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[27 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

The design for Los Angeles’ new Grand Avenue project will be driven forward by veteran architect Frank Gehry, if city officials approve the plans. His ideas are “significantly more exuberant and suggestive of LA culture” than the others that made the shortlist, latimes.com reveals and after much consideration, the Related Cos (the firm behind the […]

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[17 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]

The Pint, The Cheesegrater, The Gherkin…not kitchen contents but ingenious nicknames for brilliantly innovative buildings. The UK capital’s skyline is continuously evolving, and its stars both old and new are shining bright. Here are five of the best modern architectural icons that have helped transform London: The Pint (or ‘Walkie Talkie’): 20 Fenchurch Street When […]

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[18 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]

The famed Sainsbury Centre located at the University of East Anglia, created by architect Norman Foster, has been awarded grade II listing by Ed Vaizey. Image source The minister for culture, communications and creative industries made the announcement over the festive period; attributing the move to the building being “by any standards, a modern classic”. […]