The Castle of Mey inside the Queen Mother’s beloved home in Scotland

A visit to Scotland in the first months of her widowhood encouraged The Queen Mother to buy and restore a castle. John...

Tikari Works squeezes Pocket House on site of former garage in London

Tikari Works has built a half subterranean home behind a timber screen, on a site that previously contained a garage in south London.

Craftworks inserts home with faceted modern gothic roof into abandoned chapel

Craftworks has added a vaulted ceiling and lower ground floor to a derelict chapel to create this south London house, which is the winner...

Coppin Dockray mixes contemporary and mid-century in renovation of Jørn Utzon’s Ahm House

A modernist house built by Danish architect Jørn Utzon in Hertfordshire, England, has been given a new life with a renovation by architecture studio Coppin Dockray.

Visitor centre on England’s coast built to withstand a century of rising seas.

The Lookout on the English seaside, designed by Hampshire County Council, has a slender mono-pitched roof and concrete fins that shelter it from the...

The Museum of Modern Art by Carlos Brillembourg

The only International style building in New York, The Museum of Modern Art of 1939, designed by Philip Goodwin and Edward Durrel...

A Day in Brasilia by Carlos Brillembourg

In 1956—shortly after his inauguration and before launching the competition for the new capital—Juscelino Kubitchek de Oliveira, president of Brazil, asked his...

Alberto Kalach by Jose Castillo

It’s 9:00 on a Tuesday night, and Alberto Kalach and I are on the second floor of the Taller de Arquitectura X...

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