img(height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=2939831959404383&ev=PageView&noscript=1")
  1. Buildings

Holloway Li adds rooftop restaurant extension to Shoreditch hotel

The low-impact steel-clad addition to the 18-year-old brick-clad building floats above the existing plant, explains practice co-founder Alex Holloway in the first in a new series on retail and hospitality

2 December 2022

  1. Products

PiP education webinar: lessons in how to aid learning

Some of the lessons learnt in educational buildings are not formally taught in classrooms. Michèle Woodger hears about ways that good design and materials have enhanced learning environments

2 December 2022

  1. Buildings

Catch of the day: Fish Island Village by Haworth Tompkins

The 588-home scheme by the London Olympics site also includes studios and coworking space in answer to concerns that the area’s rapid transformation is simply gentrification

1 December 2022

The Retreat competition 2022

David Russell Young and Henry Claymore Young's imagined future discovery of a series of modular structures dating from 2022 was overall winner of this year's West Fraser SterlingOSB Zero/RIBAJ competition

The imagined future discovery of new modular structures inside an existing one has won this year's West Fraser SterlingOSB Zero/RIBAJ competition

Rob Annable and Justin Pickard's design focuses on SterlingOSB Zero’s end-of-life material properties and how they can give something back to a fenland environment

Rob Annable and Justin Pickard's design focuses on SterlingOSB Zero’s very end-of-life material properties

Tom Birch and Elliot Nash's design is constructed twice over: a SterlingOSB Zero skin is used as shuttering for concrete, and then to wrap this concrete tower in a corridor of stepped floors

Tom Birch and Elliot Nash’s design uses SterlingOSB Zero as shuttering for concrete and then to intervene on the resulting tower

Ella Walklate, Reini Celmins, Alexander Vile and Adam Spreckley’s design, based on Glasgow's pigeon lofts,   creates 10, single-occupancy SterlingOSB Zero frame structures on the banks of the Forth and Clyde Canal

Ella Walklate, Reini Celmins, Alexander Vile and Adam Spreckley’s design is based on Glasgow's pigeon coops

This year's SterlingOSB Zero competition asked architects to design a country escape for up to 10 people, inspired by Giovanni Boccaccio’s Decameron

This year's SterlingOSB Zero competition asked architects to design a country escape for up to 10 people

Interiors

Specify a new range of 'chip on board' strip lights for a subtle high-quality wash of dot-less illumination

Create a subtle high-quality wash of dot-less illumination

Sprinklers, smoke alarms, PIR sensors and more can be slotted into this light fitting for clutter-free, streamlined ceilings

Six safety features can be slotted into this innovative downlight

Elegant LH-42 seating can be seen in many notable buildings, including Níall McLaughlin Architects' Master's Field pavilion at Balliol College, Oxford

Elegant LH-42 seating looks right at home in Balliol College pavilion

With more colours and a reformulation, interior designers now have even more ways to mix and match bold shades and graduated neutrals across a room

More colours to choose from for your interior design projects

Architects are looking for easy-to-apply acoustic finishes that dampen noise reverberation and improve ambience without compromising design

Architectural acoustic finishes: Serenity without design compromise

Opportunities Hub: Find the projects worth bidding for

Want to rejuvenate a Bournemouth shopping district, design a perky perch for Royal London Docks or masterplan a university estate strategy? These are the latest architecture contracts and competitions from across the industry

  1. Buildings

Schmidt Hammer Lassen reads the library anew

Danish practice's monolithic Shanghai Library East on the edge of the city’s Century Park combines intimate reading zones for individual immersion with pavilions and atria spaces that celebrate life, connection and spectatorship

25 October 2022

David Leech Architects turns two flats into one out-of-the-ordinary home

David Leech layered historic traces with familiar tropes and playful details to re-imagine the ordinary in this conversion in leafy north London

RIBA Jobs

Architect

  • London (West), London (Greater)
  • TBA

Design Coordinator / Architectural Technician / Architectural Technologist, London

  • London (Central), London (Greater)
  • Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits

Part II Architectural Assistant / Architectural Technologist

  • London (Central), London (Greater)
  • Commensurate on Experience

Senior Urban Designer 

  • Bristol (City Centre), Bristol
  • Commensurate on Experience

Experienced Part 3 Architects needed with Revit Experience

  • London (Central), London (Greater)
  • Negotiable dependent upon experience

Architect/Job Runner, Essex

  • Essex
  • Competitive salary based on experience