A series of paintings by Tomasz Trzupek commissioned to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Polish practice JEMS.
Karin Borghouts: KMSKA Renovation
Photographs of Antwerp’s Royal Museum of Fine Arts, KMSKA, under construction.
Karin Borghouts: Cooking in a Pink Kitchen
A photographic investigation of the Fierenshoven Complex in Antwerp.
Niall McCullough: The Art of the Possible - Irish Architecture in Transit
A short text by the architect Niall McCullough on interventional architecture.
James Brittain: Photographing the Painted Hall
Architectural photographer James Brittain on documenting this restored masterpiece in the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich.
Luca Galofaro: Writing by Images, Thinking by Images
“Collages are for me the shape of an idea, the story of a journey, a way of putting thoughts together.”
Danila Tkachenko: The Living Dead
Interview - March 2019
34/44 Architects: Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Photographs of 1:20 scale physical models.
Ambient: The Restoration of Ljubljana Castle
A selection of technical drawings from the archive of Slovenian bureau Ambient d.o.o.
Fred Scott: Building on the Built
Transcript of a talk, by the author of On Altering Architecture, given in May 2016 for the first Building on the Built event in London’s Kings Cross.
Francis Matthews: Urban Materials
Interview - February 2019
Aisling McCoy: and live the space of a door
A photographic investigation of Berlin’s Tempelhoff Airport.
Toby Parsloe: Berlin’s Tempelhoff
A short essay on the transformation of Berlin’s former airport.
Revisited: Habitat 67
A transcript of the talk given by James Brittain at the opening of his exhibition of photographs taken at Montreal’s Habitat 67, the residential complex designed by the Israeli-Canadian architect Moshe Safdie.
Carson and Crushell Architects
Interview - August 2018
Adolf Loos: Note on the Michaelerplatz House
“What is necessary as decoration should be honestly applied manually, which was the opinion of our old Baroque masters, in those happy times before there was any building law because each individual bore the law in his heart.”
OMMX: Changing Rooms
Case Study - Stele House
John Ruskin: On Restoration
“Neither by the public, nor by those who have the care of public monuments, is the true meaning of the word restoration understood.”
Fred Scott: On Interior Design
“Like the common cold, interior design, despite its prevalence, is lacking in definition.” A short essay by the designer, author and academic Fred Scott.
Christian Norberg-Schulz: Building in Old Settings
“Each building that we erect signifies a unique opportunity to rescue a part of our earth.”
Fred Scott: The Double Ecstasy of Altering Architecture
On Altering Architecture by Fred Scott - Review
Building on the Built: Jonathan Tuckey Design
An exhibition of the work of Jonathan Tuckey Design, Kings Cross 2016 and the first Building on the Built series of Talks.