneration of Wapping with its new residential scheme. Paul Davis + Partners’ just completed, largely residential and mixed-use scheme, looks set to act as a catalyst for the regeneration of the historic dockland area of Wapping in east London. 21 Wapping Lane, a high quality development for Ballymore, consists […]


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Foster + Partners
Thames Hub Update


The Foster + Partners team has submitted a detailed response to the Airports Commission’s call for evidence, addressing surface access, costs, delivery and an analysis of the environmental, economic and social impacts of a new airport on the Isle of Grain in the Thames Estuary. Increasing hub capacity in the South East is vital in […]


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Landini Associates
T2 Shoreditch


It was only recently that Australia gave the British yet another lesson in cricket, now they’re giving them a lesson in tea. Landini Associates has again teamed up with iconic Australian tea brand, T2, to launch the company’s first international store in London. Situated in the heart of Shoreditch’s Redchurch Street, the space features a […]


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aLL Design
The Doodle Bar


The Doodle Bar is a space where people have the freedom to enjoy a good scribble, have a drink and hook up with some fellow doodlers. It welcomes all idle hands to their space on the banks of the Thames which has retained the industrial charm of its former life as a Victorian dairy and […]


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Design Engine
Oxford Brookes University John Henry Brookes and Abercrombie Building


Purpose In the context of historic piecemeal development, the need to address the campus as a whole was recognised. This was then enabled by the production of a masterplan in 2007. Originating as a standalone student centre, the concept was developed to more fundamentally and visibly connect the existing campus, and in doing so provide […]


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Avery Associates Architects
400 Hall Repton School Theatre


The Design Philosophy: Architects have long sought to understand what makes one shape more pleasing than another. The square, double square and golden rectangle have stubbornly re-surfaced in treatises of aesthetics since the time of Plato. Leonardo de Vinci’s Vitruvian Man (1490) is perhaps the most recognisable visualisation, followed much later by Le Corbusier’s Modulor […]


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Speirs + Major
Tunnel Light Art Wall, Kings Cross


Speirs + Major have conceived and guided the creation of a new illuminated lightwall in King’s Cross, designed to enrich the experience of the pedestrian tunnel that connects King’s Cross St Pancras Underground station with the Chipperfield-designed One Pancras Square. Following their long-standing involvement in the development of the King’s Cross Central area, the development […]


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10 Restaurants with Ingenious Designs You Have to Visit!


Tired of the same old boring decor when you go out for a late night dinner? Are you a traveller and don’t know where to stop for a quick bite? We have the solution for you! We present to you the best restaurants with mind blowing interior design from across the world to make your […]


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Gerry Judah
Great War Commemorative Sculptures at St. Paul’s Cathedral


Gerry Judah’s twin sculptures in the nave of St Paul’s Cathedral have been erected to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the First World War. Their white cruciform shapes evoking the meticulously maintained war graves of northern France and further afield, in fact represent an utterly contemporary questioning of the continued need for […]


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Make Architects
Cherry Orchard Road


Cherry Orchard Road is a mixed use development that will reinvigorate Croydon and provide a new way of living in London. The existing urban characteristics of Croydon are rejuvenated to provide four distinctive buildings within the parameters of the East Croydon Masterplan. The proposals include a landmark 55-storey residential tower which will establish a sense […]


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DOS Architects
MAD office


DOS architects’ latest creation is a stunning design for the start-up creative agency MAD London, headed by Jefferson Hack, founder of Dazed & Confused magazine. DOS’ intervention was to design the top 2 floors of this Industrial building in the ever trendy area of Old Street. The intention was to preserve the industrial character of […]


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Neil Dusheiko Architects
Islington House


Brief: The house was in a run down state and required considerable repair. Remodeled, it accommodates a family of five. Interconnectivity of spaces was important to the family, as was solidity and richness of materials and opening up to natural light. Creating a feeling of space and height was essential to the clients. They also did […]


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