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Architectural historian Kerry John Downes, 1930 – 2019

Architectural historian whose ground-breaking publications on the English Baroque helped save buildings and secure the reputation of Wren’s assistant of genius, Nicholas Hawksmoor

12 September 2019

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An exhibition about architect Léon Stynen’s surprising work in London Docklands
Different routes to sustainability at the Summer Show

Eye Line winners 2018

An act of architectural atonement in smeared charcoal and a 'postmodern multilingual' museum for Mies

Doors and windows

The Senior Architectural Systems aluminium range offers low U-values, slim profiles and a range of opening types

Senior's Pure aluminium windows offer maximum design flexibility

Ridgeglaze and Flushglaze fixed rooflights have been specified on a project that creates a bold connection with the outdoors while protecting against the elements

The art of daylighting: Ridgeglaze and Flushglaze rooflights

The composite glazing manufacturer's RIBA CPD materials cover everything architects need to know about window specification, whatever the sector and regulatory context

Velfac CPD: All you need to know about window specification

BIM modelling allows architects to download data and test the benefits of LLumar window film in commercial projects

LLumar solar control window film harnesses BIM modelling

The Rooflight Company is the only manufacturer of rooflights with a unique insulated kerb detail that delivers a whole-unit U-Value of 1.3Wm2K

Rooflight Company offers frameless, unobtrusive window solution

Kitchens and bathrooms

Classic Duo and Puro designs have been fitted in the master bathrooms at Barratt London's Sugar Quay development

Classic Duo and Puro baths at Barratt London development

The luxury bathroom designer and manufacturer has launched the latest model in its AquaClean shower toilet range

Geberit extends AquaClean shower toilet range

The global quartz surfaces manufacturer’s latest launch is a new addition to its award-winning Metropolitan collection

Caesarstone unveils Primordia engineered quartz

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

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

Underground pump solves off-mains drainage dilemma

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