1. Culture

Geffrye invites you into the home

Wright & Wright is turning the Geffrye Museum’s almshouses premises into the Museum of the Home. Painstaking research has been vital to create its period rooms

28 February 2020

  1. Intelligence

Mass customisation: MMC beyond boxes

With MMC shifting construction from the site to the factory, mass customisation offers variety. But how to manage it?

26 February 2020

  1. Products

Design tool could put architects back in the driving seat

Prototype from research into BIM-compatible support software gives real-time data on building performance to influence critical early design decisions

28 February 2020

Editor's cut

...or two. Grafton Architects’ Town House for Kingston University is all about space – light, breezes and outlooks. It helps you think

Kingston Hown House is a place for students to feel part of a community

Stephenson Studio has extended the Manchester-based orchestra’s church premises in brick and steel

Stephenson Studio's extension is a confident addition to Manchester

Architectural perspectives and trompe l'oeil are a feast for the eyes in British Baroque: Power and Illusion at Tate Britain

Shifting power and visual trickery at Tate Britain

The profession would do well to acknowledge this, and that the community they design for might have traditions of its own

Is the profession out of step with the communities it designs for?

The shutdown means all construction sites in China are closed, but staff at MAD’s Beijing office are working from home and hope for limited fallout for the business

Remote working comes to the rescue as experience shows all architects can

Kitchens and bathrooms

Geberit design for wall-hung ceramics offers architects and specifiers neat, tidy and easily accessible washroom solutions

Geberit design for wall-hung ceramics is acoustically optimised

Sphero's in-built technology reduces water usage and boosts cleanliness - plus the design comes in three sizes, making it a versatile choice for specifiers

Introducing Sphero: The innovative way to spend a penny

An underground Sanifos pump has been specified for an extension to an off-mains rural cottage

Underground pump solves off-mains drainage dilemma

At up to 1.8m metres long, the Superplan XXL brings super-sized, floor-level showering to the Nine Elms development

Superplan XXL shower surface specified at Nine Elms development

The architecture and interior design firm has fitted out its London HQ with Billi taps to fulfil all its hydration needs

Office refresh: Billi taps and dispensing systems at London office refit

Interiors and lighting

Recessed lighting not an option? The Delta Light system offers bold profiles, linear LEDs and spot and pendant modules that architects can combine and tailor to any project

Delta Light system builds network of LEDs, spots and pendants

A tailored lighting and ventilation design is at the heart of a new educational and community centre in Clackmannanshire

Lighting and ventilation brighten education and community centre

The latest vinyl floorcoverings to mimic wood, stone and ceramics offer specifiers all the beauty of the real thing with the added benefits of easy cleaning and lower costs

Where style meets function: Forbo vinyl floorcoverings

GTI Max flooring provides a quick and durable renovation option for high and heavy traffic areas and was the ideal solution for a soccer dome conversion in the Channel Islands

GTI Max flooring specified at Channel Islands activity centre

Washroom Washroom’s design team has delivered a fresh contemporary washroom facility at London's Camden Market influenced by vintage design

Washroom Washroom designs retro facilities at Camden Market

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